Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Shelbyville  Republican
Thursday, July 14, 1938
Prominent Waldron Physician Succumbs; Funeral Saturday
          Dr. Daniel F. Randolph, prominent Waldron physician, died Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at his home.  Death was caused by a heart ailment.
          Dr. Randolph had been a resident of Waldron for the past forty-five years and practiced medicine there for twenty-five years, before his retirement twenty years ago.  He was exceedingly prominent in all civic affairs of the community.  The deceased was a charter member of the Waldron Baptist church and had been a Mason and Odd Fellow for fifty years.
          He was born at Spencer on March 27, 1853, the son of  Mr. and Mrs. David Randolph, and was eighty-five years, three months and nineteen days old at the time of death.  Dr. Randolph was twice married.  He was united with Alice Conover and to this union a son, Dr. Bernard Randolph, of this city was born.  Mrs. Randolph died in 1922.  The deceased was married in 1925 to Mrs. Clara Larrimore, who died in 1924.  Survivors besides the son are an adopted daughter, Miss Delores Randolph, at home, and two sisters, Mrs. Louisa Bell, of Battle Creek, Michigan, and Mrs. Elizabeth Carahoof, of Cincinnati.
          Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at the Waldron Baptist church, with the Rev. D. C. Rowlette, pastor, assisted by the Rev. S. G. Huntington.  Interment in charge of Charles M. Ewing will be made in Forest Hill Cemetery.
Submitted by Barb Huff for June Smith

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Thursday, September 5, 1929
Page 8, column 2
Thomas F. Randolph, Successful Shelby County Farmer,
Passes Away
          Thomas Frank Randolph, 70 years old, one of the most successful and well-known farmers in Shelby county, died at his home in Hendricks township Wednesday evening at 11:30 o'clock.  He had suffered from abscesses and blood poisoning for the last four months.
          Mr. Randolph was the son of  David F. and Mariah Randolph.  He was born in Owen county, near Spencer, March 11, 1859. For the last 33 years he had lived in Shelby county.  He was united with Miss Catherine Snepp in marriage on October 26, 1898.  Four children, all of whom survive were born to them; Frederick Randolph, of Hendricks township; Mrs. Mary Ellen Isgrigg,  Elmer F.  and  Renos F. Randolph, all at home.  Two grandchildren, George and Paul R. Isgrigg;  two sisters and a brother, Mrs. Louisa Bell of Battle Creek, Michigan,  Mrs. Elizabeth Carahoof of Hammond, Indiana and  Dr. D. F. Randolph, of Waldron, also survive, besides the widow.
          Mr. Randolph was a member of the Adventist church in Boggstown.  The funeral service will be held at the Second Mount Pleasant Baptist church at 10:30 o'clock Saturday morning following services at the home at 9:30 o'clock.  The Rev. F. A. Wright of Cicero and the Rev. Thomas Hubbard will officiate.  The interment will be in the Second Mt. Pleasant cemetery.  Friends may call at the home at any time until the hour for the funeral to see the remains.  C. F. Fix and Son are the funeral directors in charge.
Submitted by Barb Huff for June Smith

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