Shelby County Indiana
The Shelbyville Republican
Elmer E. Barton, age 81, Waldron, died at
the W. S. Major hospital at 6:25 a.m. Tuesday after a year's illness of a complication of diseases. His condition had been serious for the past week.
Wednesday January 20, 1943
DEATH FOLLOWS LONG ILLNESS
Mr. Barton had resided in the Waldron community all his life and was a thresherman in the county for 34 years.
He was born in Waldron on August 22, 1861, the son of Frank and Mary M. (Newton) Barton. His closest relative is a nephew, Wilbur Berauer, of Waldron, at whose home funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. M. R. Kerr officiating.
Burial will be made in the VanPelt cemetery in charge of D. E. Carmony, of St. Paul. Friends may call at the Carmony funeral home until 5:00 p.m. today and after that at the Berauer home. Several cousins residing in the county survive.
Submitted by Barb Huff
The Indianapolis Star
SHELBYVILLE -- Mrs. Milleson Barton, 64, wife of Richard Barton, is dead in Noble Township. Her husband and two sons survive her.
May 13, 1915
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Contributed by Virginia Latta Curulla
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