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Clipping hand dated Nov 20, 56

Mrs. Elma Hannon Dies at Hospital; Rites are Friday

 Mrs. Elma Hannon, wife of Weldon Hannon, residing on Sunset Drive, died Tuesday evening in the Henry County Hospital after an illness of 10 weeks. 

Mrs. Hannon was a native of Redkey and had resided in New Castle for the past 20 years.  She was a member of the Methodist Church and the New Castle chapter of the Order of Eastern Star.  Mrs. Hannon was an employe of the New Castle Products Co. 

Besides the husband, she is survived by a son, David, at home; her father, Ernest R. Green of Redkey; three sisters, Mrs. Katherine Dunham, New Castle, Mrs. Iona Clark of Muncie and Mrs. Patricia Stanley of Redkey; a brother, Raymond Green of Vandalia, Ohio, and several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services will be conducted Friday at 2 p.m. in the Redkey Methodist Church with Rev. Raymond Pavy and Rev. Lester Sommers officiating.  Burial will be in Hill Crest Cemetery there. 

Friends may call at the Main and Sons Funeral Home after 10 a.m. Thursday.  The Order of Eastern Star will conduct services at the funeral home Thursday at 7 p.m

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