Source: The obituary is from a collection of newspaper (paper names not recorded) obituaries saved, by Fauniel Hershberger, during the 1950's, 60's, 70's and 80's. She was a life long resident of Fountain County Indiana. The collection is now housed at Crawfordsville District Public Library.
Hand dated 1966
Funeral services for Mrs. Nora Sprague, age 80, a resident of Columbus, Ind., and mother of Roscoe Sprague, Covington business man, who died Sunday, July 10, at the Welcome Nursing Home in Franklin, were held Wednesday afternoon, July 13, at the Barkes & Inlow Funeral Home in Columbus. Burial was in the Columbus Cemetery. Mrs. Sprague and her husband, who preceded her in death 18 years, had resided in Covington a couple of years before moving back to Columbus. She is survived by: two sons, Roscoe of Covington and Talmud of Edinburg; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one great-great grandson and one niece and one nephew. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and two brothers. --typed by Walt W