Mrs. Clara B. Adkins Durell, 78, widow
of John M. Durell who died in May 1949, succumbed to
a long illness at this morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Walter Lee Utley,
She was a native of White county, Ill., a daughter of Charles Adkins and Amanda
Douthitt Adkins, but had resided in Posey county since she was 10 years old.
Death followed illness of several years that had made her bedfast
for the last five weeks.
The body is at the Short-Niehaus Funeral
Home and will remain there through the funeral service at Wednesday in the Short-Niehaus chapel. Burial will be in Bellefontaine
cemetery. The officiating minister will be Rev. C. E. Terrell, pastor of Mt.PleasantGeneralBaptistChurch at Bufkin, of which the deceased was a
two daughters, Mrs. Utley and Miss Nancy Durell, R.
R. 3 Mt. Vernon; two sons, William Kenneth Durell, R.
R. 3 Mt. Vernon, and Charles S. Durell, Plainfield, Ind., and five grandchildren.