Mrs Maude Edmonson Duckworth, 59, a resident of Mt. Vernon and
Posey county most of her life, died at 7:40 p.m. Monday at the home of her son
and daughter in law, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Kenneth Duckworth, 504 West Second
In failing health for several years and seriously ill for the last
three months, Mrs. Duckworth came to the home of her son, in May, this year,
from Evansville, where she had resided since 1940.
She was a native of Posey county, the
daughter of Sol Edmonson and Anzie Hill Edmonson.
Her church affiliation was with Mt.PleasantGeneralBaptistChurch at Bufkin.
The body will remain at Short-Niehaus
Funeral Home until Thursday when it will be taken to Mt.PleasantChurch for the funeral service there at Thursday. Burial will be in Mt.Pleasant cemetery.
The family request that contributions be made to the Cancer Fund
instead of floral offerings.
the son, William Kenneth Duckworth, Mt. Vernon; a daughter, Mrs
James Klausmeier, Evansville; two grandchildren, and
three brothers, Loyd, James and Berta
Edmonson all of Evansville.