GREEN, John B.

Date of birth: 14 April 1870 Nineveh, Johnson County, Indiana
Date of death: 18 March 1959 Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana

SOURCE: Columbus Evening Republican, 19 March 1959

John B. Green, 88, Dies
  A former deputy sheriff and 
countyhighway superintendent John 
B.Green, 88, died at 10:15 o'clock
Wednesday night at his home, 515
Second Street.  He and his wife,
Mrs. Ida Green, had been living at
that address for the past 45 years.
  Funeral services will be conducted
at 1:30 o'clock Saturday afternoon
at the Flanigan and Reed Funeral
Home by the Rev. Ray Bozell with
burial at Rest Haven Cemetery in
  The casket will be open at the
funeral home after 11 o'clock
Friday morning until time of the
services Saturday.
  Mr. Green was born April 14, 
1870, in Nineveh township in 
Johnson County, the son of Henry 
and Jane Johnson Green.  On July 
26, 1893, he was married to Ida 
Milnes.  Hewas a member of the 
Methodist Church.
  He had served as a deputy in
Bartholomew County under Sheriffs
Damas Essex and Irvin Cox.  For two
years, 1932 to 1934, he was the
county highway superintendent.  He
retired several years ago and had
been in ill health for two years.
Submitted by Mark Wirey