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Title: Obituaries Williamsport, IN. Warren Review - Thursday, October 10, 1895 Edition
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Mrs. Sylvia J. Fenters, wife of Ira Fenters, died at the home of her mother, Mrs. Brier, in Adams Township Sunday morning, Oct. 6th. The services conducted by the Rev. D. A. Rodgers of Pine Village, were held from the mother's residence Monday afternoon attended by a large crowd of mourning friends after which interment was made in Mound Cemetery. Deceased was 27 years, 5 months and 2 days old at the time of her death. Mrs. Fenters was an exemplary young woman and leaves a host of friends who mourn her death and greatly sympathize with the bereaved. An eulogy on the life and character of Ex-President John S. Grey was read by James A. Mount as follows: Mr. Grey was born in the month of June 1810; died August 13, 1895. In the year 1837 he moved to Montgomery County, Indiana and settled in the woods. He soon became a leader of his neighborhood and a progressive man and a master of good morals. Father Grey was one among the first who organized the Wabash Detective Association. This reading should have been heard to be apprciated. A gavel was presented to the president made from the stump of the tree under which the first Horse Theif Detective Association was organized 50 years ago. James A. Mount, Pres., in behalf of the organization, made the presentation speech. Ival, the infant sone of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hall, departed this life at six o'clock last Wednesday morning, after an illness of several weeks. The funeral services were conducted by Mrs. Miller at Foster Hill Church after which the remains were laid to rest in the Mound Cemetery.

Date: 10/10/1895
Origin: Warren Review extracted from microfilm
Author: Sharon Roberts
Record ID: 00003519
Type: Obituary
Source Archive: Williamsport-Washington Township Public Library
Date Entered: 4/8/2014
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Entered By: Chris Brown

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