The death of Mrs. Catherine Shipp, widow of Thomas Shipp, occurred Friday evening at five o'clock at her home, 824 Stormont Avenue after an illness of several months.

  The funeral will be held Sunday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at the Gibson Street M. E. church conducted by the pastor Rev. C. N. Wilson and the Rev. Mrs. Maud Haynes, pastor of the United Brethren church.  Interment will be in Odd Fellows cemetery.

  Mrs. Shipp was 74 years of age and was one of Gibson County's well known women.  She had a host of friends, who learn of her death with deep regret and extend their sympathy to the bereaved ones.

  Surviving are five daughters and one son, Mrs. J. T. Mauzy, Mrs. W. T. Sutton, Mrs. Clara French, and Mrs. R. P. Pierce, all of Princeton, Mrs. Emma Brennan of Johnson City, Ill. and Ed Carnahan of Decker.

(Princeton Clarion News,

  Sat. Aug. 3, 1918)