Charles Edward Bishop

Charles Edward Bishop

Death 23 Nov 1954 (aged 85–86)
Raleigh, Saline County, Illinois, USA
Burial Raleigh, Saline County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 48248432 · View Source
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Harrisburg Daily Register -- Wednesday, November 24, 1954

Charles Edward Bishop, 86, life long resident of the Raleigh community, died last night at 11:50 at his home following an illness of six years. He had been bedfast two years prior to his death.

He was a member of the Raleigh Baptist church and the Masonic lodge.

In September of 1895 he married Bertha Carlisle who survives along with five sons, Joseph, Barney and Phillip, all of Raleigh. Paul of Falls Church, Va., and Champ of Pontiac, Mish.; one brother, James Bishop of Herrin, and one grandson Bruce Bishop.

Funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the Raleigh Baptist church conducted by the pastor, Rev. Howard Todd Taylor. Burial will be in the Raleigh Masonic Cemetery.

The body will b in state at the Courtney furneral home in Galatia.

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  • Maintained by: Betty Murphy
  • Originally Created by: Darrell Wesley
  • Added: 17 Feb 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 48248432
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Edward Bishop (1868–23 Nov 1954), Find a Grave Memorial no. 48248432, citing Raleigh Masonic Cemetery, Raleigh, Saline County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Betty Murphy (contributor 49052253) .