Jamestown Press Jamestown, (Boone County) Indiana Friday, 24 November 1905 Page one
Ruth Jane BURK died at the home of her sister in law, Mrs. James BURK, in Jamestown at about 5 o’clock Tuesday morning of gal stones. She was born near Lizton, Indiana, 7 March 1841 and was therefore aged 64 years, 8 months and 14 days. She united with the Baptist church in 1902. Miss BECK was never married and leaves no parents, brothers or sisters, she being the last of her family. Two sisters in law and a number of nephews and nieces are her only surviving relatives. The funeral services were held at Poplar Grove church at 10 o’clock Wednesday, conducted by Rev. George JOSEPH. Burial at the Poplar Grove cemetery.
* Note from Janet ISLEY Price, I am posting this obituary for others. I am not related to the subject. No other information was given.