ENDS THE SUFFERINGS OF MRS. ELLEN DRUMMOND, AGED AND ESTEEMED WOMAN, AT HOME IN NORTHVIEW SUNDAY EVENING.
Paralytic Stroke Which She Received Last Thursday Caused Her Demise–
Funeral Will Be Held From Mr. John L. Sehon’s Residence in Northview Tuesday Afternoon.
The Clarksburg Telegram., July 15, 1904
Mrs. Ellen Drummond, a loved, esteemed and respected resident of the city, died Sunday evening at 9 o’clock at the home of John L. Sehon, in Northview. She had been in ill health for the past six months. Last Thursday she went to the home of her brother, John L. Sehon, in Northview, for a day’s visit. That afternoon she was stricken suddenly with paralysis and her condition became critical. She lingered in that condition until Sunday night, when death relieved her sufferings.
The deceased was 69 years of age. She is survived by two children and several brothers and sisters. The surviving children are Carl Drummond, the printer, and Hale Drummond.
The sisters and brothers are William H. Sehon, John L. Sehon, Nannie Sehon, Emma Sehon, Mrs. J. W. Flannigan, Mrs. Gertrude Johnson and Mrs. G. M. Wicks.
Mrs. Drummond was an excellent woman, held in the highest esteem by all who knew her. She was a faithful staunch member of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South.
The funeral will be held from the residence of Mr. John L. Sehon in Northview Tuesday afternoon at 2 o’clock.
Interment will be in the I. O. O. F. cemetery.