Martha Elizabeth "Mattie" Irwin Thomas Johnson Obituary May 1962 Emporia Gazette, Emporia, Kansas

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Martha Elizabeth "Mattie" Irwin Thomas Johnson Obituary
May 1962
Emporia Gazette, Emporia, Kansas - . ft ft THE JOHNSON FUNERAL MADISON — Funeral...
. ft ft THE JOHNSON FUNERAL MADISON — Funeral services for Mrs. Augustus^ Johnson, who died Monday evening in Eureka, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Presbyterian Church, conducted by the Rev. T. Chandler Burton, pastor of the church. Burial will be in Number Eight Cemetery. The casket will be open this evening in the Sexton Funeral Home. Martha Elizabeth Irwin, the daughter of Daniel Walter and Nancy Catheryn Thornton Irwin, was born April 5th, 1874, in Pe- oría, 111. She came to Madison with her parents when she t was three years old and had been a resident of the community since that time. She was married to Jack Thomas in 1894, and he died in 1905. She was married to Augustus Johnson, June 8th, 1914, and for many years they operated a cafe in Madison. She was preceded in death by her husband, who' died April 15th, 1960, and by two daughters, Mae and. Eva, and she is survived by .two sons, Harry Thomas, Tulsa, Okla., and Loren Thomas, Pawtucket, R.I.; one daughter, Mrs. Virgil Henry, Plainville; two sisters, Mrs. Clarence Groat, Eureka, and Mrs. Jay Bohard, Lemon, Calif., nine grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. ft ft

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  1. The Emporia Gazette,
  2. 09 May 1962, Wed,
  3. Page 4

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