Adessa Simons1868 - 1943 (74 years)
Name Adessa Simons Born 20 Aug 1868 Gender Female Died 20 Jan 1943 Mount Hope Cemetery, Huntingdon, Indiana, USA Person ID I24299 Whitton Last Modified 16 Oct 2019
Family George H McLin, b. 4 Jun 1843, Kalamazoo, Michigan , d. 17 Aug 1920, Mount Hope Cemetery, Huntingdon, Indiana, USA (Age 77 years) Married 4 Jun 1891 Children 1. Ileene McLin, b. 1892, d. 1900, Mount Hope Cemetery, Huntingdon, Indiana, USA (Age 8 years) [natural] 2. DeForest McLin, b. 12 Mar 1893, Indiana, USA , d. 19 Mar 1963, Brownsville, Cameron, Texas (Age 70 years) [natural] Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 Family ID F9394 Group Sheet | Family Chart
- Huntington Herald Press
Mrs. McLin Is
Dead: Aged 74
Funeral Services Friday at 1 pm, Bailey Chapel
Mrs. Hadassah Ann McLin, 74, member of Huntington county's pioneer families and for many years a resident of Huntington, died at 8:10 pm Wednesday at the home of her son and daughter-in-law, Mr. & Mrs. DeForest McLin, four miles east of Huntington near Union Center Road. She had been an invalid for eleven years following a stroke of paralysis and was confined to her bed for the last eleven months. She suffered a stroke several weeks ago and had been very seriously ill since December 23. Death was caused by paralysis.
Mrs. McLin was born in Grant county August 20, 1868 to Morris T. and Martha E. (Branyan) Simons. The family later moved to a farm about two miles south of Huntington for a number of years before coming to Huntington. Mrs. McLin attended Huntington schools and spent her girlhood in the home assisting in care f the younger children after her mother's health failed. She married Dr. George T. McLin June 4, 1891.
Dr. and Mrs. McLin lived on East Market street in this city for many years and were well known among Huntington's earlier families. Mrs. McLin was a member of the First Presbyterian chruch for more than 50 years and was active in church work. She was a member of the D.A.R. in which she took active part and was a charter member of the American Legion Auxillary. She took part in auxiliary events and was secretary of the organization for several years. Mrs. McLin has made her home with the son since the death of her husband.
Surviving are the son and a brother Harry C. Simons, Los Angeles, Calif. A daughter, Eileen; a brother, Robert, and two sisters Mrs. Edna Felter and Mrs. Gertrude Beardsley are dead.
The body was removed to the Bailey Funeral home whre friends may call.
Funeral services will be held at 1 pm Friday in the Bailey Chapel with the Rev. D. R. Hutchinson officiating.
Burial will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery.
- Huntington Herald Press