Clipped From Mt. Vernon Register-News
J. H. Houseworth Dies At Age 85; Funeral Sunday James Henry Houseworth, 85, of 1012 Gilbert street, died at 3:50 a, m. today at Good Samai-itan Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p. m. Sunday at tlie PuUey-Gutzler Funeral Chapel. Burial will be In the New Hope cemetery. The body will lie in state at the Pulley Gutzler Funeral Home, where friends may call after 4:00 p. m, Saturday. Mr. Houseworth was born, January 1, 1879, in Jefferson county, the son of James and Dicey (Flanagan) Houseworth. In 1902 he was married to Emma Wliite. who suivives. Other fiunivors include tlwee sons, Ambrose of Spring Garden, Garden, James of Ewing and Byford Byford of Christopher; one daughter, daughter, Mrs. Richard Buckham of Mt. Vernon; two half-brothers. Earl Winkler and Luther Winkler, both of Mt. Vernon; 19 grandchildren and 29 great grandchildren. He was a member of the Pleasant View Missionary Baptist Baptist church.