Breeding, Claude M.

Date of birth: 03 Oct 1894, Edinburgh, Johnson Co., IN

Date of death: 22 Jul 1977, Midland, Midland Co., MI

SOURCE: Edinburgh Tri-County Enterprise, July 27, 1977

Graveside Services for

Claude Breeding

Graveside services were conducted at 2:00 p.m. Monday at Rest Haven Cemetery by the Rev. Lawrence Tedrow of the Edinburg United Methodist Church for Claude Breeding, 81, of Lavonia, Michigan, who died there Thursday. A Masonic service was held at the graveside by the Edinburg Masonic Lodge.

Mr. Breeding was born in Edinburg the son of William and Kittie Cutsinger Breeding. He married the former Helen Armstrong who died in 1962. Mr. Breeding’s father had the Farmers National Bank in Edinburg and Claude Breeding was with the Dime Bank in Detroit, Michigan for many years.

Survivors include a son, Thomas, of Michigan. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Marie Breeding and Tilley Harlow and one brother, Frank Breeding.

Arrangements were made by Vandivier-Parsley Funeral Home South, Edinburg Chapel.


Columbus Republic, July 23, 1977

Formerly of Edinburg

Claude Breeding

Lavonia, Mich.

Claude Breeding of Lavonia. Mich., died there Thursday.

He was a former Edinburg [sic] resident. Graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday by the Rev. Lawrence Tedrow at Rest Haven Cemetery. There will be no calling hours. A Masonic service at graveside will also be given by the Edinburg Masonic Lodge. Ereeding [sic] was born in Edinburg to William and Kittie Cutsinger Breeding. He married the former Helen Armstrong, and she died in 1962.

Survivors include a son, Thomas, in Michigan He was preceded in death by two sisters, Marie Breeding and Tilley Harlow, and one brother, Frank Breeding.

Arrangements are being made by Vgndivier-Parsley [sic] Funeral Home South, Edinburg Chapel.

Submitted by Mark E. Wirey