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James Earl Black
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Birth: Apr. 25, 1899
Butler County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 17, 1950
Youngstown
Mahoning County
Ohio, USA

James E. Black, aged 51 years, Lowellville, O., died today at 1 a.m. after suffering a heart attack while at work at the Youngstown Sheet and Tube Co. He was pronounced dead upon arrival at the South Side Hospital, Youngstown. Prior to that time he had been in his usual health. Born April 25, 1899, at Emlenton, Pa., Mr. Black was a son of Plummer and Myrtle Erwin Black. Most of his life was lived in Lawrence County. The deceased, a member of the Church of the Nazarene, was employed as an engine hostler. Survivors are: his widow, nee Harvetta Gerlach, whom he married 24 years ago; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Plummer Black, Mahoningtown, R.D. 7; five children, Mrs. Luella Lewis, Lowellville, R.D. 2, Mrs. Ida Davis, New Castle, Clarissa, Cheryl and Darrell, all at home, and three grandchildren. The following brothers and sisters also survive: Mary, Harry, Sam and Lawrence all of Mahoningtown, R.D. 7, and Mrs. Alvin Lodwick, North Lima, O. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 2 p.m. from the R.L. Boyd Funeral Home, 208 North Jefferson St., where friends may call Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. Burial will take place in Oak Park Cemetery.

New Castle News, Obituary, 17 June 1950, page 2.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Plummer Black (1878 - 1954)
  Myrtle Rebecca Erwin Black (1878 - 1962)
 
 Spouse:
  Harvetta Romaine Gerlach Black (1907 - 2005)*
 
 Children:
  Luella Rebecca Black Lewis (1927 - 1993)*
  Darrell LaRue Black (1932 - 1985)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Olive Black (1897 - 1980)*
  James Earl Black (1899 - 1950)
  Harry Clinton Black (1905 - 1974)*
  George William Black (1910 - 1914)*
  Samuel Julian Black (1913 - 1963)*
  Lawrence LeRoy Black (1915 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Park Cemetery
New Castle
Lawrence County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Mary Lorena (Black) Barb...
Record added: Jun 30, 2009
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James Earl Black
Added by: Mary Lorena (Black) Barber
 
James Earl Black
Added by: Mary Lorena (Black) Barber
 
James Earl Black
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 Added: Jun. 30, 2009
 
 
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