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James Edward Amos actual Saturday, 12 May 1956


James Edward Amos

James Edward Amos, 87, of 1813 Clegg St., Parkersburg, died Saturday at his home.

He was born Nov. 8, 1868, in Wood County, a son of the late Fred and Mary Elizabeth Caplinger Amos.

He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Minnie Bell Amos; by five sons, R.E., Kendall and Melvin of Elizabeth; C.R. of Parkersburg, and W.D. of Brancroft; by four daughters, Mrs, C.C. Dowler and Mrs. N.E. Ward, both of Parkersburg; Mrs. R.J. Heatherly, Torch, Ohio ; Mrs. Harry Knotts; Elizabeth; one brother, S.C. Amos, Elizabeth; one sister, Mrs. Hattie Gilmore, Parkersburg; 23 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Two sons and three daughters preceded him in death.

Funeral services were conducted Monday at 2:30 p.m. at the Limestone Methodist Church with the Rev. Charles R. Wilkinson officiating. Burial was in the Limestone cemetery with Franklin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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James Edward Amos

(actual Saturday, 12 May 1956)

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