Sarah Jane <I>Palmer</I> Behymer

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Sarah Jane Palmer Behymer

  • Birth 13 Aug 1849 Clermont County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 21 Mar 1925 Flora, Clay County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Mill Shoals, White County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 83442069


Death came as a relief to Mrs. Sarah Jane Behymer about 12 o'clock Saturday, March 21, 1925. She bad been an Invalid for a number of years and suffered very much. However, her death was directly due to a stroke of paralysis. She passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Jas. Wilson on east Third street.

Mrs. Behymer came to Flora from Mill Shoals last fall and had made her home the past winter with her daughters, Mrs. Jas. Wilson and Mrs. Lem Toombs. The deceased was about 75 years of age. She is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Jas. Wilson, and Mrs. Lem Toombs Of Flora; Mrs. Florence Files of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; Mrs. Blanch Harpster of Elkville, III.

The body was taken to Mill Shoals Monday morning by undertaker E. D. Hancock Jr., where the funeral services were held and Interment was made. A number of relatives from here attended the obsequies.

(The Flora Journal-Record, March 26, 1925)

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  • Created by: John Tippet
  • Added: 14 Jan 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 83442069
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah Jane Palmer Behymer (13 Aug 1849–21 Mar 1925), Find A Grave Memorial no. 83442069, citing Shrewsbury Cemetery, Mill Shoals, White County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by John Tippet (contributor 47295921) .