John William Mumaw|
Dies In Winchester
John William Mumaw, 89, of Boyce, Va. died Monday Morning at 11 o'clock in the Winchester Memorial Hospital. Born July 29, 1857, he was the son of the late John William Mumaw and Harriet Ann Orndorff and the husband of the late Ida Catherine Ewing, all of Frederick County.
Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. O. D. Perry of Winchester, Mrs. R. H. Shiley of Stephens City, and Mrs. H. O. White of Boyce.
Funeral services will be held Thursday afternoon with relatives and friends meeting at the home of Mrs. Perry at 525 S. Braddock Street and going from there to the Stephens City Methodist Church. The Rev. L. P. Tedrick will conduct services at 2 o'clock. Burial will be in the Green Hill Cemetery at Stephens City.
Laid To Rest
REFUGE, Va., Jan 8.--Funeral services over the remains of Mrs. Catharine Mumaw, wife of Mr. William Mumaw, who died at her home near Refuge on Friday, December 31, were held at Fairview Church on Sunday and were attended by a large gathering of relatives and friends.
Mrs. Mumaw was 54 years of age, and was ill only a few days. Her sudden death was a shock to the community. She was a daughter of the late John Ewing, and is survived by her husband, Mr. William Mumaw; three daughters, Mrs. Tom Perry, Mrs. Robert Shiley and Mrs. Harry White, and one son, Clinton Mumaw.
The deceased leaves also several brothers, Mr. Luther Ewing, of Stephens City, is one, and one sister, Mrs. Nannie Pifer, of Keyser, W. Va. Mrs. Mumaw was a good wife and mother and a kind neighbor and will be greatly missed in the community.
Funeral services were in charge of Rev. F. T. Ridgeway, and interment was in Green Hill Cemetery in Stephens City. The pallbearers were Messrs. L. J. Cave, J. E. White, J. R. Conner, T. A. Steele and Milton and George Cadwallader.