The Shelbyville Democrat
"Ill for the past six months, Mrs. Mary Frances (Byrum) Pilcher, age thirty-eight, a former local resident, died at the Methodist hospital in Indianapolis at 4:00 p.m. Friday. Her home was at 5250 Woodside Drive, Indianapolis.
Saturday, October 5, 1946
"DEATH OCCURS AT HOSPITAL
"Scott Byrum's Daughter Dies at Indianapolis
"Mrs. Pilcher was the daughter of Scott and Jessie (Briley) Byrum and was born here November 11, 1907. She was married 15 years ago to Dr. Jack Pilcher, an Indianapolis physician, and they became the parents of two daughters, Jacquelyn and Susan, both of whom survive with the husband and the father, Mr. Byrum, of this city.
"Funeral services will be held at the Flanner & Buchanan mortuary in Indianapolis at 1:00 p.m. Monday and burial will be made at Indianapolis."
Submitted by Rochelle Riordan