Caudell, Josephine (Wasson)
Date of Death: 13 Nov 1963
Source: Unknown newspaper, Friday, Nov 15, 1963, Obituary Files, Johnson County Museum of History, Genealogy Room
Death Claims Mrs. Caudell Funeral Sunday For Geneva Woman, 80 Mrs. Josephine Caudell, 80, who lived with her granddaugh- ter, Mrs. George Stephans of Geneva, died at Major Hospi- tal at 5:50 p.m. Wednesday. She had been in critical condition since Tuesday. Except for one and a half years spent in North Vernon, Mrs. Caudell had lived in Shel- by County all her life. She was born in Washington Township on April 26, 1883, the daughter of Charles and Nancy (Ray) Wasson. Mrs. Caudell was mar- ried to William Curtis Caudell on June 27, 1915, in Shelbyville, and he preceded in death in 1953. She was a member of the Lewis Creek Baptist Church. Survivors include three chil- dren, Mrs. Dallas (Mary) Isley, R. R. 1, Waldron, Mrs. Dennis (Viola) Kuhn, R. R. 6, Shelby- ville, and Mrs. Norbert (Mab- el) Cassidy of Indianapolis; two sisters, Mrs. Nora Kiser of California and Mrs. Leann Ran- dall of Florida; a brother, George Wasson of North Ver- non, 12 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Two daugh- ters and one son preceded in death. Rev. Marvin Isley will con- duct services at 2.00 p.m. Sun- day at the Murphy Mortuary. Burial will be in the Lewis Creek Baptist Church cemetery. Friends will be received at the mortuary after 7:00 p.m. Fri- day.
Submitted by Lois Johnson