THE SHELBYVILLE REPUBLICAN
Andrew Jackson Irwin, well known resident of Fairland, died at his home there this morning at seven o'clock. Mr. Irwin was fifty years, ten months and four days of age at the time he passed away. Death was caused from dropsy and leakage of the heart.
Thursday, February 23, 1922
ANDREW J. IRWIN DIED OF DROPSY
Death Caused From Dropsy And Leakage of Heart-Suffered For Months
HOLD FUNERAL SATURDAY
He was a member of the Holiness Christian Church at Hope and the Sons of Veterans of Fairland.
Mr. Irwin is survived by the widow, Bessie Irwin and four children, two sons, Charles Edward and William Arthur and two daughters, Dorothy Mae and Laura Ellen, father and mother, three sisters, Mrs. Hester May Towler and Mrs. Hosa Reed, all of Hope.
Funeral services will be held at the Fairland M.E. Church Saturday morning at ten o'clock, the Rev. Pickett officiating. Burial in Fairland Cemetery, Stewart & Fix in charge.
Submitted by Barb Huff for Florence Cornwell