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 Walter Lemuel Perry

Walter Lemuel Perry

Brownstown, Jackson County, Indiana, USA
Death 15 Nov 1928 (aged 41)
Brownstown, Jackson County, Indiana, USA
Burial Brownstown, Jackson County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 93318639 · View Source
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Seymour Daily Tribune newspaper, Seymour, IN
Friday 16 November 1928; Front Page; Column 3


Resident of Jackson County All of Life Victim of Typhoid Fever


Walter Perry, age 42, life long resident of Jackson County, died at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. George Perry, in Brownstown at 8 o'clock Thursday night after a critical illness of several weeks from what was said to be typhoid fever.

Funeral arrangements will be announced later. It was thought the services probably would be held sometime Sunday at Brownstown.

Born at Brownstown Mr. Perry lived his entire life there. He was a mail carrier and known to everyone on his route as a man of courtesy and sterling characteristics. He was a member of the Baptist church at Brownstown and the Red Men's lodge.

Besides his parents Mr. Perry is survived by five children, all at home, Elnora, Walter, Jr., Frederick, Thomas and Margaret; three brothers, Charles, of Indianapolis; Frederick of Brownstown and Joseph, of Cincinnati; two sisters, Mrs. Thornton Heller, and Miss Ida Perry, at Brownstown; two aunts, Mrs. D. W. Keller, this city, and Mrs. Ella Johnson, also of Seymour.
Seymour Daily Tribune newspaper, Seymour, IN
Saturday 17 November 1928; Front Page; Column 2

Perry Funeral At Brownstown Sunday

Funeral services for Walter Perry, age 42, of Brownstown, will be held at the Brownstown Baptist Church Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock in charge of the Rev. Petticord with burial in Fairview Cemetery.

Mr. Perry, who was a rural mail carrier, died at his home in Brownstown Thursday night following several week's illness. Typhoid fever is said to have caused his death.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 93318639
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Walter Lemuel Perry (8 Jul 1887–15 Nov 1928), Find A Grave Memorial no. 93318639, citing Fairview Cemetery, Brownstown, Jackson County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Gaye Hill (contributor 46915711) .