Idaho County Free Press
Thursday, June 23, 1949
RESIDENT MOUNT IDAHO 60 YEARS IS TAKEN
Mrs. Mary Jane Hindman, 63, passed away early Thursday morning
at the General Hospital. Death was due to acute coronary thrombosis. She had
undergone major surgery a week before and was to have been released in a few
She was born July 8, 1885 in Benton county, Arkansas, daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
Joe Earp. The family came to Idaho in 1889, locating near Mount Idaho where she
attended school. She was married to Ira Hindman in Grangeville on July 13, 1904
and they had since made their home at Mount Idaho.
Surviving relatives include her husband; one daughter, Mrs. Thelma Schmadeka,
Grangeville; two sisters, Mrs. H.F. Gerlock, Eugene Oregon and Mrs. Frank Zehner,
Grangeville; five brothers; Jay, Blufred, Lindsley, Fred and Irvie Earp of
Grangeville; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild. One son was killed in
action in Europe in World War II.
Funeral services were held Saturday June 18, at 2 o'clock at the Robertson
Chapel with the Rev. John F. Rice officiating. Mrs. Esther Henry furnished the
music. Pallbearers were Lester Earp, Kenneth Earp, Ivan Earp, Maurice Hindman,
and Jo Ben Zehner, all nephews of the deceased. Burial was in Mount Idaho
Submitted by Chris