Mrs. Georgetta Stonesypher widow of Charles Stonesypher
and a lifetime resident of this county, died at the home
of her son, Orley Stonesypher, at 1 am Sunday. Her age
was 77 years, 11 months and ten days.
Funeral services were conducted by Rev. A. B. Clodfelter
at two o'clock Monday afternoon at Hopewell church and
burial followed in the nearby cemetery.
Mrs. Stonesypher was born Sept. 21, 1862 in Jefferson county,
where she spent her entire life as a respected citizen. She
was the daughter of the late George Bates and Caroline Johnson
Bates. She was united in marriage with Charles Stonesypher,
who preceded her in death in 1911. A devout woman, she was.
Submitted by Misty Flannigan