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Death Notices



Alexander Brandon Ervin, Jr.
Well Known Liberty Township Farmer Is Stricken while in the Field
A. B. Ervin of Liberty township died about noon to-day Thursday. He was out feeding the stock and was found lying unconsciou. He was taken to his home where he regained consciousness but lived but a short time afterwards. He was about 65 years of age. He was an uncle of the Ervin boys of this city.
[Jackson Semi-Weekly, Thursday, February 1, 1912 - Contributed by: Donna Scurlock]

John Alexander Ervin
John Alexander Ervin died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. C. L. Miller, of 228 East Main Street, Chillicothe, Wednesday evening Feb 24, at 4:05 o'clock of heart trouble after an illness of several months.
He was born December 25, 1846, and was aged 68 years, 1 month, and 29 days. He was a member of the Masons, Odd Fellows and K of P lodges and belonged to the Church of Christ. There survives a wife, two daughters, Mrs. Guy Hall and Mrs. C. L. Miller of this city; four brothers J. M. of Columbus, Robert and Thomas of Wellston and Edward of Jackson, five sisters, Mrs. Mary Leach, Mrs. Elizabeth Freeborn of Jackson, Mrs. Mattie Tyers of Schooley's, Mrs. Sarah Arnold of Leo, Ohio and Mrs. Margaret Green; two grandchildren, Mrs. Marian Corcoran, Carlyle Miller of this city and one great grandchild.
He lived in this county, at Leo and Wellston, where he followed the occupation of blacksmith and was respected by all for his devotion to duty. He funeral was held Feb. 26.
[Jackson Standard Journal, Wednesday, March 3, 1915 - Contributed by: Donna Scurlock]

Lydia Lemoine Ervin
Ervin--Miss Lydia Lemoine Ervin died at the home of her mother in this city Saturday, June 21. Her funeral was held Monday, June 23, and was very largely attended. Rev. G. W. Burns officiated. Miss Ervin was born June 7, 1868, and was the daughter of James L. and Myra Ervin. She was thirty two years of age at her death. She had been in failing health for a number of years, but she had borne all patiently and prolonged her days by her fortitude and indomitable will. Her death is mourned by a host of friends and deeply deplored by all. She leaves a mother, four brothers and two sisters, Mrs. J. S. Hunter of Piketon, and Mrs. E. C. Jackson of Portsmouth to mourn their loss.
[Jackson Standard-Journal, Wednesday, July 25, 1900 - Contributed by: Donna Scurlock]

Nellie G. Landrum Ervin
Nellie Ervin Dies Thursday
Nellie Ervin, 84, died at 8:30 pm Thursday in the Casto Nursing home, Wellston after several weeks illness.
Her home address was 72 David Avenue. Born March 26th 1876 in Jackson county, she had spent her entire life here. She was a member of the Reorganized church of Jesus Christ.
Her husband, Frank Ervin preceded her in death in 1944. Surviving are several nieces and nephews.
The body was removed to the Don Sperry Funeral home where friends may call Saturday. Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Sunday at the Reorganized church of Jesus Christ, with Reverend Roy Beatty officiating. Burial will be made in Fairmount cemetery. [Jackson Herald, Jackson, Ohio - Friday, April 29, 1960 - Contributed by: Donna Scurlock]

Phoebe Beatty Ervin
Last Friday the widow of the late Brandon Ervin died at her home in Liberty township from heart trouble at the age of 67 years. She was an old time resident of the county and was well respected. She was the mother of Arthur Ervin, employed at the Jackson Mill & Lumber Co. The burial took place Sunday in Evergreen cemetery. Rev Kirdendall had charge of the funeral and C. L. Wood was the undertaker.
[Jackson Sun, Monday, March 13, 1922 - Contributed by: Donna Scurlock]



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