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Myrtle Rebecca "Murta" Erwin Black
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Birth: May 11, 1878
Bruin
Butler County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1962
Mahoningtown
Lawrence County
Pennsylvania, USA

Mrs. Myrtle Erwin Black, 83, R.D. 7, died in her home yesterday at 6:30 p.m. after having been in failing health for some time. She had lived in the area for 46 years. Born in Bruin, Pa., May 11, 1878, to James and Mary Erwin, she was affiliated with the Methodist Church. Surviving are two daughters, Miss Mary Black, at home; Mrs. Emma Lodwick, North Lima, O.; sons Harry C. Black, New Castle; Samuel and Lawrence Black, R.D. 7; nine grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by sons, James and George Black. Services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. from the Cunningham Funeral Home, Bessemer. Friends will be received in the funeral home today and tomorrow 7 to 9 p.m.

New Castle News, Obituary, 21 March 1962, page 2.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Miles Erwin (1839 - 1894)
  Mary Anne Everett Erwin (1844 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  William Plummer Black (1878 - 1954)*
 
 Children:
  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)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harry Joseph Erwin (1868 - 1929)*
  Beatrice Jane Erwin Russell (1873 - 1950)*
  Myrtle Rebecca Erwin Black (1878 - 1962)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Murta R. Black, May 11, 1878-March 20, 1962, Rest in Peace
 
Burial:
Mount Jackson Battery B. M. E. Cemetery
Mount Jackson
Lawrence County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Row 19 from Battery B Monument
 
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Originally Created by: charlotte clark
Record added: Jun 28, 2009
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Myrtle Rebecca Murta <i>Erwin</i> Black
Added by: Mary Lorena (Black) Barber
 
Myrtle Rebecca Murta <i>Erwin</i> Black
Added by: Mary Lorena (Black) Barber
 
Myrtle Rebecca Murta <i>Erwin</i> Black
Added by: Mary Lorena (Black) Barber
 
 
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 Added: Jun. 29, 2009
 
 
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