Shelby County Indiana
Ayers / Ayres
The Shelbyville News
James A. Ayers, 88, Shelbyville died Saturday, May 8, 2010, Ashford
Place Health Campus, Shelbyville, Indiana.
Tuesday, May 11, 2010
Born March 2, 1922, Adair County, Ky., to Samuel and Beatrice (Breeding)
Married Jane McComas on March 5, 1948; she
Other survivors: daughter, Jana Ayers of Indianapolis.
Preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Nancy Cordray.
Lifelong resident of this area.
Owner of Dellekampís Parts Store for 30 years, retiring in 1979.
U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.
Member of the American Legion, Elks Lodge and Eagles Lodge.
Glenn E. George & Son
Funeral Home, 437 Amos Road, with
the Rev. Harvey Weaver officiating.
Burial: Forest Hill Cemetery
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming
A Shelbyville Newspaper
Mrs. Mary J. Ayers, aged resident of Waldron and widow of Lee Ayers, passed away at her home there Tuesday evening at four-thirty o'clock. Death was caused from apoplexy.
Wednesday, December 23, 1925
Mrs. Mary J. Ayers Succumbs
To Apoplexy During Wednesday
HOLD FUNERAL THURSDAY
the deceased was the daughter of Madison and Rhoda Chapman and was born March 12, 1846, her age being seventy-nine years, nine months and ten days. She was united in marriage to Mr. Ayers July 27, 1875, he having preceded her in death twelve years ago.
The deceased is survived by two daughters, Miss Grace Ayers at home and Mrs. Fred Kolkmeier north of Waldron. Another daughter, Mrs. Rhoda Archey passed away October 11, 1925. One brother, Robert Chapman of this city and two grandchildren are also left to mourn her loss.
Mrs. Ayers was a member of the Mt. Pisgah Baptist church where funeral services will be held Thursday afternoon at two-thirty o'clock, the Rev. C. B. Atkinson, of Waldron, officiating. Interment will be made in the church cemetery, Ralph J. Edwards in charge.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming
The Indianapolis Star
Shelbyville---- Mrs. Emma Ayers, 62 years old, wife of
Manford E. Ayers, is
dead at her home in St. Paul, from a complication of diseases. Besides the
husband, she leaves one daughter Miss Georgia Ayers.
July 18, 1923
Contributed by Janet McColley Franklin
The Shelby Democrat
F. M. Ayers, a carpenter at Fountaintown, was found dead Saturday afternoon. His death is supposed to have been caused from heart trouble.
Thursday August 22, 1895
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[Buried Fountaintown Cemetery]
Contributed by Barb Huff for T. J. Bruner
Note from T. J.: Francis Marion Ayers was born about 1839 at Jefferson
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