Harriett Catherine "Hap" (Dragoo) Coy

Date of birth: 	25 November 1865  Pisgah, Johnson County, Indiana
Date of death:	14 May 1930  Pisgah, Johnson County, Indiana

Franklin Evening Star 14 May 1930
Was Lifelong Resident of Pisgah Community - Funeral From Home Friday
PISGAH, May 14.  Mrs. Harriett Catherine Dragoo Coy, wife of E. R. Coy and a
lifetime resident of this community, died early Wednesday morning at her home
one mile west of Pisgah, following an extended illness which had been critical
for the past few weeks.
      Funeral services will be held from the residence at 2 o'clock Friday
afternoon and will be in charge of Rev. Clawson and Rev. Sherwood of
Anderson, assisted by the Rev. George Curtis of the Edinburg Methodist
      Mrs. Coy was born in Johnson County on November 25, 1865 and was the
daughter of Samuel and Margaret Dragoo, for many years among the well
known residents of this section of the county.  She was united in marriage
to Elijah Robert Coy on Jan. 1, 1885 and four children were born to this
union, two of whom survive with the husband.  The surviving children are
Mrs. Nellie Henderson of Edinburg and Donald Lavaughn Coy.  Two children
died in infancy.
      Also surviving her death are two grandchildren, Cleona Henderson and Clyde
Henderson of Edinburg, and three brothers, Albert and Abram Dragoo of
Pisgah and Oscar Dragoo of Oklahoma City, Okla.
      Mrs. Coy had united with the Pisgah Methodist Church when a young woman
and had been a member of that congregation for more than 40 years.  For
the past twelve years she had been a member of the Church of God.

Edinburg Courier 14 May 1930
      Mrs. Harriot Katherine Dragoo Coy, age sixty five, passes away at 2:30
o'clock this morning at her home in the Pisgah neighborhood, after an
illness of some length.
      She was born November 25, 1865, in the Pisgah neighborhood, the daughter
of Samuel and Margaret Dragoo, and was united in marriage to Elijah R.
Coy, January 1, 1885.  Four children were born to this union, two of whom
died in infancy.  She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Nillie Henderson
of Edinburg and one son Donald Coy, of Indianapolis.  She is also survived
by two grandchildren, Cleona and Clyde Henderson, three brothers Albert
Dragoo and Abram Dragoo, of Pisgah, and Omar Dragoo of Oklahoma City,
      The deceased lived in the Pisgah neighborhood her entire life, and she was
a member of the Pisgah M.E. church for the past forty years, where she was
an active worker.
      Funeral services will be held at the home Friday afternoon at two o'clock,
the Rev. Clawson and Rev. Underwood of Anderson, assisted by Rev. George
Curtis, of Edinburg officiating.
      Burial will be made to the Pisgah cemetery.

Submitted by Mark Wirey

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