|Birth: ||Feb. 1, 1854|
|Death: ||Mar. 28, 1929|
CORNWELL, Harrison, Springs Valley Herald (April 4, 1929) Death Notice
Harrison Cornwell, died Thursday, March 28th, at his home on one of the suburbs of French Lick which is known as Lewisville. Death was due to apoplexy. Mr. Cornwell was 75 years and 29 days old at death. Funeral services were conducted at Highland Chapel, Sunday afternoon by Rev. Nash Eskridge. The members of his immediate family who survive are an aged widow, two daughters, Belle and Mrs. Martha Charles, and two sons, Charles and James.
Springs Valley Herald (April 18, 1929) Obituary
Harris Cornwell, son of Mr. and Mrs. Morgan Cornwell, was born February 1, 1854. He departed this life March 29, 1929 at the age of 75 years, 1 month and 28 days.
On March 20, 1873 he was united in marriage to Miss Mary Catherine Story. To this union seven children were born: James W. lives at West Baden; Martha A., French Lick; Charles M., French Lick; Rosie B., Cincinnati, Ohio; and Mary F., Alice L. and Everett L. preceded.
In February 1892 he was converted and became one of the charter members of the Highland M. E. Church.
He was a loving husband and companion, a good kind father always working hard to provide well, a friend and neighbor. Yes, a good man had been taken from us a great loss. But may we say from the heart, not my will, but thy will be done and remember our loss is His gain.
He leaves to mourn his death his wife, Mrs. Harris Cornwell, four children, nine grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren and a number of other relatives and friends.
CARD OF THANKS
We wish to thank the neighbors and friends for their kindness and sympathy during the illness and death of our beloved husband and father, the undertaker, W. V. Ritter, for the floral offerings and Rev. Eskridge, Rev. Atkinson and Rev. Barnes. Mrs. Harris Cornwell and Children.
Mary Catherine Story Cornwell (1853 - 1932)
Martha Ann Cornwell Charles (1870 - 1936)*
James William Cornwell (1874 - 1944)*
Charles Morgan Cornwell (1880 - ____)*
Everett Lee Cornwell (1885 - 1909)*
Lucinda Alice Cornwell (1888 - 1904)*
Highland Chapel Cemetery
West Baden Springs
Created by: Cindy Cornwell McCachern
Record added: May 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37135155