James M. Fordyce Obituary

James M. Fordyce

James M. Fordyce, a well known and highly respected citizen, died at the home of his daughter, Miss Lucy Fordyce, on Cumberland street, Saturday, June 24, aged 88 years, of infirmities incident to old age. Mr. Fordyce spent his entire life in Greene county. He was a miller by trade and for several years operated the Pollock mill at Jefferson and the Bonar mill, East of Waynesburg. He was a member of the Methodist Episcopal church at Morrisville. Beside his wife, Jane Lemley Fordyce, he is survived by the following children: Mrs. A. E. Gladden, of Detroit; Mrs. Hugh Jacobs, Canonsburg; Mrs. james Sumney, Carnegie; Andrew Fordyce and Miss Bessie Fordyce, Pittsburgh, and Miss Lucy Fordyce, at home. The funeral services were held Monday afternoon, conducted by the Rev. N. L. Brown. Interment in Green Mount Cemetery.

Waynesburg Republican, June 29, 1916 (Greene County, Pennsylvania)

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