ANDERSON, Sarah Margaret (Hunt)

Date of birth: 28 Oct 1852 Hensley, Johnson County, Indiana

Date of death: 12 Dec 1924

Franklin Democrat, December 26, 1924

Sarah Margaret Anderson was born Oct. 28, 1852, and died Dec. 12, 1924, at the age of 72 years 2 months and 14 days.

She was the daughter of Martha Ann and William Hunt and the youngest of six children, only two of whom survive. They are James Hunt of Muncie, and Mrs. C.J. Cooper of Martinsville.

She was united in marriage Aug. 1, 1878 to Bailey Anderson and to this union one child was born, Mrs. Samuel Denton, who with the husband and three grandchildren, Mrs. Robert Handley, Shirley and Joseph Denton, remain with a host of relatives and friends to mourn her loss.

She was born in Hensley township and spent the greater part of her life there. At an early age she became a member of the Baptist church and remained a faithful member until her death.

The family wish to thank the friends and neighbors, The Loyal Daughters, the minister, singers, Mr. and Mrs. Sprague for their kindness in their time of trouble, also Dr. Wilan for the interest he has shown. They also express their appreciation for the beautiful flowers given.

Submitted by Mark Wirey