Shelby County Indiana
The Shelbyville Republican
Mrs. Etta M. Pond, 81, wife of Henry Pond, died at her home six miles south of thie city on the Thompson pike at 11:15 a.m. Sunday following an illness of a year and a half.
Monday, September 4, 1944
MRS. ETTA M. POND
SUCCUMBS AT HOME
Funeral Will Be Held Tues-
Born in Marion, Shelby county, Nov. 26, 1864, she was the daughter of Leander and Anna Kennedy. Her mother was from a Quaker family near Carthage. Mr. and Mrs. Pond were married April 7, 1885. She was a member of the First Methodist Church.
Surviving are the husband; one daughter, Mrs. Anna Zemer, Indianapolis; four sons, Clarence Pond, Shelbyville; Earl, Los Angeles, Cal.; Clyde, Michigan City and Elmer of Washington township; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild. A daughter, Carrie Helen died in infancy.
Funeral services will be held in the Morris H. Sleeth mortuary at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday with Dr. J. W. McFall officiating. Burial will be in the family lot in Forest Hill. Friends may call at the funeral home after 2 p.m. today.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming
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