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.
Attica, Ind.-- Mrs. Pearl A. Stevenson, 81, of Williamsport Route 3 near Hedrick, died at 7:55 a.m. yesterday (June 24, 1967) in St. Elizabeth Hospital, Danville, where she had been a patient since March 12. She was born in Hillsboro, Ind., Feb. 24, 1886, the daughter of Thomas and Mina Willis Bailey. She was married March 7, 1906 in Covington to Clifford Stevenson who preceded her in death on Dec. 14, 1962. Mrs. Stevenson had been a resident of the Hedrick area for more than 60 years. She was a member of the Marshfield Presbyterian Church. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Delmar R. (Lucille) Searl of Louisville, Ky. Friends will be received at the DeSutter Funeral Home from 3 to 9 p.m. Monday. Services will be in the DeSutter chapel at 2 p.m. Tuesday with the Rev. Elsworth Morack officiating and burial in Riverside Cemetery, Attica. -- typed by Walt W