Source: Veedersburg News
Emeline Barker Starkey, 67, d. Monday at 10:30 o'clock at her home at Cates, with heart trouble. She was the d/o of Bryant & Anna Sowers Barker, and was a resident of that place her entire life. She was first married to Joseph Cates. To this union was b. 3 children: Gertie Abernathy and Jessie Cates and one child who preceded her death. She was again married to Joe Starkey. To this union was b. six children: Harry of rob Roy; Eston of Danville, Ill; Viola Howard and Marguerite Smith of Cates; and Lowely Peau of Chicago and Bryant of Kingman. She was a member of the Royal Neighbor order and a member of the UB Church. her funeral was held Wed. at Cates at 2:30 p.m. with rev. John McHargue in charge. Bur. was at Harveysburg.
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