CLARK, Cora C. (Coy)

Date of birth: 6 Feb 1884 Bartholomew County, Indiana

Date of death: 6 Apr 1971 Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana

Source: Brown County Democrat, Nashville, Brown County, Indiana, April 15, 1971

CORA CLARK
      Funeral services were held Friday, April 9, 
for Mrs. Cora Clark of R. 1, Trafalgar.  Mrs. 
Clark died Tuesday morning at the hospital 
in Franklin after a 9-week illness.  She was 87.
      Mrs. Clark was born Feb. 6, 1884 in 
Bartholomew County to John and Hannah Milnes 
Coy.  She was married to J. Wilbur Clark on 
January 31, 1909.  He preceded her in death 
in 1960.
      Mrs. Clark had been a member of New 
Bethel, Samaria and Nineveh Christian 
churches.
      Surviving are four children, Merrill Clark 
of Nineveh, Maurice Clark of Trafalgar, Mrs. 
Marjorie Mahoney of Wilton, Conn., and Mrs. 
Beulah Dinn of Greenwood; seven grandchildren; 
seven great-grandchildren; six sisters and a brother, 
Mrs. Della Galey, Mrs. Artie Fordyce, Mrs. Bessie 
Campbell, Mrs. Lena Waltz, Mrs. Esma Campbell, 
Mrs. Gladys McKee and Emerson Coy, all of the 
Edinburg area.  Two sisters and a brother are 
deceased.
      Services were conducted at Vandivier-Parsley 
Funeral Home in Edinburg by the Rev. Ray Bozell.  
Burial was at Rest Haven Cemetery at Edinburg.

Source: Columbus Republic, Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana, April 6, 1971

Mrs. Cora Clark Dies At Franklin
      TRAFALGAR -- Mrs. Cora Clark of Trafalgar 
route 1 died this morning at the hospital in Franklin 
after a 9-week illness.  She was 87.
      Funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday 
at Vandivier-Parsley funeral home at Edinburg 
by the Rev. Ray Bozell.  Burial will be at Rest 
Haven cemetery at Edinburg.  Persons can call 
at the funeral home after 2 p.m. Thursday.
      Born Feb. 6, 1884, in Bartholomew county 
to John and Hannah Milnes Coy, Mrs. Clark 
was married Jan. 31, 1909, to J. Wilbur Clark, 
who died in 1960.
      She had been a member of New Bethel, 
Samaria and Nineveh Christian churches.
      Surviving are four children, Merrill Clark 
of Nineveh, Maurice Clark of Trafalgar, Mrs. 
Marjorie Mahoney of Wilton, Conn., and Mrs. 
Buelah Dinn of Greenwood, seven grand-
children, seven great-grandchildren, six sisters 
and a brother, Mrs. Delia Galey, Mrs. Artie 
Fordyce, Mrs. Bessie Campbell, Mrs. Lena 
Waltz, Mrs. Esma Campbell, Mrs. Gladys 
McKee and Emerson Coy, all of the Edin-
burg area. 

Submitted by Mark Wirey

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