Date of birth: 1 Jul 1892, Johnson County, Indiana
Date of death: 8 Jan 1980, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana
Source: Edinburgh Tri-County Enterprise, Edinburg, Johnson County, Indiana, January 16, 1980
CLAUDE BILLS BURIAL IN EDINBURGH Claude M. Bills, 87, of Indianapolis, formerly of Edinburgh, died last Tuesday morning at Community Hospital in Indianapolis. Bills served as Blue River Trustee at Edinburgh during the 1930's. Services were conducted at 10:00 a.m. Thursday at the Dorsey and Doty Funeral Home in Indianapolis. A Masonic memorial graveside service was held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh. Bills was born July 1, 1892, in the Camp Atterbury area, the son of Albert and Annie Lee Stillabower Bills. He married Bertha Stillabower who preceded him in death. Mr. Bills was a member of both the Edinburgh American Legion post and Masonic Lodge and was an Army veteran of World War I. He lived in Indianapolis 39 years and retired after 19 years as a security guard at RCA. Survivors included a sister, Ruth Henby of Straughn, a sister- in-law, Katie Stillabower of Indianapolis; and nieces and nephews.
Submitted by Mark E. Wirey