Bedford, Taylor County, Iowa
Thursday, April 6, 1939, Page 2
OBITUARY - MRS. F. M. HUMPHREY
Samantha Elizabeth JONES, daughter of George and Caroline JONES, who was born in Madison County, Ind., October
11, 1861 and died at her home in Conway, Saturday, April 1, 1939 a the age of 77 years, 5 months, and 28
She was married to Francis Marian HUMPHREY January 30, 1881. Together they moved to Missouri and
later to Conway. They had no children of their own but took a girl to raise when she was nine years of age.
They treated her as a daughter and she looked upon them as father and mother. Her husband preceded her in
death May 31, 1934.
She united with the Christian church when she was only a girl and later transferred
her membership to the Methodist church at Conway. She remained a faithful worker in the church and Sunday
school as long as she was able. She was a member of the Willing Workers Class. She was also a member of the
She resided in Conway and vicinity for thirty-three years.
She is survived by her foster daughter, Mrs. Gladys GRAHAM of Mount Ayr; a foster granddaughter, Alma Lou
GRAHAM; and a sister, Mrs. David WARJEL of Daleville, Ind.
The funeral services were held from the Conway
church Monday April 3, 1939, conducted by Rev. B. R. WEETMAN. Burial was in the Conway cemetery.
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