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Charles Entsminger
Dies In Hospital

      Charles Ashby Entsminger, B. Street, Strasburg, died in the Shenandoah County Memorial Hospital, Woodstock, about midnight on January 4, 1952 following a brief illness. He was removed to the hospital on December 24, and had been ill about a month prior to that time.
      Born on March 1, 1885 in the Kerris Creek section of Rockbridge County, Va., he was a son of David H. and Nancy Harttris Entsminger, who were also residents of that section. He was 66 years, 10 months and three days old.
      The deceased was a member of the Strasburg Christian Church,
      He is survived by one son, James O. Williams, and one
daughter, Mrs. Carson Jenkins, Front Royal.
      The following brothers and sisters also survive: Albert Entsminger, Springfield Ohio; Barney Entsminger, Xenia, Ohio; Mrs. Virgie Hayslett, Detroit Michigan; Henry Entsminger; Hilltop, W. Va.; Mrs. Graham Smith and Mrs. Sam Davis, both of Strasburg; Mrs. James Stump and Miss Mary Entsminger, both of Washington.
      His wife, Mary Belle Entsminger, preceded him in death on February 22, 1947.
      Funeral services will be held on Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Stover Funeral Chapel, Strasburg conducted by Dr. Harry M. Crim. Interment will be made in Riverview Cemetery, Strasburg.
      The body will remain at the Stover Funeral Home until the hour of the services.
Entsminger Funeral
Held In Strasburg

      Funeral services for Charles Ashby Entsminger, of Strasburg, were held yesterday afternoon from the Stover Funeral Home, there, with Dr. H. M. Crim officiating. Interment was in Riverview Cemetery.
      Those serving as pallbearers were Coulter Stickley, Richard Keffer, Stanley Palmer, Hugh Stoneburner, Boyd Ashwood and William Pangle.
      Mr. Entsminger died at about midnight on January 4 in Shenandoah County Memorial Hospital near Woodstock, following an illness of about a month. He was 66 years old.
From the Northern Virginia Daily dated Friday 28 Feb 1947.
Note the misspelling of 'Entsminger'.

Mrs. Entslinger Dies
At Strasburg Home

      Mrs. Mary Belle Entslinger, wife of Charles Ashby Entslinger, A Street, Strasburg, died at her home last night about 8:30, following an extended illness. She had been in ill health for the past six months, and had been bed-fast for the past two weeks. She was 70 years, two months and one day old.
      The deceased was a daughter of Samuel and Nealy Agnor, and was born in Rockbridge County, Va. She was a faithful member of the Strasburg Christian Church.
      Besides her husband, she is survived by a foster son, James Wiliam Entslinger, Strasburg; and 4 sisters: Mrs. Nellie Thompson, Lexington; Miss Jake Agnor, Lexington; Mrs. Elizabeth Smith, Lexington; and Mrs. Barney Entslinger, of Ohio.
      Funeral services will be conducted Saturday afternoon at 2:30 from the Stover Funeral Home. Interment will be made in Riverview Cemetery, Strasburg.

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