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 Bessie Elizabeth <I>McClure</I> Brown

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Bessie Elizabeth McClure Brown

  • Birth 28 Mar 1906 Bedford, Trimble County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 23 Mar 1959 Wabash, Wabash County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Wabash, Wabash County, Indiana, USA
  • Plot Sec N, lot 175, sp 3
  • Memorial ID 38421188

OBITUARY - Plain Dealer, Wabash (IN)

Mrs. Bessie Elizabeth Brown, 52, died at 4 a.m. Monday at her home 981 Mill Street. She had been in failing health for four years.

A resident of Wabash 20 years, Mrs. Brown was born March 28, 1907 in Bedford, Ky., to Charles and Addie (Nichols) McClure and was married Jan. 31, 1921 in Bedford to Hurley Brown, who survives. She was a member of the Christian Church in Bedord, Ky.

Surviving with the husband are a son, Glenford Brown, Mexico; two daughters, Mrs. John (Jean) Brown[?], Wabash, and Mrs. Donald (Sylvia) Brown[?], Mt. Vernon, O.; two brothers, Emmett McClure and William McClure, both of Madison, and 11 grandchildren. One brother preceded her in death.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Eddingfield Chapel with Dr. W.W. Wimberly officiating. #Burial will be in Falls Cemetery. Friends may call at the Eddingfield Mortuary after 1 p.m. Tuesday.

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  • Maintained by: Friends of Falls Cemetery
  • Originally Created by: v f
  • Added: 16 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 38421188
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bessie Elizabeth McClure Brown (28 Mar 1906–23 Mar 1959), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38421188, citing Falls Cemetery, Wabash, Wabash County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Friends of Falls Cemetery (contributor 47178769) .