|Birth: ||Nov. 11, 1885|
|Death: ||May 21, 1957|
The Rochester Sentinel
Tuesday, May 21, 1957
Mrs. Sophia BRANSFORD, 71, of East Walnut street, Argos, died at 2:15 a.m. today at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Alta SMITH, Sweetzer, an illness of several years.
She had lived in the Argos vicinity for 35 years, moving there from Miami, Ind. She was born on Nov. 11, 1885 in Bath county, Ky., to John and Emma HORNSBECK. Her husband was Oscar BRANSFORD whom she married in 1907 and who died in 1953. She attended the Methodist church at Argos.
Surviving are two sons, Paul O. BRANSFORD, North Webster, and Woodrow B. BRANSFORD, Rochester; one grandson; five sisters, Mrs. Alta SMITH, Sweetzer, Mrs. Dottie, WHITTON, Marion, Mrs. Maude MILLER, Gas City; Mrs. Carrie ROGERS, Flemmysburg, Ky., and Mrs. Del CALVERT, Owingsville, Ky., and a brother, Wesley HORNSBECK, Marion.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday in the Grossman funeral home of Argos with the Rev. Edward BOASE, of the Argos Methodist church officiating. Burial will be in the Argos Maple Grove cemetery.
Oscar L. Bransford (1885 - 1952)*
Maple Grove Cemetery
Created by: Susan Pratt Habermann
Record added: Nov 03, 2011
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