Mrs. Margaret Starkey McReynolds, 81, a native of Omaha, Ill., but a respected resident of Mt.Vernon since 1900, died at Saturday (16 Apr 1955) at her home at 222 1⁄2 Main street.
Mrs. Mc Reynolds had been an invalid for seven years and had been
critically ill for the last three weeks.
She and her daughters, Mrs. Neva Cross and Miss Helen McReynolds
and the former's husband resided at the Main street address where Mrs. Mc Reynolds died.
Mrs. Cross is associated with her husband, Archie Cross in the ownership
and operation of Dagger's Cafe. The other daughter is an operater of Mt.Vernon exchange of Indiana Bell Telephone Co.
Also surviving are a son, Reese, Vincennes, Ind; three grandchildren and eight great
grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
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 Bellefontaine cemetery. Rev. B. H. Cato,
pastor of CalvaryBibleChurch, will be the official minister.
Mrs. Mc Reynolds
was a member of the Presbyterian Church at Omaha, Ill. She was the last of 12 children of
David Starkey and Elizabeth Kinsol Starkey, of the Omaha community.