Mrs. Hamilton Dies at Roseville

Mrs. Lucinda Hamilton, 86, died early this morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. James Finley, of Roseville, following an illness of six days resulting from a heart condition. The widow of Elijah Hamilton, she had resided in Roseville 46 years. She was the daughter of Martin and Hannah Search, pioneer residents of the Saltillo community, Perry county. Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Alvin Coulter of Roseville, Mrs. Virgil Hanson of Shawnee, and Mrs. Finley at whose home she died; a son, Walter Hamilton of Roseville; a step-daughter, Mrs. Carrie Fortune of Colusa, Calif.; three sisters, Mrs. Charles Gerose of Roseville, Route 1, Mrs. Alverta Finley of Crooksville, and Mrs. Cora Tilton of Columbus; two brothers, Frank Search of Crooksville, William M. Search of Red Wing, Minn.; 20 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Monday at 2:30 o’clock Monday afternoon at the residence with Rev. O.L. Hall of the Roseville Methodist church officiating. Burial will be in the Roseville cemetery. The body will be removed to the residence this evening from the Cannon & Cannon funeral home in Roseville.

Source: Zanesville Signal, May 11, 1946.


Elijah Hamilton

The funeral of Elijah Hamilton was held at the home at 1:30 o’clock Saturday. Out of town friends who attended the funeral were Mr. and Mrs. Will Finley, Mr. and Mrs. Gus Printz, Alex and Sara Brown of Crooksville.

Source: Zanesville Signal, October 4, 1926.

Mrs. Bessie Finley Called by Death

Mrs. Bessie Finley, 71, wife of William Finley, of 321 Brown street, died at her home in Crooksville on Wednesday evening after a lingering illness. Surviving are the husband; two sons [sic], William Search of Red Wing, Minn., and Frank Finley [sic] of Crooksville; four daughters [sic], Mrs. Lucinda Hamilton, of Roseville; Mrs. Charles Gerose, of Roseville; Mrs. Albert Finley, of Crooksville; and Mrs. Cora Tilton, of Columbus. Mrs. Finley was a member of the Saltillo Methodist church. Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 1 o’clock at the Crooksville Methodist church with Rev. Norman Sweat officiating. Burial will be made in the Crooksville cemetery by the Cannon and Cannon funeral home of Crooksville. The body will be removed to the family residence Wednesday evening.

Source: Zanesville Times-Recorder, October 15, 1942.

Ruth Hamilton Coulter

Mrs. Ruth Coulter, 56, of Roseville, died Monday morning in Good Samaritan Hospital where she had been a patient for nine weeks. A lifelong resident of Roseville, she was the daughter of the late Elijah and Lucinda Search Hamilton, early Roseville residents. Mrs. Coulter was a member of the Roseville Methodist church. Surviving are her husband, Alvin H. Coulter; two sisters, Mrs. Dessie Sanson [sic] of Shawnee, and Mrs. Mary Finley of Roseville; a brother, Walter Hamilton of Roseville; and several cousins. The body has been moved to the residence from Cannon & Cannon funeral home, Roseville. Funeral rites will be held at the Roseville Methodist church at 2:30 o’clock Wednesday afternoon with Rev. Otto M. Wortman officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill cemetery.

Source:  Zanesville Times-Recorder, August 29, 1950.

Sarah C. Brown

Funeral services for Mrs. Sarah C. Brown, 87, who died Tuesday evening at the home of her son, Asa Brown, Crooksville, following a lengthy illness, will be held at 2 o’clock Thursday afternoon at the son’s residence, with Rev. Paul Ertel officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Horeb Cemetery. Surviving are the son, Asa, Crooksville; two brothers, William Search, Red Wing, Minn., and Frank Search, Crooksville; six sisters, Mrs. Rose Brown, Mrs. Mollie Finley and Mrs. William Finley, all of Crooksville; Mrs. Lucinda Hamilton and Mrs. Charles G. Gerose, Roseville, and Mrs. Cora Tilton, Columbus; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild. The body was removed to the residence Wednesday afternoon from Cannon and Cannon Funeral home, Crooksville. (Zanesville Signal, January 4, 1939)

BRIEF RITES: Funeral services for Mrs. Sarah C. Brown were held Thursday afternoon at the home of her son, Asa Brown. Rev. Paul Ertel officiated. Interment was made in Mount Horeb cemetery. (Zanesville Signal, January 9, 1939)

Wilbur H. Pickrell

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today for Wilbur H. Pickrell, 55, of Lakeview at the Fred L.Cannon and Sons NovHome in Crooksville with the Rev. Harley Martin officiating. Burial will be in Iliff Methodist Cemetery near McLuney.

Mr.Pickrell, a native of Roseville, was found dead at his home at 9 p.m. Thursday (June 3).

Mr. Pickrell was a bus driver and worked for the Cleveland Transit Company for 14 years.

He had served in the Navy. He was a member of the United Presbyterian Church at Avon Lake.

Born November 11, 1909, he was the son of Clyde Pickrell and Lenora Hamilton, He was preceded in death by two brothers and a sister.

He is survived by his widow, Doris, a daughter, Paula Kay of the home, six sons, Douglas of the home, Wilbur Jr.,James, and Richard all of Columbus, John of New Lexington and Donald who is with the U.S. Navy in Africa; three sisters, Mrs. Ruth Davis of Colorado, Mrs. Marabel Davis of Roseville and Mrs. Katherine Koonts of 2341 Landen Avenue; two brothers, John of New Lexington, Route 2 and Paul of Newark and five grandchildren.

Source:  Zanesville Times-Recorder, June 6, 1965.