Samuel Wise Myrtle Riddle McDonald


The Shelby Sentinel, Friday, May 19, 1939, front page

Samuel Wise Dies At Home of Daughter - Samuel Wise, 91, died Saturday night at 8 o'clock at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Floyd Edens, on the Girdler Farm, on the Eminence road.  Mr. Wise was a native of Franklin county, but had made his home in Shelby for some time.  Besides Mrs. Edens he is survived by two other daughters, Mrs. William Dawson and Mrs. Anna Scruggs, Shelby county, and Mrs. Minnie Tomblinson, Indianapolis, Ind.; and three sons, Elihia, Colley and Jake Wise, Shelby county.  Funeral services were conducted Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Bagdad Baptist church by the Rev. R. B. White and the Rev. Clell Rodgers.  Interment followed in the Bagdad cemetery.

SOURCE OF INFORMATION:  Submitted by Linda Crose, a relation to the deceased.

Shelby Sentinel, Shelbyville, KY, Fri, Jul 28, 1939, pg 5, col 3

Heart Attack Fatal To Mrs. McDonald - Mrs. Myrtle Riddle McDonald, 46, wife of Charles P. McDonald, died suddenly at 11:30 o'clock at her home in South Shelbyville, of a heart attack.  Mrs. McDonald was a native of Owen county, but had resided here for some time.  Besides her husband,  she is survived by five daughters, Mrs. Myrtle Hornback, Mrs. Louise Reynolds, Mrs. Catherine Rogers, Mrs. Martha Cummins, and Miss Eva McDonald, Shelby county; four sons, William H. McDonald, Oldham county; Earl McDonald, China; James and Jesse McDonald, Shelby County; her mother, Mrs. Annie Riddle, four sisters, Mrs. Katherine Miller, Mrs. Annie Huffman, and Mrs. Maud Bramblett, all of Shelbyville, and Mrs. Jessie Clampett, Cincinnati, Ohio; and four brothers, William, Ernest and Lonnie Riddle, Shelby County, and George Riddle, Clawson, Mich.     Funeral services were conducted Monday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at the Chapel in Grove Hill Cemetery by the Rev. W. W. Horner. Interment followed the services.

SOURCE OF INFORMATION:  Submitted by Linda Crose, a relation to the deceased.

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