Delilah A. Hamilton Fordyce Obituary


Mrs. Deliah H. Fordyce, 90, of Washington R. D. 4, died at 9 p.m. Thursday, June 29, 1961, in the Washington Hospital. She had been seriously ill for three weeks after a hip fracture.

Mrs. Fordyce was born April 19, 1871, at New Freeport, a daughter of Enoch and Mary Elizabeth Tustin Hamilton.

Her husband, Arch G. Fordyce, died June 28, 1948.

Most of her early life was spent in Center Township, Greene County, but for the last 30 years she resided in Washington County. She was a member of the Willow Grove Christian Church.

Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Georgia Phillips, of Washington R.D. 4; three sons, Ralph, of Washington R.D. 4, Silas, of Waynesburg, and Theodore of Claysville; nine grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; and one brother, Fess Hamilton, of Pine Bank.

Four sisters and four brothers are deceased.

Newspaper obituary, date and source unknown (Greene County, PA)

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