The GOWDY Family
Obituaries from Blue Mountain Newspapers
MRS. JANE GOUDY - December 26, 1946,
Mrs. Mandy Jane (Aunt Jane) Box Goudy, who during the 90 years of her lifetime, became known for her sweet disposition and many charitable acts, died at 9:30 a.m. yesterday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Sallie Yancey, 216 Cossitt, where she lived the past 14 months. She was in excellent health until a month ago.
Mrs. Goudy spent most of her life in Ripley, Miss, where she was born. She was the widow of R. L. Goudy, Ripley family. She was a Methodist.
She leaves her daughter; her brother, John Box, and her sister, Mrs. Callie Bartlett, both of Ripley; two grandchildren, Mrs. W. B. Veal, Memphis, and Helon Book, Goshen, Ind.; and her great-grandson, Lloyd Schlabach, Goshen.
J. W. Norris Funeral Home sent the body to
Ripley for services and burial today. - Press-Scimitar (Memphis)
The above article which appeared in the Press-Scimitar Dec. 25 will be of interest to many of our readers. Mrs. goudy was buried at Box Chapel on Wednesday at 2:30. Rev. O. J. Richardson had charge of the service. She had lived in this county until a few years ago.
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