Falmouth Outlook Friday
February 28, 1941 Vol. XXXIV No. 43
Page 1 Col. 4
Frank M. Browning
Mrs. Anna Mary Parker Browning aged 71
years, beloved wife of Frank M. Browning,
died at her home on North Montjoy St. in
this city Monday afternoon, Feb 24, 1941 at
4 o'clock. She suffered a heart attack
about two weeks ago and this was followed by
a paralytic stroke which caused her passing.
She was the daughter of the late Orville D.
and Sarah Alizabeth Masoner Parker, and was
born near Mt. Vernon, this county on April
26, 1869. She united with the Old Mt.
Vernon Church near McKinneysburg when a
young girl and remained a steadfast member
of this denomination until her passing. For
the past 35 years she has been a member of
the Falmouth Methodist Church.
She was united in marriage to Frank M.
Browning of this county on Oct. 22, 1891.
Besides her husband she is sruvived by three
sons and one daughter, Wilson N Browning of
Dayton, OH, Joe Browning of Falmouth , Frank
G. Browning of Covington and Mrs Elizabeth
Dunkle of London, OH, and four grandchildren
and one great grandchild. She is also
survived by two sisters, Mrs. E. E. Wright
and Mrs. J. W. Wright, both of Falmouth.
Mrs. Browning was a cultured, gentle,
Christian woman and her passing is a
distinct shock to her immediate family and
many relatives and friends. She was a
splendid wife, loving mother and mos
charitable neighbor and friend. She spent
40 years of her live in Falmouth and took an
active part in church work and in her quiet
unassuming manner did much charitable work.
She was s home-loving woman and found her
greatest pleasure working and sacrificing
for her family.
The funeral services were held on Wednesday
afternoon at the Falmouth Methodist Church,
conducted by her pastor, the Rev. G. E.
Graden, assisted by the Rev. S. L. Moore.
Burial took place in the Mt. Vernon
Cemetery. Funeral directors Thomas and
Fossett were in charge of arrangements.
From St. Petersburg
Times, Monday, October 16, 2007
82, of Clearwater, passed away Friday,
Oct. 12. She was born in Falmouth, KY
and is a member of the First Church of
Nazarene, Clearwater. She was preceded
in death by her husband, Rev. Carl N.
Hall, Sr., former pastor of the First
church of Nazarene. She is survived by a
son, Carl N. Hall, Jr. and wife,
Dianne, Atlanta: a daughter, Alice Marie
Hall, Palm Harbor, 2 brothers, David
Beard and Vannie Beard, Jr., both of
Kentucky: 2 grandchildren, Brook Mirabal
and husband, Chet, Atlanta, Brett Hall
and wife, Cory, Dahlonega, GA: and a
great granddaughter, Keaton Mirabal,
Atlanta. The family will receive
friends Monday from 6-8 pm at the
funeral home. The Funeral Service will
be Tuesday at 1 pm at the First Church
of the Nazarene. Memorial donations may
be made to the Hospice of the Florida
Betty R. Brown Williams, age 76
of Hamilton, OH passed away at Ft.
Hamilton Hospital on October 15, 2007.
She was born in Pendleton County, KY on
June 8, 1931 the daughter of Frank and
Freda (Humphery) Brown. Betty was a
homemaker and member of the Isaac Walton
League who enjoyed knitting and canning.
On December 24, 1950 in Boyd, KY she
married James W. Williams. She is
survived by her husband, Jay Williams; a
son, James (Nancy) Williams; and a
grandson, Christopher Williams, all of
Hamilton. She was preceded in death by
her parents. Funeral service will be
held at the Brown-Dawson Funeral Home,
1350 Millville Avenue, on October 19,
2007 at 10:00 AM with Rev. Jacob
Flannery officiating. Burial will follow
in Millville Cemetery. Visitation will
be held at the funeral home on October
18, 2007 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. In
lieu of flowers, memorials may be made
to the American Cancer Society. Betty's
family extends a heartfelt thank you to
Dr. Thomas Sargero and the 5th Floor
staff of Ft. Hamilton Hospital for their
care and concern.
"Falmouth Outlook" -
1935 (from clipping)
William P. Cummins aged 62
years, one of Pendleton county's best
known and highly esteemed citizens,
passed on at his home near Bethel on
Wednesday, Mar 27, 1935. He had been in
delicate health during the winter but
had never been bedfast. He was out that
morning trimming fruit trees and was
seized by an attack and returned to the
house, where he passed away suddenly.
Mr. Cummins was a son of the late
Theodore and Helen Adams Cummins and was
born in Pendleton county on Mar 2, 1873.
He united with the Bethel Methodist
Church in 1886 under the ministry of
Rev. Shaw. He was united in marriage to
Mrs. Julia Plunkett on Feb 22, 1899, and
to this union eight children were born.
Besides his widow he is survived by
three children, Miss Lillian Cummins of
Cincinnati, Mrs. Charles Chapman of
Covington and Clarence Cummins of this
county. He is also survived by one
stepson, Benjamin Plunkett of Rosedale.
He is also survived by one brother and
four sisters, E. E. Cummins and Mrs.
C.C. Purdy of Bethel, Mrs. Charles Smith
of Cincinnati, Mrs. L. M. Stephens of
Covington and Mrs. Thomas Walsh of
Indianapolis, Ind., and five
Mr. Cummins was one of Pendleton
county's most industrious and frugal
citizens, a splendid husband and
indulgent and loving father. He was a
most charitable neighbor and was held in
the highest esteem by friends in all
sections of the county. He was an expert
tobacco grower and took great pride in
producing quality tobacco. Everything he
did he did well, and his loss is a
decided shock to his faithful wife,
children, brother and sisters. He was
one of the best friends the Outlook had
and we also feel the loss of this
The funeral was held at the Mt.
Moriah Church on Friday morning,
conducted by the Rev. W. M. Lenox.
Burial took place in the family lot in
the Bethel cemetery. Funeral director J.
M. Mason was in charge of the
The large number of friends who
assembled to pay a last sad tribute of
respect and teh beautiful floral
offerings were evidences of the high
esteem in which Mr. Cummins was held by
neighbors and friends.
The casket bearers were John Ruber,
Henry Ruber, W. N. Dahms, John Chapman,
R. Bobb and Leslie Sargent. The flower
bearers were Dorothy Cummins, Roma
Chapman, Viola Sargent, Gloria Finnell,
Garnett Plunkett and Ruby LaFollette.
"Falmouth Outlook" -
Pendleton co. Ky Newspaper - dated: 25
Julia Ann Cummins, aged 69
years, widow of William P. Cummins, died
at her home at Bethel on Saturday night,
Feb. 19, 1938, following an extended
Mrs. Cummins was a daughter of the
late John J. and Mary Robertson*
Plunkett and was born in this county Jan
26, 1869. She united with Pleasant Ridge
Baptist Church early in life, but about
35 years ago she affiliated with the Mt.
Moriah Christian Church. She was united
in marriage to William P. Cummins of
this county on Feb. 22, 1898, and to
this union eight children were born. She
is survived by four children, Ben
Plunkett, Mrs. Charles Chapman, Lillian
Cummins and Clarence Cummins, at home.
She is also survived by one sister and
two brothers, Mrs. Nina Sanders of
Covington, Leslie Plunkett of Latonia
and Saldon Plunkett of Ludlow.
Mrs. Cummins was twice married. Her
first husband, Benjamin G. Plunkett, to
whom she was married Nov 7, 1889. Three
Children were born to this union.
Mrs. Cummins spent her entire life
in this county and was loved and admired
by many friends and neighbors. She was a
splendid Christian woman, faithful wife
and a kind and affectionate mother.
The funeral services were held at
the Mt. Moriah Christian Church on
Tuesday, conducted by her pastor, the
Rev. W. M. Lenox. Burial took place in
the Bethel Cemetery by the side of her
husband. Funeral director J. M. Mason
was in charge of the arrangements.
The casket bearers were Mrs. Flora
Zoller, Mrs. Leonard Blackburn, Mrs.
Harry Caldwell, Mrs. Eva Gillispie, Mrs.
Emert Abercrombie, Mrs. Sarah Owens,
Mrs. Everett Lovelace and Miss Shirley
The flower bearers were Roma Chapman,
Gloria Finnell, Dorothy Cummins, Viola
Sargent, Wilma Purdy, Betty Jean Cummins
and Miss Gay Brown.
(* Mary Robertson - should be Mary
Unknown Newspapers -
Funeral services for Clarence E.
Oliver, Decoursey pike, Decoursey, Ky.,
will be held at the Latonia Christian
Church Thursday at 2 p.m. Burial will be
in Independence Cemetery. Mr. Oliver was
He died Tuesday at his home. Mr.
Oliver was a driver for the Burke Oil
Co. Cincinnati. Mr. Oliver was the son
of the late William H. Oliver.
He leaves his mother, Mrs. Lida
Oliver; two brothers, Morton Oliver,
Indianapolis, Ind. and John Oliver,
Covington, and two sisters, Mrs. Lulu
Fogel, and Mrs. Lillie Plunkett, both of
The John J. Radel Co., Newport, has
charge of the funeral.
2) Oliver - Clarence E. , better known
as "Fat" Oliver, beloved son of Lida
Oliver (nee Barton) and the late William
H. Oliver, Tuesday, August 6, 1935, at
his residence, Decoursey-pike, Decoursey,
Ky., aged 31 years. Funeral Thursday,
August 8; from late residence at 1:30
p.m. Services at Latonia Christian
Church at 2 p.m. Interment Independence,