Champaign County Obituaries
JACOBS -- SPRINGFIELD NEWS-SUN SPRINGFIELD (O.) NEWS-SUN APRIL 1988
ILO JACOBS, 81, of 229 Scioto Street, Urbana, died 2:28 PM, Sunday, April 10, 1988 at her residence. She was born January 21, 1907, to Charles Alfred and Mary Adeline (DOLPH) WOOD. She was a member of Bowlusville United Methodist Church. She is survived by her daughter, Dolores J. CLARK, of Urbana; grandchildren, Mrs. Douglas (Andrea Lynn) GROW, and Bobby R. CLARK, both of Urbana; great grandchildren, Alexzandra Rose GROW and Joshua Ryan GROW; and also by several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Faler JACOBS, in 1966. Funeral services will be at 1:30 PM Wednesday, April 13, in the Walter-Schoedinger Funeral Home, Urbana with the Rev. Gerald GEIGER officiating. Burial in Oakdale Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home Tuesday from 7:00-9:00 PM.
JENKINS -- ST. PARIS NEWS-DISPATCH, Thurs., August 18, 1932
Mrs. Matilda JENKINS , 78 years old, passed away at the home of her son, Clero in Concord, Sunday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock after a long illness. Mrs. JENKINS was the widow of Elija JENKINS, who died twenty years ago.
She is survived by five daughters, Mrs. William MADDEN, West Liberty; Mrs. Frank WELLER, Millerstown; Mrs. Clarence PENCE, St. Paris; Mrs. Harley DEAL, Mrs. John FLECK, Urbana; three sons, Clero, of Concord and Veto of Urbana and Grover of West Liberty; one sister, Susanna CAMPBELL, of Flectcher.
Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Community Church in Millerstwon with the Rev. Ed RUNYON, in charge. Burial was made at Spring Grove Cemetery by Ira Frank, funeral director.
JENKINS -- ST. PARIS NEWS-DISPATCH, Thurs June 4, 1942
Wm. Alba JENKINS, 79, died at his home, four miles southeast of St. Paris, Monday at 11:30 A. M. He had been in failing health for several years but had been critically ill only a short time prior to his death.
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Alma KUNKLE of Columbus, who has spent the past several weeks with her father, and Mrs. Lawrence RUNKEL of St. Paris route town, and one son, Warren JENKINS, Springfield. He also leaves a sister, Mrs. Deda MOORE, Springfield, and a brother, Charles JENKINS of Urbana.
JENKINS -- ST. PARIS NEWS-DISPATCH, Thurs 28 September 1939
A cerebral hemorrhage with which he was stricken Saturday night at his home in Piqua, ended fatally when Austin Clyde JENKINS, 65, died at 8:45 o'clock Monday night at Piqua Memorial Hospital.
Born in Christiansburg, October 28, 1873, he was the son of John and Martha FURROW JENKINS. As a very young man he went to Piqua to live and during the rest of his life had been employed as a wood worker by the J. A. Shade Lumber Co. there.
He leaves his wife, Mrs. Katie JENKINS; two daughters, Mrs. Clarence CRAMER of Troy, and Mrs. Paul T.(? for the T.) WHITE of Columbus; three sons, Bernard and Belmont of Columbus, and Judson of Troy; a sister, Mrs. Guy SHIPLEY of St. Paris, and five grandchildren.
Funeral services were held today at 2:00 p.m. at a Piqua funeral home followed by burial in Forest Hill cemetery.
JENKINS -- ST. PARIS NEWS-DISPATCH, Thurs 18 March 1926
Bert PROCTOR and family attended the funeral of his grandmother, Mrs. Martha JENKINS in Piqua, Friday.
Mrs. JENKINS passed away on Wednesday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Arch McKINEY, with whom she had been spending the winter. She was 85 years of age and the widow of John JENKINS . The greater part of her life had been spent in the vicinity of Christiansburg.
She is survived by two sons, Judson JENKINS of Christiansburg, Austin JENKINS of Columbus; two daughters, Mrs. Guy SHIPLEY of Thackery, and Mrs. Arch McKINNEY of Piqua. Eighteen grandchildren and eighteen great grandchildren also survive. Burial was made a Manuel cemetery near Grange Hall.
JENKINS -- ST. PARIS NEWS-DISPATCH, Thurs.15 August 1918
A stroke of appoplexey caused the death of John JENKINS at his home in Thackery last Saturday. Funeral services were held Monday from the Emanuel church and interment was made in cemetery there.
Mr. JENKINS was born April 14th, 1837 in Clark county and is the last member of the family of Wiley JENKINS. He was a retired farmer and had spent almost all his life in the vicinity of Grange Hall.
He is survived by his wife, two daughters and two sons. The children are Mrs. Guy SHIPLEY, Mrs. Frank PROCTER and Judson JENKINS of Thackery.
JENKINS -- ST. PARIS NEWS-DISPATCH, Thurs. 7 Oct 1926, pg 1
Mary E. JENKINS died at her home one and one-half miles east of Christiansburg OH, Wednesday morning Sept. 22. She was 81 years of age. She leaves one daughter, Mrs. James MUMFORD of Troy, OH; one son, Willie JENKINS of Christiansburg. The funeral was held from the home of the son, Friday morning at 9:30. Burial was made in Emanuel cemetery near Grange hall by Bert Richeson, undertaker.
JORDAN -- ST. PARIS NEWS-DISPATCH, Thurs. April 22, 1943
B. Franklin JORDAN, 82, died at 11 a. m. Sunday at the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Dr. and Mrs. C. O. YOUNG in Piqua. Mr. JORDAN had been in failing health for the past three years and until a few years ago resided in St. Paris.
He is survived by the daughter, Mrs. YOUNG; two sons, Norris of St. Paris and Louis F. of Peoria, Ill., a brother, William of Rosewood, a sister Mrs. Hattie McDARGH or Urbana; five grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Funeral services were conducted Tuesday afternoon in Piqua with burial in Forest Hill cemetery.
JULIU -- ST. PARIS NEWS-DISPATCH, Thurs. March 11, 1887
Marion JULIU, a one-armed soldier and formerly of St. Paris, died at Troy Wednesday.