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Thomas William Coomer
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Birth: Dec. 29, 1860
Columbia
Adair County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1949
Princeton
Gibson County
Indiana, USA

Obituary from the Princeton Clarion Feb 22, 1949

Thomas W. Coomer, Retired Southern Employee, Dies

Thomas W Coomer, 88, retired Southern Railroad employee, died Monday afternoon at 2:40 o’clock at his home, 510 north Ford street, following an illness of several months. Funeral services will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2 o’clock at the Nazarene Church with Rev. C. R. Thatcher officiating. Burail will be in the IOOF cemetery.

Surviving are the wife, Lucinda Frances Coomer; three daughter, Mrs. Alva Gourley, Mrs. Charles Phillips. and Mrs. Porter Hollen, all of Princeton; four sons, Arthur, Ray, and Frank of Princeton and Herschell of Mt. Carmel; four stepchildren, Clarence Ingrum, Mrs. Ethel Conner and Mrs. Mable Hadburg all of Port Huron, Mich., and Mrs. Edith Kramer, Evansville; two sisters, Mrs. Lou Myrick of Oatsville and Mrs. Harriet Fletcher, Princeton; 35 grandchildren 51 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

Mr. Coomer was born December 29, 1860 but had lived in Princeton and vicinity for the last 45 years. He was a member of the retired Railroad Men’s association and the Nazarene church. Mr Coomer is at the Colvin Son Mortuary where friends may call.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Charles Coomer (1837 - 1914)
  Mary Polly Retherford Coomer (1841 - 1902)
 
 Spouses:
  Francis C. Saulsberry Coomer (1863 - 1929)
  Lucinda Frances Jones Ingram (1866 - 1950)
 
 Children:
  Margaret May Coomer Shanks (1881 - 1924)*
  John Alfred Coomer (1885 - 1936)*
  Thomas Harrison Coomer (1888 - 1934)*
  Lola Victoria Coomer Gourley (1890 - 1984)*
  Arthur Robert Coomer (1892 - 1957)*
  Ray Porter Coomer (1896 - 1981)*
  Goldie Arizona Coomer Phillips (1898 - 1981)*
  Polley L. Coomer (1899 - 1919)*
  Herschel J Coomer (1902 - 1986)*
  George Coomer (1903 - 1904)*
  Fred Coomer (1905 - 1906)*
  Myrtle N. Coomer Hollen (1907 - 1979)*
  Frank E. Coomer (1909 - 1990)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas William Coomer (1860 - 1949)
  Harriet Alice Coomer Fletcher (1863 - 1957)*
  John Wesley Coomer (1865 - 1928)*
  Mary Jane Coomer Hicks (1868 - 1926)*
  Luvisa Coomer Myrick (1869 - 1955)*
  Nannie Belle Coomer Drew (1875 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
IOOF Cemetery
Princeton
Gibson County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: James M Phillips
Record added: May 02, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7406746
Thomas William Coomer
Added by: James M Phillips
 
Thomas William Coomer
Added by: James M Phillips
 
Thomas William Coomer
Added by: James M Phillips
 
 
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