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DEATH CLAIMS "GABE"   Gabriel Langley aged 64 and a well known workman of the Showers Brothers company died Saturday evening at his home on west 5th street after a three week's illness.  He is survived by the widow, one sister, Mrs. Florence Robertson, of California, and one brother Milton, of this city. He was a member of the Church of Christ.  Funeral at 10:30 this morning from the residence in charge of Rev. A. I. Raines of the Church of Christ, and burial at Rose Hill.  The pall bearers were Edward and Joseph Hardy, M. G. Adams, Joseph Lee Newton, Wright and John Parnell.  "Gabe" Langley was one of the well known workmen of the city, a jovial character.  He was connected with the Showers factory for many years and saw it grow from a small institution to a great industry. - Bloomington Telephone Bloomington, IN - Monday May 17, 1926 shared by Judy Jefferson


John "Jay" Eller - Born November 2, 1904 in Monroe Co., IN  Died July 6, 1992 in Monroe Co., IN  Parents were Raymond and Lula (Baxter) Eller.  Survived by his guardian, Russell Shaw and stepsister Freda Uland.  Services at Allen Funeral Home with burial in Rose Hill Cemetery - The Herald-Times Bloomington, IN - Wednesday July 8, 1992 shared by Judy Jefferson


Ulisses Lawson - Born December 20, 1895 in Brown Co., IN - Died March 5, 1976 in Bloomington, IN - Parents were James and Catherine Axsom Lawson.  Survived by wife, Verna Wray Lawson; daughter, Mildred Patton, sons, Robert, Benny and Roy; brothers Garland and Jason and sister, Eva Moffitt.  Preceded in death by daughter, Margaret Ruth. - Daily Herald-Times, Bloomington, IN, Saturday, March 6, 1976 shared by Judy Jefferson


Verna Lawson - Born April 9, 1902 in Monroe Co., IN  Died April 23, 1987 in Bloomington, IN  Parents were Mose and Amanda (Martin) Wray.  Survived by daughter, Mildred Patton; sons, Robert, Benny and Roy; sister Shirley Crider and brother Lintford.  Preceded in death by husband, Ulisses; daughter, Margaret Ruth Lawson; sister, Sylvia Hillenburg and brothers, Lemuel, Lenford and Lenza.  Services at Day Mortuary with burial in Clear Creek Cemetery. - The Herald-Telephone, Bloomington, IN, Saturday, April 25, 1987 shared by Judy Jefferson


Charles R Liford - Age 60. - Died December 24, 1955 in Bloomington, IN  Parents were Albert and Anna Van Buskirk Liford.  Survived by daughters, Mrs. Wayne Goble and Mrs. Doris Jackson; sons, John, Charles and Robert and his mother, Mrs. Anna Alexander. - Daily Herald-Telephone, Bloomington, IN, Tuesday, December 27, 1955 shared by Judy Jefferson


 Kristy Jo (Norris) Lloyd, 37, of Freedom, passed away at her residence May 31, 2009. She was born July 15, 1971, in Bloomington, IN, to Joe and Myrna (Crowe) Norris. She graduated from Owen Valley High School in 1989. She was a co-owner and painter for EBCO Painting in Bloomington. Kristy attended Freedom Nazarene Church. She loved children and her family, working with flowers and enjoyed helping others.  Mrs. Lloyd is survived by her husband of 3 years, John; a son, Jace Lloyd, at home; daughter, Jessica Johnson, at home; her parents, Joe and Myrna Norris of Spencer; three stepchildren, Kelsey, Samantha, and Jacob Lloyd of Bedford; a brother, Joe (Kellie) Norris Jr. of Spencer; a sister, Jodie (Kelly) Finch of Bloomfield; in-laws, Ron and Alice Church, two nieces and two nephews.  She was preceded in death by her grandparents, James and Hildreth Norris and Cooper and Pearl Crowe.  Funeral service will be held Friday, June 5, 2009, at 10:30 a.m. at West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home in Spencer. Alice Church will be officiating. Burial will follow at Whitehall Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday from 4-8 p.m. unknown source newspaper


Louden Rites Wednesday -  Rev. Zimmerman To Have Charge Of Final Services  The Rev. Donald E Zimmerman, pastor of the United Presbyterian church, will have charge of the impressive funeral rites to be held in the U. P. church on North College avenue at 10 o'clock Wednesday morning for Mrs. Anna Louden, prominent civic leader and wife of Col. T. J. Louden, local attorney, who died Sunday evening at the Post Hospital in Forth Knox, Kentucky, after an illness of one week.  Active pallbearers are to be Harry Orchard, T. G. Karsell, J. G. Ray, Irvin Matthews, W. B. Hoadley and Dr. W. N. Culmer.  The following honorary pallbearers have been named: Dr. Charles H. Emery, of Bedford, W. A. Alexander, William Graham, Dr. Robert G. Rogers, Robert G. Miller, Oscar Cravens, Ward Hiddle, Edwin Corr, Dr. S. C. Davisson, Howard Tourner, Charles Waldron, Roy O. Pike, Phillip Hill and Orin Jones.  Mrs. Olga Porter is to be the organist. The family has requested that no flowers be sent. The deceased will be taken to the church at 9 a.m. Wednesday from the residence at 420 North Park. The casket will be open in the church auditorium from 9 to 9:30 a. m.- Bloomington Telephone Bloomington, IN - Tuesday, August 23, 1938 shared by Judy Jefferson


Mrs. Fern May Lowery - Born July 24, 1899   - Died December 18, 1973 in Fort Wayne, IN  Parents were Mr. and Mrs. John May  Survived by daughters, Mrs. Annetta Minnick, Mrs. Treva Hendricks and Mrs. Pauline Gnagy; son, Donald Lowery and sister, Mrs. Ethel Martindale.  Services at Day Mortuary Chapel, burial in Clover Hill Cemetery in Harrodsburg. - The Daily Herald-Telephone, Bloomington, IN, Wednesday, December 19, 1973 shared by Judy Jefferson