The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday  Mary 30, 1940
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ILLNESS  FATAL    
    TO  WOMAN, 74
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Rites Pending for Mrs.
Cora Musselman, Dead
After Extended Illness
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          Mrs. Cora Musselman, 74, wife of  William Musselman, died at her home west of Mt. Auburn at 9:30 o'clock Tuesday morning following an extended illness of complications.
          Mrs. Musselman, who was born in Johnson county in 1865, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Barnett, had lived in Shelby county for the past thirteen years.  She and Mr. Musselman celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of their wedding last July.  She attended the Mt. Auburn Christian church.
          Survivors with the husband are six sisters and two brothers:  Mrs. E. A. Nay, of Mt. Auburn;  Mrs. Ida Crandall  and  Mrs.  Milla Hamilton, of Indianapolis;  Mrs. Docia Lilliedale, of Akron, O.;  Mrs. Mamie Nelson, of Mt. Gregor, Minn.;  Mrs. Daisy Pickerel, of Trafalgar;  Humbolt Barnett of Ninevah and  Frank Barnett of Scottsburg.
          Funeral services will be held at the late home, the time to be announced later, following word from relatives.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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