The Shelbyville Republican
Seriously ill since suffering a stroke of paralysis on December 20, Mrs. Clara
Lillie May McCloud, age seventy-three, formerly of Waldron, died Sunday
night at 7:00 o’clock at the home of a sister, Mrs. Mahala McAhren, two
miles east of Middletown.
Tuesday February 4, 1947
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M’CLOUD RITES ON WEDNESDAY
Shelby County Resident Dies After Stroke
Mrs. McCloud was a lifelong resident of the Waldron community.
She was born
in Rush county on December 7, 1873, the daughter of Samuel and Elizabeth
(Houser) Isley. Her marriage to George McCloud took place in 1892 and
his death occurred in 1910. She was a member of the Waldron Methodist church.
Surviving with the sister at whose home she died are a sister,
Wilder, of Waldron, and several nieces and nephews.
Rites will be held Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the D.E. Carmony funeral home
in St. Paul with Rev. Amos Bastin, former pastor of Waldron, officiating. Burial
will be made in the Vienna [Rush County] cemetery. Friends may call at the
funeral home and are asked to omit flowers.
Contributed by Barb Huff