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Benjamin Adams  - Funeral services for Benjamin Adams, 68, of 8 1/2 South Wayne Avenue, Columbus, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Piketon Church of Christ, with burial following in Mound Cemetery in Piketon, under the direction of the Hill Funeral Home of Kingston.  Friends called at the funeral home after 2 p.m. Saturday, and at the Piketon Church after 1 p.m. Sunday.
      Mr. Adams died Thursday in Mt. Carmel Hospital in Columbus.
     A former Piketon resident, he was also a former employee of the Chillicothe Paper Company.
     A native of Pike County, he was born on March 10, 1905 in Piketon, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Adams.
     Surviving are two sons, Ben L. Adams and John D. Adams, both of Columbus; three grandchildren and one great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Eliza Gilmore of Piketon, and one brother, Mart Adams of Beaver.

Waverly News Watchman
August 1973
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James Hall

James Hall,  56, former Beaver resident, died at 2:15 p.m. , Tuesday, at Outer Drive Hospital at Lincoln Park, Michigan after an extended illness.

     He is a former employee of Fisher Body, Detroit, with 22 years service.  He was a World War II Navy veteran and a member of the Church of Christ.
     Born October 19, 1920, in Floyd County, Kentucky, he is the son of Ambrost and Rosie Martin Hall.

Surviving are his mother who resides in Beaver, his wife, Mildred Riley Hall, of Lincoln Park, and one daughter Miss Deborah, at home, one son Michael, in Air Force in Michigan.

Four sisters Mrs. Goldie Keathley of Lincoln Park, Mrs. Nan Tackett, Grethel, Kentucky and Mrs. Carrie Wicker, Route 1, Beaver, Mrs. Alvie Rapp of Beaver and two brothers, John Hall of Beaver and Troy Hall of Wyandotte, Michigan.
     Funeral services at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Hammerstein in Beaver with Rev. Robert Harper officiating.
     Burial will follow at Bethel Ridge Cemetery in Jackson County near Beaver.
     Friends may call at the funeral home from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday

Waverly News Watchman
December 1976
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Albert Hooiser

Albert Hooiser  - Funeral services for Albert Hooiser, 85, years-old native of Pickaway County were held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Philadelphia Baptist Church with Rev. L. V. Gause officiating.  Burial followed in Carr's Run Cemetery under the direction of the Hammerstein Funeral Home of Beaver.  The body was taken to the church Sunday, where friends called until the funeral hour.
     Mr. Hoosier, a former resident of the Beaver area, died at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Casey Nursing Home, Route #1, Piketon, where he had been residing.  He had been in poor health for several years.
     Born in 1888, he never married.
     His only survivors are two brothers, Elias Hoosier of Route 8, Chillicothe and Gus Hoosier of London, Ohio and several nieces and nephews

.Waverly News Watchman
September 1973
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Pike County Chapter of  O.G.S.
P. O. Box 224
 Waverly, Ohio 45690

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