|Birth: ||Feb. 27, 1847|
|Death: ||Mar. 23, 1925|
Anthony W. Ausbury, well-known retired farmer and highly respected citizen of Scotland Township, passed away at 10:15 Monday, March 23, at the Holmes hospital, after an illness of two weeks, aged 73 years and 26 days. Death resulted from uremic poisoning.
He was taken ill Saturday evening March 7. His condition became steadily worse and he was brought to the Holmes hospital Sunday evening. He gradually grew weaker until death resulted Monday night.
Deceased was born February 27, 1847 near Industry, Illinois, but later moved to Scotland Township, where he lived until 1913, when he moved to Macomb. After the death of his wife in September, 1923, he has made his home with daughters, Mrs. Will Butcher and Mrs. Ralph Taylor of south of this city.
He has been engaged in farming his entire life until retiring from that occupation and moving to Macomb.
He was married to Mary E. Lamb, January 25, 1877, who preceded him in death.
The deceased leaves to mourn the loss of a kind and loving father, six children, Roy T., of Macomb; Elva M. Butcher of Macomb; Fred T., of Peoria; Arthur G., Youngstown, Ohio; Ethel E. Taylor, Macomb, and Gerald W. of California.
One brother, John Ausbury of Colmar survives. Four brothers, Newton, Ingram, Wesley, and Martin Ausbury; two sisters Mrs. Settle Chandler and Mrs. Ellen Summerwell, and one half sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Greenup, are deceased.
He was a member of the Odd Fellow Lodge of Industry.
Mr. Ausbury was a prominent farmer and highly esteemed and respected by his many friends and acquaintances. He was a good, industrious man, who will be greatly missed by his family and friends. A kind, devoted father, ever mindful of kindness and pleasures of others.
Funeral services will be held at the First Presbyterian church of Macomb, Friday, March 27, 3 p.m. under the auspices of the Industry I. O. O. F., Rev. W. T. Rodgers officiating. Interment in Oakwood Abbey.
Thomas Glen Ausbury (1809 - 1887)
Lucinda Nunn Ausbury (1811 - 1902)
Mary Ellen Lamb Ausbury (1856 - 1923)*
Infant Son Ausbury (____ - 1878)*
Roy Thompson Ausbury (1880 - 1954)*
Elsie May Ausbury (1882 - 1882)*
Elva Mae Ausbury Butcher (1882 - 1959)*
Fred Thomas Ausbury (1884 - 1967)*
Arthur Glenn Ausbury (1886 - 1949)*
Ethel Eleanor Ausbury Taylor (1888 - 1942)*
Gerald Wayne Ausbury (1893 - 1934)*
Elizabeth Jane Vawter Greenup (1833 - 1906)**
William Jasper Ausbury (1838 - 1860)*
Isaac Newton Ausbury (1839 - 1924)*
Ingram N Ausbury (1841 - 1918)*
Thomas Wesley Ausbury (1843 - 1921)*
John H. Ausbury (1845 - 1932)*
Anthony Wayne Ausbury (1847 - 1925)
Martin Luther Ausbury (1849 - 1925)*
Mary Ellen Ausbury Sumerwell (1852 - 1880)*
Lusettie F. Ausbury Chandler (1854 - 1899)*
Plot: Oakwood Abbey Mausoleum, Southeast Section, F-4
Created by: Jay
Record added: Apr 26, 2013
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