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DeKalb County Indiana Obituary

Hattie Woods
Contributed by Roselyn Wells

Nov. 4, 1926, Thursday, The Butler Weekly Record


        Hattie, daughter of Thomas and Hellen Woods was born in DeKalb County, Indiana, March 24, 1855 and died October 29, 1926, at the age of 71 years, 7 months and 5 days.

        She was united in marriage to William Eakright in 1877.  To this union were born two children, a daughter, Cora May, and a son, Claud.  The father and daughter having preceded the mother in death.

        The deceased became a member of the Church of Christ about thirty  years ago, and remained in fellowship until she passed away.  She was a faithful wife, a kind mother and obliging neighbor.

        To mourn this loss there are left the son, Claud, one grandson, one sister, Mrs. Wm. Matheney, and two brothers Edward, of Lagrange County, Indiana, and George of Michigan.

        The funeral service was held at the Church of Christ, Oct. 31, conducted by the pastor, D. A. Shaw, and burial was made in the Butler Cemetery.


        We wish to extend our sincere thanks to our neighbors and friends for their assistance and kindness of the burial of Mrs. Hattie Eakright.

                                                        C. H. Eakright
                                                        Mrs. Wm. Matheney

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