|Birth: ||Sep. 18, 1877|
|Death: ||Oct. 4, 1947|
Published in Blytheville Courier News, Blytheville, Arkansas, Monday, October 6, 1947 (pg 1)
Funeral services for Mrs. A. S. Deen, who had made her home in and near Blytheville for almost 50 years, were held yesterday afternoon at the Lake Street Methodist Church. She died Saturday afternoon at 3 o'clock at Walls Hospital after becoming seriously ill a week ago. The Rev. H. H. Blevins, pastor of the Lake Street Methodist Church, officiated, assisted by the Rev. Ray L. McLester, pastor of the Yarbro-Promised Lane Methodist Churchs. Burial was at Elmwood Cemetery. Mrs. Deen was 70.
She was born September 18, 1877 in Indiana and was the former Miss Olive Lucretia Krutz, daughter of the late John R. and America Jane Krutz of Magnet, Indiana. She was married January 2, 1898 to Albert Sidney Deen in Spencer, Indiana and came to Yarbro as a bride. She and Mr. Deen would have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in January. A member of the Methodist Church for 57 years, she joined the church at Magnet, Ind. at the age of 12. She was active in church work for many years at Yarbro, where Mr. Deen served as Sunday School superintendent.
She is survived by her husband; three sons, John Deen of Lake Providence, La., and Herschel and Elwood Deen, both of Blytheville; a daughter, Mrs. Marie Wright of Blytheville; four brothers, William D. Krutz of English, Ind., George G. Krutz of Tell City, Ind., Charles H. Krutz of Richmond, Ind., and E. S. Krutz of Blytheville; a sister, Mrs. Edna James of Tell City. Two other children, Edna and Cecil died several years ago.
Pallbearers were Travis Deen, Douglas Deen, Herbert Graham Jr., Russell T. Krutz of Little Rock, Charles Krutz and Will LaFerney.
Cobb Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
w/o Albert Sidney Deen
Edna Elsie Deen
Herschel Krutz Deen
Cecil Orin Deen
John Elmo Deen
Elwood Francis Deen
Oleta Marie Deen
Albert Sidney Deen (1871 - 1951)
Herschel Krutz Deen (1901 - 1966)*
Created by: Mary Jo
Record added: Aug 04, 2010
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