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Merna May Himes Carney
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1888
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 23, 1940
Brackenridge
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

A stroke which she suffered about noon on Saturday resulted in the death of Mrs. Merna Mae Carney, 52, wife of Addison R. Carney, at the family home, 940 Eight Ave., Brackenridge, Saturday evening, November 23, 1940 at 5:00 o'clock.

Born at Brookville, Pa., February 12, 1888, Mrs. Carney had resided in the Brackenridge area for the last 29 years, going there from Fairmount City at the time of her marriage. She was a faithful member of the Central Presbyterian church of Brackenridge, and was deeply devoted to her family.

Besides her husband, Mrs. Carney leaves five children; Mrs. Mae Beers and Mrs. Alice Minnick of Brackenridge; Mrs. Merna Boeltz of New Kensington, and Hattie Belle and William Addison, at home; her mother, Mrs. Amanda Himes, of Fairmount City; two sisters, Mrs. Ruth Nolf of Hawthorn, and Mrs. Anna Craker of Corry; five brothers, James, Ralph, and Homer Himes of Fairmount City; Orvis Himes of Slippery Rock and Manassah Himes of Detroit, Mich.

Friends were received at the family homes where services were held Tuesday morning at 10:30 o'clock, conducted by her paster, Dr. Frank Ramsey, after which the funeral cortage left for the Paradise church in Red Bank Township, where another service was held at 1:00 p.m., followed by interment in the Paradise Church Cemetery.

Children:
Mae V. Tipinski
Howard Alvin Carney
Alice Minnick
Merna Jane LaDouceur
William Addison Carney
Hattie Belle Carney

Siblings:
Merna May HIMES CARNEY (1888-1940),
James Albert HIMES (1890-1958),
Orvis Blair HIMES, Sr. (1893-1949),
Carrie Elvina WYANT SWYERS (1896-1931),
Manassah O. HIMES (1897-1986),
Ruth Sophia HIMES NOLF (1901-1969),
Infant HIMES (1903-1903),
Anna "Annie" Elmira HIMES CRACKER(1905-1976),
Ralph Andrew HIMES (1908-1964),
John Benjamin HIMES (1911-1912),
Homer Edward HIMES (1913-1997)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Isaiah Himes (1862 - 1931)
  Amanda Jane Hankey Himes (1867 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Addison Ross B Carney (1886 - 1972)
 
 Children:
  Howard Carney (1912 - 1918)*
  William A. Carney (1925 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Merna May Himes Carney (1888 - 1940)
  Carrie Elvina Himes Swyers (1896 - 1931)*
  Anna Elmira Himes Craker (1905 - 1976)*
  Ralph Andrew Himes (1908 - 1964)*
  John Benjamin Himes (1911 - 1912)*
  Homer Edward Himes (1913 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Paradise Cemetery
Shannondale
Clarion County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: J. Edward Ross
Originally Created by: J Rowan
Record added: Nov 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31298553
Merna May <i>Himes</i> Carney
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Merna May <i>Himes</i> Carney
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 Added: Mar. 15, 2013
 
 
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