Rebecca Wise Cole Obituary

Mrs. Rebecca W. Cole

Mrs. Rebecca Wise Cole, aged 69 years, wife of H. Lindsay Cole, of Pine Bank, R. D. 1, died at her home Tuesday morning, July 23, at 7:40 a. m. of heart trouble. She had been ill for five weeks.

The deceased was born at Brave, June 21, 1886, a daughter of Isaac and Marie Owne Wise. She was twice married. Her first husband was John W. Cole, who died 35 years ago, and was the father of a daughter, Mrs. Roy Taylor, who survives and lives in Waynesburg.

Aside from Mrs. Taylor, she is survived by the following children: Herschel Cole, at home; Mrs. E. Ely, of Sycamore, and Mrs. Benzel Gump, of Waynesburg.

One brother, Jefferson Wise, of Kughntown and two sisters, Mrs. Charles Phillips, of Brave, and Mrs. Marian Patterson, of Waynesburg, also survive, along with two grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at the late home Thursday afternoon at 2 o’clock, conducted by the Rev. T. E. Shea. The Hoovers Run Grange, of which Mrs. Cole was a member, will have charge of the service at the grave. In Green Mount cemetery, Waynesburg.

Waynesburg Democrat Messenger, July 24, 1935 (Greene County, PA)

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