Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday, August 7, 1941
Page 2, Column 6
Mrs. Jennie Power, 84, Succumbs Here
at Boling Convalescent Home
          Funeral services were held at Milroy today for  Mrs. Jennie Power, age eighty-four, who died here Saturday at the home of  Mrs. George Boling, 109 St. Mary's street, where she had made her home for the past three years.
          Surviving are five children, Clifford N. Power  and  Mrs. Mary Farlow, of Milroy;  Lyle Power, of Canton, N.Y.;  Mrs. Sylvia Long, of Franklin, and  Mrs. Frances Barnfield  of Royal Oak, Mich.
          In addition, there are four sisters, and one brother, W. R. Terhune, of this city.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday,  Mary 13, 1926
Page 3, column 2
          Funeral services for  Mrs. Lydia Powers,  widow of  J. W. Powers,  former clerk of the Shelby circuit court, who passed away recently at her home in St. Augustine, Fla., will be conducted at 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon from the Fairland Christian church, with the  Rev. Maynard F. Poland  officiating.  Burial will be in the Fairland cemetery in charge of Ralph J. Edwards, funeral director.
          Following her death, the body was placed in a receiving vault at St. Augustine, and will arrive in Fairland at 10:30 o'clock Saturday morning.
          Mrs. Powers had spent the greater part of her lifetime in the Fairland community, having gone last December to Florida for the benefit of her health.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

A  Shelby  County  Newspaper
Saturday, May 8, 1926
Services  For  Mrs.  Lyda  Powers,
at  Fairland  Church.
          Funeral services for  Mrs. Lyda Powers,  former resident of Fairland, who died recently at St. Augustine, Florida, where she had been making her home, will be held Sunday afternoon at three o'clock in the Christian church at Fairland.  Burial will be in the Fairland cemetery, Ralph J. Edwards in charge.  The body of Mrs. Powers is at the Edwards funeral home in West Broadway.  Friends may call there at any time.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Republican
September 8, 1925
Funeral Services for Forrest Powers
Conducted Today.
          Funeral services for  Forrest Powers,  who died Saturday at the Major hospital following an operation for appendicitis, were held this morning at ten-thrity o'clock at Redkey, near Portland, Ind., at the Methodist church.  Interment was made in Redkey cemetery, Charles M. Ewing of this city, in charge.
          Mr. Powers lived near Carthage and was quite well known in the north east part of Shelby county.  He was 42[?] years of age.  He leaves the wife,  Mrs. Eva Powers,  a son,  Ernest  and one daughter,  Vera.
Copied by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday, October 22, 1885
Page 2, column 4
          Word was received here Saturday announcing the death of  Mrs. Sallie Swango, of Fulton county.  Mrs. Swango was about sixty-four years of age and a former resident of this county, moving to the above named county about three years ago.  She was a sister of  Ben Farmbrough and  Millie Farley.
Submitted by Barb Huff

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