Robert Joseph Souther Obituary The High Point Enterprise High Point, NC 5 April 1961
Rites Tomorrow For Roomer Found Dead Robert Joseph Souther, 84, was found dead at the home in which he was boarding at 106 Fraley Rd. yesterday about 2:30 p.m. He had been in declining health fo h * P ast . fi . vef mont j s a " d wa f. fbc ng treated for a heart conditio' of 20. P. a in- at rom which he was suffering. He was born March 20, 1877, i iuncombe- County, a son of th ate John P. and Nancy Mahasse. outher. Mr. Souther was em loyed by the Long Island Rail oad of New York, where he live or more than 50 yeans. In earl 11 an hood' he was married to Mis fosephine Shea who died Jan. 28 948. Mr. Souther retired an moved to High Point about si years ago. He has nephews and nieces living in this vicinity. Surviving are two sons, Robert iouther of Massapequa. N. Y. and laymond Souther of New High 'ark, N. Y., and five brothers *ev. Harvey Souther, Spurgeon outher, Luther Souther and Talmadge Souther, all of near Pisgah Forest, and Fred Souther of VIorganton. Funeral will be conducted tomorrow at 4 p.m. from Cumby Chapel. Burial will be in Floral Garden Park Cemetery. The body will remain at Cumby Mortuary. The family will be at the home of Paul G. Lance of 3211 Kivett Dr.