The Shelbyville Republican
Nelson Cobbler, an aged and well known
resident of this city, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Curtis Wasson,
118 West Locust street at two-thirty o'clock this morning. Mr. Cobbler
was eighty-eight years, ten months and twelve days of age. Death was
caused from a complication of disease due to his advanced age. He had
been a life long resident of Shelby county.
NELSON COBBLER DIED THIS A.M.
NATIVE OF SHELBY COUNTY
PASSED AWAY AT HOME OF
FUNERAL SERVICE MONDAY
Besides the daughter,
Mrs. Wasson, he leaves one son, William Cobbler of Fairland,
six grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren to mourn his loss.
The deceased was twice
married, both companions having preceded him several years ago. He was a
member of the Fairland M. E. church for many years.
Funeral services will be
conducted at the Fairland M. E. church Monday afternoon at two o'clock, the
Rev. E. A. Boston, pastor of the church, officiating. Interment will be
made in the Fairland cemetery, Charles M. Ewing in charge.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming