Howard P. Simpson, Herman Simpson, Robert E. Simpson, William E.
ROBERT P (BOB) HARDY
Feb 12 1956
Robert P. (Bob) Hardy, 76, for several years a resident of Mt.
Vernon during which time he was employed by the former Keck-Gonnerman
Co., died at 12:45 p.m. Sunday at the home of a nephew, Howard Simpson, 1107
West Tennessee street, Evansville. Simpson was reared by his uncle.
The deceased, a native of White county, Ill., a son of Calvin Hardy and Flora Gardner
Hardy, came to Mt.Vernon from Griffin. He had resided in Evansville with the nephew for the last three
years. His health failed a year ago and he had been bedfast since
The body is at Short-Niehaus Funeral
Home in Mt.Vernon and will remain there until it is taken
to GriffinPrimitiveBaptistChurch for the funeral service at Tuesday. Burial will be in a Griffin cemetery.
Five nephews and a niece are the nearest surviving relatives. -
Howard P. Simpson and Dalton Galbreath, Evansville; Robert
E. Simpson, Griffin; Herman Simpson, Brooklyn, N.Y; William E. Hardy, Cape
Girardeau, Mo and Mrs. MervilSnively,