|Birth||27 JUL 1836|
|Death||28 JAN 1925|
Aged: 88.5 years
MRS. ADAM DUNCAN
Mrs. Adam Duncan passed away at her home south of town on Wednesday morning, January 28. She had been in poor health for some time and for the past week had been very low.
The funeral was held at the Freeman Presbyterian Church on Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock, services being conducted by the Rev. H. D. Huffine, pastor of the Shiloh Methodist Church. Interment was made in the Freeman Cemetery.
Elizabeth Stombaugh Duncan was born in Lafayette, Ohio July 27, 1837, and died at her home near Freeman, January 28, 1925, being 88 years,6 months and 1 day old. She was married to Adam Duncan at Lafayette, Ohio in 1855. To this union nine children were born, six now living. They are: Mrs. Isabelle Sutton, Clint, Grant, John, George and Charles Duncan, all of this community, and all present at the funeral.
She united with the Old School Presbyterian Church in the year 1853. She lived in Ohio until 1867, when she moved onto the place south of Freeman, where she died, after living in the same home 58 years. They celebrated their golden wedding anniversary on September 20, 1905, at the place where she died. She has 29 grandchildren, 54 great-grandchildren, and 7 great-great-grandchildren.
The sympathy of the entire community is extended to the family in their bereavement.
Those from a distance who attended the funeral were: Mr. and Mrs. Frank Sutton and Mr. and Mrs. Jesse McClanahan of Kansas City, Earl Sutton of Dallas, Mo., and Harry and Leslie Duncan of Kansas City, Mo., grandchildren of Mrs. Duncan.