The  Shelbyville  News
Thursday April 30, 1992
Dorothy A. Crampton, 88, Shelbyville, died Tuesday, April 28, 1992, at Major Hospital. 
Born October 30, 1903, in Laurel, d/o  Eddie Grant and Stella (Cole) Cross.
August 13, 1924, married  Edgar S. Crampton, who preceded her in death on November 21, 1969.
Member of the First United Methodist Church of Gwynneville.
Survivors include a daughter, Anna Lou Crampton, Shelbyville; and sisters, Louise Ruth McCord, Lincoln, Nebraska, and  Letha Stone, Indianapolis.
A son, two sisters and a brother preceded her in death.
Carmony-Ewing Funeral Home, with private graveside services at Asbury Cemetery, Morristown.
Contributed by Barb Huff by Cyd Crampton
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  News
November 21, 1969
          Edgar S. Crampton, 71, R.R.4, Shelbyville, died following a coronary attack at Indianapolis this morning.
          Services will be announced by the Ewing Mortuary.
          Survivors include the widow,  Mrs. Dorothy Crampton,  and a daughter,  Miss Anna L. Crampton,  both of R.R. 4; one sister,  Mrs. Ruth Allison,  Indianapolis, and one brother,  John C. Crampton,  White Bear Lake, Minn.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  News
Tuesday, June 12, 1956
Rites Held For Ex-City Woman
Mrs. Minnie Belle Crampton, 84, former resident of Shelbyville, died in Columbus Monday.
Native of Kentucky.
Resided in Hope [Bartholomew County] for past three years.
Survived by husband  Everett Crampton.
Sister of  Mrs. Lelia Stiers  of Shelbyville.
Contributed by Cyd Crampton

The  Shelbyville  News
Saturday July 21, 1951
Gwynneville Woman, 89, Dies at Nursing Home
           In failing health for about one year, Mrs. Jennie V. Crampton, 89, resident of the Gwynneville community for many years, died at the Land Nursing Home in Morristown Friday afternoon.
            The daughter of  John and Angeline (Shuggart) Cox, she was born June 2, 1862.  She was married to  William E. Crampton  who died September 6, 1933.
            Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Harley [Ruth] Allison of Fountaintown, two sons, John Crampton  of Hugo, Minnesota, and  Edgar Crampton, of Shelbyville, one brother, Ben A. Cox  of Chadwick and two grandchildren.
            Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Monday at the L.V. Hauk Funeral Home in Morristown, with Rev. Roy Laswell officiating.  Burial will be in Asbury cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home at any time. Contributed by Barb Huff by Cyd Crampton

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Monday February 1, 1943
Page 1 column 1
Jack Keith Crampton, Age 13, Is Instantly Killed By Truck
On U.S. Highway 52 Near Home
Horse Frightened By Truck Throws Boy In Front of Approaching Vehicle
          Jack Keith Crampton, 13, son of Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Crampton, of east of Morristown, was instantly killed Saturday when the horse he was riding threw him in the path of a gasoline transport truck on U.S. highway 52, near his home.
           A Standard Oil truck, which was driven by Joe McLain, 36, of 2633 east Eighteenth street, Indianapolis, was going west and the Crampton boy was riding east when the horse apparently became frightened at the truck and threw the boy.  The accident occurred one mile east of Morristown.
           The boy suffered brain concussion, cuts and many bruises, according to Paul Fix, coroner.
           The Crampton boy was born April 7, 1929 in Shelby county.  He attended school in Morristown where he was in the eighth grade. He was a member of the Gwynneville United Brethern church, Boy Scouts and the Rushville Riding club.
           Surviving besides the parents, are a sister, Anna Lou; the grandparents, Mrs. and Mrs. Grant Cross  and  Mrs. Crampton, all of Gwynneville.
           Funeral services will be conducted at the U.B. church in Gwynneville at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday with the Rev. J. A. L. Shaw, pastor of the church, officiating. Burial will be in Asbury cemetery in charge of L. V. Hauk.
Contributed by Barb Huff by Cyd Crampton

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Thursday September 7, 1933
Page 1 column 2
---------- William E. Crampton, East Of Morristown,
Is Dead After Long Illness
          William E. Crampton, of two miles east of Morristown, died at 11:30 o’clock Wednesday night at the William Major hospital in this city.  Death was caused by a complication of diseases and followed a long illness.
           At the time of the death the deceased was seventy-four years old.  Mr. Crampton was a well-known farmer in the Morristown community, moving there eleven years ago.  He was a birthright member of the Friends church.
           Surviving are the widow, Mrs. Jennie V. Crampton; two sons, John Clyde Crampton, of St. Paul, Minnesota, Edgar Crampton, of near Morristown; a daughter Mrs. Ruth E. Allison, of Indianapolis and two grandsons.
           Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 o’clock Saturday afternoon at the home with the Rev. R. E. Ford, pastor of the United Brethern church at Gwynneville, officiating.  Burial will be in Asbury cemetery in charge of L. V. Hauk.
Contributed by Barb Huff by Cyd Crampton

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