Shelby  County  Indiana
Obituaries

Nugent


The  Shelbyville  News
Monday August 11, 1969
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DEATH  CLAIMS  SAMUEL  NUGENT
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Samuel E. Nugent,  74, R.R.1, St. Paul, died at Major Hospital at 3:34 p.m. Sunday after sustaining a cerebral hemorrhage.  Failing health for 1˝ years.
Resident of St. Omer for 25 years since moving there from Geneva, Mr. Nugent was a retired employee of the Sta-Tite Smath Co. and a veteran of World War I.
Services at Westside Wesleyan Church, of which he was a member, Rev. Ralph Mayo officiating.  Burial Lewis Creek Baptist Cemetery.  Carmony Funeral Home.
Born in Shelby county December 1, 1894, s/o  Alexander  and  Elva (James) Nugent.  On August 25, 1912, he married  Margaret E. Hamilton  who survives.
Also surviving are three sons,  Samuel Nugent Jr.,  Westport,  Robert Nugent,  Crystal Lake, Ohio, and  Meredith Nugent,  St. Omer; two daughters,  Mrs. W.A. (Elsie) Poe,  Evansville, and  Mrs. John (Sarah) Garlitch,  St. Omer; two brothers,  Thomas Nugent,  Flat Rock, and  Arthur Nugent,  Franklin, Tennessee, 20 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.  Two sons, a brother and a sister preceded in death.
Contributed by Barb Huff  for Linda Nugent Fuller
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming


The  Houston  Chronicle
Date of death-September 16, 1967
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          NUGENT - James Albert Nugent, 64, 13426 Louisville Street, passed away Saturday.  Member of Christian Church, American Federation Employees Local Union 1550.  Survivors:  Wife, Mrs. Bernice Nugent, Houston; daughters,  Mrs. Thelma Heard, Houston,  Mrs. Linda Fuller, Cleveland, Tx.; sisters, Mrs. Leona Bramwell, Indianapolis, Ind., Mrs. Mabel Lady, Acton, Ind.; Brother, Cecil Bentley, Milford, Ill.; five grandchildren; number of nieces and nephews.  Funeral services 10 a.m. Thursday, Glendale Chapel, with the Rev. Edmond Pendleton officiating.  Interment South Memorial Park Cemetery.  Glendale Funeral Home, 1015 Federal Road, GL 3-6373.
Note: James Albert Nugent was born in London, Indiana.  Cecil Bentley was my father's brother, he was born Cecil Nugent but was adopted from the orphanage at a very young age, by a couple with the last name of Bentley - LNF.
Submitted by Linda Nugent Fuller


The  Shelbyville  Republican
Thursday June 9, 1949
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RITES  TOMORROW  FOR  SHELBY  COUNTY  NATIVE
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(Friday June 3)
          Funeral services for  George T. Nugent, 83, Shelby county native, will be held at the home at 1120 Union St. in Columbus at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, it was learned here today.
          Mr. Nugent died at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at his home after being ill for three years and bedfast since last October.  Rev. A. F. Byrn of Lewis Creek will conduct the last rites and burial will be in Garland Brook cemetery in Columbus.
          A farmer and road contractor, Mr. Nugent had resided in Columbus for the past 45 years.  Survivors include a sister,  Mrs. Gertrude Johnson,  Shelby county, the widow,  Mrs. Mary Jane Nugent  and six children,  Ernest,  Ramey,  Millard  and  John Nugent  and  Mrs. Richard McClintic,  all of Columbus, and  Clyde Nugent  of Grammar.
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The  Shelbyville  Republican
Friday February 4, 1938
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DIES  AT  HOME
Mrs. Lillie Nugent, 72, Dies at Geneva
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          Mrs. Lillie Dale Nugent, 72, wife of  Alex Nugent, died at 5 p.m. Thursday at her home in Geneva, after an illness of several years.  Her condition became serious two weeks ago.
          Mrs. Nugent had been a resident of Geneva for the past fifteen years.  She was born in Shelby township January 31, 1866 the daughter of  Julius  and  Mary Mildred Benson, pioneer residents of Shelby county.
          She was married to Mr. Nugent thirty-three years ago and four children were born. Two survive.  They are  Clarence  and  Arthur G. Nugent, at home. Survivors also include three step-sons,  Thomas J. Nugent,  Shelby county,  Samuel  of Shelbyville and  Mrs. Emma Bush,  of Columbus; eleven grandchildren; and one great grandchild.
          She was a member of the Geneva M. E. Church, where funeral rites will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday with the Rev. Gladys Marsh officiating.  Burial will be in the Lewis Creek Baptist cemetery in charge of Loren E. Murphy, funeral director.
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The  Shelbyville  Republican
Tuesday November 24, 1936
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RITES  HELD
Funeral of Charles Omer Nugent Is Conducted
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          Funeral rites for  Charles Omer Nugent, who died at the Major hospital at 1:30 o'clock Monday afternoon will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Mt. Gilead Baptist church at Smithland, of which he was a member.
          The Rev. John Kreig, pastor of the Marietta M.P. church, will officiate and burial will be in the Miller cemetery in charge of Harry Bennett, funeral director.
          Mr. Nugent was born in Shelby county August 9, 1861, being at the time of death 75 years old.  Death was caused by pneumonia.
          Survivors are the children:  Mrs. Eunice Schuler, Shelbyville;  Mrs. Elbert Stevens, Shelbyville;  Mrs. Goldie Barth, Terre Haute;  Mrs. Mabel Anderson, Beech Grove;  Mrs. Lena Bramwell, Milford, Illinois and  Albert Nugent, Indianapolis.  One daughter, Mrs. Addie Sullivan, preceded him in death by a few months.  One brother, Filander Nugent, of Shelby township, also survives.
          Friends may call at the Bennett funeral home any time until the hour of the funeral.
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The  Shelbyville  Republican
Monday February 24, 1936
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MRS.  TAYLOR'S  BROTHER  DIED;
FUNERAL  TUESDAY
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          Funeral services for John Nugent, who died at his home in Johnson county Saturday night, will be conducted at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon at the Lewis Creek Baptist church.  Burial will be in the church cemetery.
          Mr. Nugent is survived by three children, Mrs. Carl Bass, Mrs. James Barnes and Harry Nugent; two brothers, George Nugent, of Hartsville, Alex, of Geneva; and three sisters, Mrs. Willis Maple, of Westport, Mrs. Otis Johnson and Mrs. Alice Taylor of Shelby county.
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The  Shelbyville  Republican
Tuesday January 3, 1922
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WILLIAM  NUGENT
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Former Shelby County Man
Died At Lett's Corner Tuesday
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          William Nugent, age seventy years, died Tuesday morning at his home in Lett's Corner in Decatur county.  The cause of his death was typhoid fever.  Mr. Nugent lived on what is known as the  “Bill” Henry  farm, on the Columbus pike, previous to his moving to Decatur county some twelve years ago.  Mrs. Nugent died five weeks ago.  Six children now survive the father, four of whom reside in this county.  Funeral arrangements had not been made this afternoon.  The funeral will be held at Winchester church, probably on Thursday.
[Buried Winchester Cemetery]
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The  Shelbyville  Republican
Saturday August 5, 1916
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          Wesley Nugent  died at eight-fifteen o'clock Friday morning at the county farm, of chronic heart trouble.  He was sixty-eight years old.  Funeral services were held at ten o'clock this morning at the infirmary, with burial in the cemetery at the farm.
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The  Shelbyville  Republican
Saturday, August 9, 1913
Page 2 column 4
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DEATHS  AND  FUNERALS
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          Mrs. Mary Ann Nugent, aged about eighty-four years, died at her home in the northwest part of Marion township Saturday morning at four o'clock.  Her death was the result of a stroke of paralysis which she suffered about two weeks ago.  The attack was a light one, but because of her enfeebled condition she was unable to withstand the shock.
          She was married to  Jefferson Nugent  in 1859.  Mr. Nugent died in 1877.  Three children were born to the union, two of whom survive.  They are  William, of Indianapolis, and  John, who resides with his mother.  Five grandchildren also survive.
          The funeral services will be held at Liberty church, Rev. Lydy  officiating, Sunday morning at eleven o'clock.  Interment will be made in the Liberty cemetery in Marion township, in charge of Marshall G. Tindall.
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The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday, June 30, 1910
Page 8
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          The funeral services of  Edna Nugent, of Moral township, whose death was announced in the Democrat yesterday, will be held at the late home tomorrow morning at ten o'clock.  Interment will be made in the London cemetery, in charge of Stewart & Fix.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming


The  Shelbyville  Republican
Monday January 27, 1908
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DEATHS – FUNERALS
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          William Nugent  died at his home in Moral township Sunday morning, the result of consumption.  A wife and seven children survive him.  Funeral services will be held at the M. E. church in London Tuesday at 1 o'clock, Rev. James Hughes officiating.  Interment in the London cemetery in charge of Stewart & Fix.
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A  Shelbyville  Newspaper
Thursday, January 19, 1905
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          George W. Nugent  died at the home of his daughter and son-in-law,  Mr. and Mrs. Otis Johnson,  in Shelby township, at 2 p.m., Wednesday, January 18, aged seventy-four years eleven months and twenty-six days.  His wife having died several years ago, he is survived only by his children, all of whom are grown.  They are  William H.,  James M.,  Alexander,  Charles  and  John Nugent,  and  Mrs. Lottie Maple,  Mrs. Alice Taylor  and  Mrs. Gertrude Johnson.  The deceased was a veteran of the civil war.  The funeral was held at the Union M. E. church of Waldron circuit, of which society he has long been a member, at 2:30 p.m., Thursday, January 19th.  Rev. Bean will officiate.  Edwards and Hageman in charge.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming


The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday April 16, 1903
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DIED
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          Elva E.,  wife of  Alexander Nugent,  died at her home in Shelby township Tuesday night, April 14th, of lung trouble.  She was 42 years of age.  She leaves a husband, two sons, one daughter and a large circle of friends to mourn her loss.  Funeral services will be held in the Lewis Creek Baptist Church at 10 o'clock Thursday morning, April 16th, Rev. Mr. Everson officiating.  Interment in the Lewis Creek Baptist cemetery, in charge of Marshall G. Tindall.
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Ibid.
Thursday April 23, 1903
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          The funeral of  Mrs. Elva Nugent  occurred at ten o'clock a.m. at the Lewis Creek Baptist church.  The funeral was largely attended.  Mrs. Nugent was a patient sufferer, bearing her long illness in a truly Christian manner.  The family have the sympathy of the entire community in this their saddest affliction.  The following ladies acted as pallbearers:  Mrs. Sallie Hendricks,  Mrs. Lennie Lemasters,  Mrs. Kate Firsich,  Mrs. Mary Hirschauer,  Mrs. Minnie Boger.  Rev. Mr. Everson officiated.  Marshall Tindall, funeral director.
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The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday December 11, 1890
Page 3 column 2
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          Elizabeth,  wife of  William H. Nugent,  died at her home in Shelby township at 6 o'clock a.m. Monday December 8th, age 42 years.  The funeral services were at Winchester church at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Rev. John Reece officiating.  Cummins & Edwards, funeral directors.
[Buried Winchester Cemetery]
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The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday March 28, 1889
Page 3 column 1
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          Emma, wife of  Homer Nugent  died at her home in London, Monday evening, age twenty-four years.  The remains were interred in the London cemetery at 10 o'clock on Wednesday morning. D. B. Wilson, funeral director.
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Shelby County Marriages
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Hattie E[mma] Surber Omer Nugent
September 4, 1885
Book 12 page 543
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The  Shelbyville  Volunteer
Thursday January 24, 1878
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DEATHS
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          NUGENT—Today January 23rd, 1878, at her residence in this, Addison township,  Susan,  wife of  George Nugent.  Remains were interred Wednesday at 11 o'clock p.m. at the Ripley Church.
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