|Birth: ||Oct. 26, 1854|
|Death: ||Mar. 30, 1923|
Mrs. Sarah F. Hackerd, age 68, a lifelong resident of the vicinity of Mulberry, died at 3:00 p.m. yesterday at her home in Mulberry. Complications incident to the infirmities of old age were responsible for her death. Mrs. Hackerd, who is the mother of Mrs. Howard Harshman of this city, had been in failing health for the past several months, but it was until six weeks ago that her condition became critical.
Mrs. Hackerd was born in Tippecanoe County on October 26, 1854, the daughter of Hamilton and Elizabeth R. (Platt) Yount. On December 8, 1872 she was married to Joseph Hackerd, the marriage ceremony taking place at Mulberry. She was a member of the Mulberry Methodist church and during her entire membership was known as one of the church's most tireless workers. She was also affiliated with the Mulberry Pythian Sisters.
Besides her husband she is survived by eight children. They are Mrs. Howard Harshman of this city, Miss Bess Brown of this city, Mrs. Richard Baker of Detroit, Mich., Beulah Hackerd residing at home, James, Benjamin and Hamilton of Clinton County, and Ross of this city. One sister and four brothers survive. They are Mrs. John L.(Emma Yount) Black, Henry Hackerd, Curtiss Hackerd. Melvin Hackerd and Marvin Hackerd.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Mulberry Methodist church with the Rev. F. A. Moore officiating. Burial will be made at Fair Haven cemetery, north of Mulberry."
Hamilton Yount (1827 - 1901)
Elizabeth R. Platt Yount (1832 - 1922)
Joseph Hackerd (1842 - 1925)
Ada Olive Hackerd Harshman (1873 - 1941)*
Hamilton Yount Hackerd (1882 - 1966)*
James Peterson Hackerd (1884 - 1934)*
Benjamin Harrison Hackerd (1888 - 1963)*
Created by: Donald Miller
Record added: Mar 18, 2010
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