Lewis A. Utley, 77, Princeton, Ind., a retired U.S. postal employee
and a member of a prominent family of Posey county where he spent the early
years of his life, died Monday (25 Feb
1957) in the Gibson County General Hospital at Princeton after a short
The body will remain at Wright & Kendall Funeral Home in Princeton until it is brought to Mt. Pleasant
General Baptist church at Bufkin for the funeral
service at Wednesday. Burial will be in Mt.Pleasant cemetery.
Surviving are the wife, nee Anna F. Treat of Posey county; a son,
E. B. Utley, owner of Utley's Hardware Store in Princeton; three daughters,
Mrs. William J. Gavin, Jeffersonville, and Mrs. Louis Siepper
and Mrs. Owen Sharp, both of San Diego, Calif; 10
grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren and three brothers, Charles J.
Lawrence J and Walter L. Utley all of the Mt. Vernon community.
The deceased parents were Carroll Utley and Sarah Trafford Utley.
Mt.Utley was at one time a school teacher and
resided and taught in Point township for several years. Upon entering the
postal service he was stationed at post offices in Evansville until his retirement when he moved to Evansville.