Gramps ID E2002
Date 1927-12-15
Place Fulton Co, Indiana


Thursday, December 15, 1927

Mrs. Melinda FLANNERY, age 88, died at 11:30 Thursday morning at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Fred HEDNIGS, in Fulton, following a weeks illness with complications incident to old age.

The deceased, who was a life long resident of Fulton County, was born on October 15th, 1839 in the Olive Branch neighborhood and had lived in that community practically all of her life. She was the daughter of Richard and Elizabeth REED and is the last of the family of ten children.

Her husband, Patrick FLANNERY, was a member of the Olive Branch Church of which she was the oldest member.

Surviving are three daughrers, Mrs. Riva [Riza] FAIR, of Portland, Oregon, Mrs. Bertha MOYER [MOREY], of North Dakota and Mrs. Matilda MARTIN, of Lafayette. A step-daughter, Mrs. Grace DEWALD [DEWELLS], who lives in South Bend has been in Fulton for several days helping to care for the deceased.

Funeral arrangements have not been made.


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