L.B. Denny, 77, native of Polk county, died August 11. He is survived by three daughters, Mrs. A. Ross of Lobster Valley, Mrs. Mary Fisher of Salem, and Mrs. Mary Whitlock [sic] of Roberts, Idaho. Funeral services are to be held at the Terwilliger Funeral Home today at 2 p.m. Interment will be at Bethel.

Source: Salem Statesman Journal, August 14, 1928.

Mrs. Rohena Ross Dies In Lebanon Hospital

LEBANON, Jan. 27—Mrs. Rohena Ross, 75, died yesterday at the Lebanon Community hospital.

Born at Amity on July 31, 1883, Mrs. Ross had spent her entire life in Oregon, having resided at Willamina and Alsea before coming to Lebanon.

Mrs. Ross is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Roxanna Seits of Lacomb; sons, John Stuart, Cottage Grove; Walter Stuart and Dan Ross, Lebanon; Donald and Alexander Ross, Great Falls, Mont; sisters, Mrs. Lottie Fisher, Salem; Mrs. Dorothy West, Cottage Grove; and Mrs. Mary Whitlatch, Marion; and 13 grandchildren.

Funeral services are being arranged by the Howe-Huston chapel, Lebanon, for Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Mountain Dell Grange hall at Lobster Valley. Burial will be at Lone Fir cemetery at Lobster.

Source: Albany Democrat-Herald, January 27, 1949.

Georgie Search

Mrs. Georgie Search, 70, of Miami, Fla., widow of Hillis P. Search and a former resident of this city and Dover, died yesterday morning at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Harry A. Pollard, Summitville, Ind., of complications following a stroke. She had been ill three years.

Mrs. Search was the daughter of the late Norton and Lorena Hains of Zanesville and was a past noble grand of the Rebecca lodge and a member of the West Palm Beach, Fla., Methodist church.

In addition to Mrs. Pollard, she is survived by another daughter, Mrs. Ralph Lute of RD2, this city; three sons, William H. Holbein of Merridian [sic], Pa., and Russell E. and Leonard P. Holbein of Miami, Fla.; two sisters, Mrs. F.A. Ross of Dover and Miss Mary Hains of Cleveland; a brother, Ralph E. Hains of Flint, Mich.; 15 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. A son and daughter are deceased.

Funeral services, which have not been completed, will be held at the Madar-Peoples Funeral Home in Zanesville and burial will be in Greenwood cemetery in Zanesville.

Source: New Philadelphia Daily Times, October 3, 1952.

George P. Swarts

George P. Swarts, age sixty-seven years, died this morning at 11 o’clock at his home, 402 William street. Mr. Swarts was very well known in this city.  He was a prominent citizen and had been much in public life, being at one time the sheriff of one of the northern counties of the state.  Mr. Swarts is survived by his widow, one son, Clarence Swarts of Dansville [sic], O.; one stepson who resides in Penn Yan; two brothers, Hiram and Joseph Swarts; two sisters, Mrs. Evelyn Potter and Mrs. Hannah Ross of Himrods [sic].  The funeral arrangements have not yet been completed.

Source:  Elmira Star-Gazette, May 15, 1908.