Ermine Catherine Lane Saunders
Funeral services for Mrs. Ermine Catherine Saunders, 80 years of age, were held
Monday, February 27 at 2 p.m. from the Lone Valley Baptist Church with the Rev.
B. E. Settles in charge, assisted by the Rev. Kit Yeaste and the Rev. Roy
Houston of Danville. Burial was in Brookside Cemetery. Mrs. Saunders, daughter
of the late Elisha and Nancy Reed Lane, was born in Green County September 18,
1869. She died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Claude Russell, on Route No. 5
Saturday, February 25 at 7 p.m., after an illness of several months. She
professed faith in Christ at an early age in life and was a member of the Lone
Valley Baptist Church. She united in marriage to Allen Jones Saunders May 2,
1897. He preceded her in death May 29, 1941. To this union one son and four
daughters were born: Robert L. Saunders of Louisville; Mrs. Claude Russell; Mrs.
Richard Rucker; Mrs. Orris Warf and Mrs. Albert Stewart, all of Taylor County.
Also, one step-daughter, Mrs. Fred Faulkner !
of Campbellsville; one step-son, James E. Saunders of Fort Worth, Texas; one brother, Frank Lane of Taylor County; 21 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and many other relatives and friends. Pallbearers were grandsons: Russell McVey, Tom, Bob, and Wallace Russell, Richard Lee and Orris Wood Warf. ~The News-Journal, Thursday, March 2, 1950
Taylor County, Kentucky Cemeteries, p. 67
Ermine C. Saunders
18 Sept 1869 - 25 Feb 1950
Brookside Cemetery, Section D
Kentucky Vital Records Index, rootsweb
SAUNDERS, ERMINE C; age 80; death plce TAYLOR; residence TAYLOR; death date 25 Feb 1950; Volume 018, Certificate 08590