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Clara Elma Ash


Clara Elma Ash, Brookfield, died 7 Mar 1972. Burial Magnolia Cemetery near Linneus. Born near Purdin 25 Nov 1888 to Cree and Mattie Painter Moore. 4 June 1909 wed William Galet Griffeth who died 9 Jan 1939. 13 children born.  10 Feb 1961 wed George Washington Ash who died 9 Feb 1962. Left children Florence Wells, Mooresville; Daisy Mae Hunter, Barry, IL; Alice Reed, Peverly; Helen Boschert, St. Louis; Doris Davis, Utica NY; Opal Whisenand, Brookfield; Lee of Linneus and Clarence, Chillicothe' 2 sisters and 3 brothers Mae Burns, Eva Wilson, Thomas and Cecil Moore, all Brookfield; Ira Moore, Meadville; step children, Bertha Swihart, Chillicothe; Elsie Dean and Bob Ash, Brookfield; Wes Ash, Meadville


March 23, 1972 Browning Leader Record