Bessie Service, one of the most highly esteemed young ladies of Sharon,
died at her home on south Irvine avenue, Saturday afternoon, after a brief
illness. She was 22 years of age. Her death is a sad blow to a wide circle of
friends to whom she had endeared herself by thoughtful considerations and whose
heartfelt sympathy is extended to her husband, Mr.
Charles B. Service, in his great loss. Besides her husband she is
survived by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Ashton,
and four sisters, Mrs. Albert Miller, Misses
Maude and Carrie, of Sharon, and Mrs. Dr. Good,
of Newton Falls, Ohio. Her funeral was held on Monday afternoon from the
residence of Mr. and Mrs. A.S. Service, south
Irvine avenue, services being conducted by Rev. Geo.
P. Donehoo, pastor of the First Presbyterian church, assisted by Rev.
C. C. Waite, of the Disciple church, and Rev. Geo.
B. McKee, of the First Baptist church, The pallbearers were: Joseph
Roberts, P. Lamont Williams, Ralph Herriott, John Fleming, P. A. Higgs, William
Morgan, William Cook and Charles Ewing. The
floral tributes were beautiful and profuse. Interment was in Oakwood