INFIRMITIES FATAL TO LOCAL WOMAN
Mrs. Margaret Wiswell, aged 97 years, widow of Henry Wiswell, died at 11 o'clock Sunday morning at the family home, 739 Elberon Avenue, after an illness from infirmities.
Mrs. Wiswell was a native of Brownsville but at an early age came to Zanesville with her parents. She was a member of Market Street Baptist Church for many years.
Surviving are two children, Mrs. C. L. Gary, of Maple Avenue; Henry A. Wiswell at home; two grandchildren, Lawrence A. Gary, of San Francisco, Calif.; F. Lester Gary of Cincinnati; two great-grandchildren, Holland M. Gary and Charles L. Gary.
Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon at the late residence. Rev. A. Stokes Watson, pastor of Market Street Baptist Church will officiate. Burial will be made in Greenwood Cemetery.
Source: Obituary, 25 May 1931, Zanesville Signal, Zanesville, OH, p. 3.