|Birth: ||Sep. 7, 1867|
|Death: ||Jul. 6, 1948|
The Adair County News, July 14, 1948
Services On Wednesday For George W. Janes
George Washington Janes, 81, died at his home on Tuesday, July 6, at 12:25 p.m. as the result of paralysis suffered on Monday. He was born and reared near Toria.
Mr. Janes, well‑known farmer, was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Lawson M. Janes.
He first married Miss Harriett Bell Coomer and they had five children, all of whom survive but one daughter. They are: Mrs. Mae Brake, of Indianapolis, Ind., Fred and Frank Janes, of Columbia, and Elsworth Janes, of Sparksville. After the death of his first wife he married Miss Ethel Fudge and they had one daughter, Mrs. James Corbin, of Toria, who survives him.
Funeral services were held at the Mt. Pleasant United Brethren Church, near Toria, at 2;30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 7, conducted by Rev. Harold McDaniel. Interment was in the Rowetown Cemetery.
The pallbearers were Fred, Elsworth, Frank, Bee and Bruce Janes and James Corbin.
Sparksville community newsletter in the July 14, 1948
"Our community was made sad Tuesday when Mr. George Washington Janes passed away. He had been in ill health for some time but had a stroke on Monday from which he never revived...He was a good neighbor and friend to all." (This entry also refers to one of the sons as E.W. Janes and one of the daughters as Mrs. Mary Brake. Another entry in the same newsletter gave her surname as Brakes.)]
Mary Ethel Fudge Janes (1890 - 1956)
Elsworth Janes (1900 - 1988)*
Ida Ezola Janes Corbin (1929 - 2013)*
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Record added: Apr 29, 2009
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