Miss Grace A. Neale, 80, a life-long
resident of the Mt.Vernon community whose Christian life had been
centered in her home, died at today at the Neale
residence at 209 E. Water street.
In apparent good health, Miss Neale
suffered an unexpected cerebral hemorrhage last Saturday.
The body is at the Weisinger Funeral
Home,. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at .
Nearest survivors are two sister, Miss MaybelleNeale, Mt.Vernon, and Mrs. Mary Neale
Dean, Meherin, Va; a brother, W. Herbert Neale, Brooklyn, N.Y and several nieces and nephews.
The deceased was a devout member of First Presbyterian Church and
its Martha Hunter Guild. For a number of years she was employed in the
department store of the late William A. Bryant. Her friendly sympathetic
personality earned her the respect and love of hundreds of persons.
Miss Neale was born near Mt.Vernon and had spent her entire life in the Mt.Vernon community.
Her parents were
Thomas H. Neale and Isabelle DowermanNeale, members of prominent, early Hoosier families.