Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Shelbyville  News
Wednesday, January 2, 1952
          John Driscoll,  former resident of this city, died at the Foreman Nursing Home near Fountaintown Tuesday night.  He was 56 years of age and had been a patient at the nursing home since September.
          Survivors include the widow,  Helen Driscoll,  and a brother,  Ray Driscoll.
          Further details and funeral arrangements will be announced by the Carmony Funeral Home in this city.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Wednesday November 28, 1934
Page 1
        TO  A. J. DRISCOLL
Funeral Rites Friday 2 P.M.
Fairland Christian Church
for Fairland Resident
WIDOW  AND            
          Andrew Jackson “Jack” Driscoll, 74, passed away at his home in Fairland at 2:30 o’clock this morning.  Paralysis was the cause of death, Mr. Driscoll having suffered three strokes.
          He was born in Kentucky February 14, 1860, the son of  Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Jackson Driscoll, Sr.  The deceased came to this county with his parents when nine years of age and had resided near Fairland until his death.  On May 25, 1887, he was married to  Miss Laura B. Colclazier, who survives.  Mr. Driscoll was a member of the local Pentecostal church.
          Besides the widow, he leaves nine children,  James D. Driscoll  and  Mrs. V.W. Gill, both of Fairland;  Chester,  John  and  Clarence Driscoll, of Shelbyville;  Mrs. B. B. Lynch  and  Mrs. Annabel Swango, of Rochester, Indiana;  Andrew Jr.  and  Lelie, both at home; nineteen grandchildren, one great grandchild and one sister,  Mrs. Lucinda Wells  of Fairland.
          Funeral services will be held at the Fairland Christian Church Friday afternoon at 2:00 o’clock with the Rev. Arville Owens, pastor of the Vine street M.P. Church officiating.  Interment will be on the family lot in the Fairland cemetery in charge of C.F. Fix & Son, funeral directors.
Contributed by Barb Huff

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