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Louisa Carithers-Hicks Myers
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Birth: Oct. 17, 1834
Death: Jun., 1912

Published in The Rochester News-Sentinel
Wednesday, June 12, 1912

Elderly Lady Passed Away
Mrs. Luisa Hicks-Myers
Life Came to Close at Home on Main Street

The death of Mrs. Luisa Hick-Myers, occured at her late home on south Main Street, Wednesday night, after an illness stretching over a period of several years.
Luisa Carithers was born in Cass County, Ind., Oct. 17, 1834, the daughter of Joshua and Nancy Carithers. In 1870 she united with the Green Oak M.E. Church and later transferred her membership to Grace M.E. Church, this city. She was united in marriage with Henry Hicks on March 3, 1871. Mr. Hicks passed away Feb. 27, 1894. On Nov. 19, 1897 she married William Myers who preceded her to the grave several years ago. Hiram Carithers, residing north of the lake, is a brother to the deceased. Eight nieces and four nephews also survive. The funeral services will take place Friday afternoon at 2:30, Rev. J.D. Kruwel in charge of service.
Burial will follow in the mausoleum
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Published in The Rochester News-Sentinel
Wednesday, June 26, 1912

Mr. & Mrs. Henry NEWCOMB and daughter, Mr. & Mrs. Charles CARRITHERS and sons, Mr. & Mrs. Chas. FLOY and Frank CARRITHERS attended their aunt's funeral, Louisa MYERS.
(Mt. Olive item)

SOURCE:
Fulton County Indiana Obits/Biogs - 1911-1912
by Wendell C. Tombaugh
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joshua Carithers (1802 - 1863)
  Nancy Mercer Carithers (1808 - 1848)
 
 Spouses:
  Henry Hicks (____ - 1894)
  William J. Myers (1830 - 1907)
 
 Sibling:
  Louisa Carithers-Hicks Myers (1834 - 1912)
  Hiram Carithers (1836 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: This person was originally interred in the Rochester Mausoleum. In April 1971, 124 people interred in the Mausoleum were removed to this section of the I.O.O.F. Cemetery. The cemetery lists this section as 'Burials from Mausoleum'.
 
Burial:
Rochester IOOF Cemetery
Rochester
Fulton County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Mausoleum Section, Row 1
 
Created by: April Gross
Record added: May 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37404927
Louisa <i>Carithers-Hicks</i> Myers
Added by: April Gross
 
Louisa <i>Carithers-Hicks</i> Myers
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