Walter A. (Jerry) Erwin, 62, a plasterer and life-long resident of
South Posey county, died at Sunday (10 Apr 1955) at his home at 605 James street.
He had been ill for a year of a stomach ailment and seriously ill
for the last week.
The deceased was a native of the Farmersville community, a son of
Thomas Erwin and Maggie Duckworth Erwin. He was a veteran of military
service in World War I.
The body is at the Weisinger Funeral
Home and will remain there through the funeral service set for Tuesday in the Weisinger
chapel. Burial will be in Mt.Pleasant cemetery at Bufkin.
Rev. Arthur Blackburn, a retired General Baptist minister, will conduct
the religious service and Owen Dunn post, No. 5, American Legion,
will be in charge of military rites at the grave.
Surviving are a
son, Thomas, Mt.Vernon, and a brother, and sister, Elisha Erwin and Mrs. Joseph Kuhn, of the Farmersville