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Jacob Ezra Chowning
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Birth: Feb. 18, 1911
Death: Nov. 15, 1988
Portland
Jay County
Indiana, USA

Jacob Ezra Chowning,age 77,of 105 east Penn Street,Portland died Sunday afternoon at the Jay County Hospital,Portland.

He was born February 18,1911,Kokomo,Indiana.

He was the son of Hubert"HOWE"Chowning and Mary Watkins Chowning Ennis.He was married to Margret Rienhart on December 27,1930,and she survives.

He was a tool and die maker at Knolls Tool and die.He retired in 1973.

He was a member of the Masonic Lodge,Williamsburg,Indiana.

Surviving besides his wife are:

2 Sons:
Jerry E.(Ann)Chowning,Saratoga,Indiana.
Jack L.(Connie)Chowning,Portlan,Indiana.

6 Daughters:
Nancy(Kelly)Phillips,Logan,Ohio.
Janet(Raymond)Gentry,Portland,Indiana.
Mary Ruth(Jack)Moser,Bryant,Indiana.
Martha Jane(Ronald)Mock,Pennville,Indiana.
Margret"Pegg"(Hurbert)Hummel,Portland,Indiana.
Judy(Jesse)Yaney,Bryant,Indiana.

One sister;
Lois Guthrie,Connersville,Indiana

25 grandchildren
34 great grandchildren.

He was preceeded in death by his parents,his brothers and a son,Jesse Larry Chowning.

Fureral services were held 10 a.m Wednesday at the Baird-Freeman Furneral Home with Rev.Herschel Burkett officiating.There was a graveside service held at 1p.m at the Dale Cemetery,Connersville,Indiana.Burial followed.Calling hours were Tuesday 2pm - 5 pm and 7 pm - 9pm.


my grandfather died on my 16th birthday.


 
 
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 Spouse:
  Margaret Louise Rienhart Chowning (1910 - 1997)
 
 Children:
  Janet L Chowning Gentry (1922 - 2010)*
  Nancy C Chowning Phillips (1932 - 2014)*
  Jerry Ezra Chowning (1942 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Dale Cemetery
Connersville
Fayette County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Dianna Chowning Ansber...
Record added: Aug 26, 2006
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Jacob Ezra Chowning
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Jacob Ezra Chowning
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Jacob Ezra Chowning
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