Flossie was the daughter of Cowden H. Macklin and Carrie May Dolan found in the 1910 census of Avilla, Noble County, Indiana. She married in 1914 to Seckle R. Yarian. They appear in the 1920 and 1930 census of Swan Township, Noble County, Ohio. He was a farmer.
Yarian Flossie M, 78, of R. 1, Avilla, died Friday at McCray Hospital of a heart condition. She was born Feb. 3, 1891 in Avilla, the daughter of Cowden and Carrie (Dolan) Macklin. She was married to Seckle R. Yarian, who preceded her in death in 1966. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Harold Pearson, R. 1, Albion; two sisters, Mrs. Jesse Padgitt and Mrs. Rachel Hostetter of Avilla; and seven grandchildren. Services were Sunday in McKee Funeral Home, Garrett. Burial, Avilla Cemetery.