Mary Elizabeth Headley Stoneking Obituary

Mary Elizabeth Stoneking

Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Stoneking, aged 75 years, widow of Minor Stoneking, who died five years ago, died at the home of her daughter, Mr. L. L. Knott [sic], of Sherman avenue, Saturday afternoon, February 1, 1936, at 5 o'clock. she had been ill for the past several weeks.

The deceased was a daughter of Samuel and Nancy Steele Headley and she was born in Brock where she spent nearly all her life. Surviving are five children, Raymond Stoneking, of Thurman, Ohio; Alvin Stoneking, of Davistown; William Stoneking, of Brock; Mrs. L. L. Knotts, of Waynesburg, and Mrs. Jacob Livengood, of Greensboro. Six brothers and sisters also survive: Sherman Headley, of West Middletown, Ohio; W. E. Headley and David Headley, of Spraggs; Francis Headley of Kughntown; Mrs. Carolyn Zimmerman, of Blacksville, and Mrs. Belle Fox, of Mt. Morris. Mrs. Stoneking was a lifelong member of the Valley Chapel Methodist Episcopal Church.

Funeral services will be held from the home of Mrs. Knotts Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock with the Rev. Frederick Spielman, pastor of the Fairall Methodist Episcopal Circuit. Interment will be in the Highland Cemetery at Davistown.

Democrat Messenger, February 3, 1936 (Greene County, PA)

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