The  Shelbyville  Republican
Thursday April 21, 1910
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           Mrs. Irene Beynon, wife of Harry Beynon, died at her home, 259 West Taylor street, Wednesday night at 11 o’clock, after suffering for several days from spinal meningitis, her condition having been considered quite critical since the birth of her baby son two weeks ago Sunday.  Ever since that time the very best of medical attention had been given her.  Dr. Kimberling, a specialist from Indianapolis, having been called here in consultation with local physicians, but they could not save her life.  Mrs. Beynon was one of the city’s best women, and will be greatly missed by her relatives and many friends and associates.  Deceased was twenty-nine years of age and was a member of the West Street M.E. church.  She also belonged to the Degree of Pocahontas at Boggstown.  Besides her husband and aged mother, Mrs. Minerva Patty, she is survived by one brother and six sisters and her baby son.  The funeral services will be held at the West Street church Saturday morning at 10 o’clock, Revs. Scull and Jensen officiating.  Interment in the Fairland cemetery in charge of Stewart & Fix.  Remains may be viewed from 2 to 9 o’clock.
Contributed by Barb Huff for  Sue Robertaccio

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