OBITUARY OF MRS. MARY IRWIN
Mrs. Mary Irwin, who was
well known in and about Grangeville, passed away December 21, 1915.
Mrs. Irwin was born in Gernsy county, Ohio, January 9, 1845 and was there
united in marriage to Thomas C. Irwin. Eight children were born to
them being four girls and four boys. The children living are Mrs.
E.E. Wann, Mrs. P.G. Jessy, Mrs. G.J. Smith, W.T. Irwin, C.S. Irwin and
The family moved from Ohio to
Missouri in 1876 and then in 1883 to Arkansaw, and thence to Idaho in 1899
where they have since resided.
The body was brought to the home
of the son, W.T. Irwin, where the funeral services were held. The
federated church quartet furnished the music and Robert Edward Gornall the
local minister preached the sermon. The interment was at the local
cemetery. The sympathy of the community goes out to the bereaved
husband and family.