Mrs. William Turpin

Francisco, Ind.  Oct. 24 – (Special)—Mrs. Ella Turpin, age 54 years, wife of William Turpin, died at 11:40 o’clock Saturday night (23 Oct 1932) at their home here following a several weeks illness.

Funeral services will be held at 2 o’clock Wednesday afternoon at the General Baptist Church, in charge of Rev. R. E. Simms, of Oakland City, and Rev. C. E. Fisher, of Evansville.  Interment in Meade cemetery.

Mrs. Turpin is survived by the husband and the following children, Charles of Clinton, Ind., Arch, of Whiting, Ind., Luther Turpin at home; and Mrs. Edith Courier, of this place, eleven grandchildren, two sisters, Mrs. Nettie Reynolds, of Seattle, Wash., Mrs. Fannie Pride of Oakland City, two brothers, Ollie Jenkins, of Trinidad, Colo., and Ed Jenkins, of Princeton.

Mrs. Turpin was a member of the Francisco General Baptist Church.

Princeton Daily Democrat, 24 Oct 1932

Note:  Married 24 Apr 1897 in Gibson County, Indiana.

His parents:  Martin L Turpin & Nancy B Smith.

Her parents:  James William Jenkins & Rachel Ann Ross.