I.O.O.F.  - SECTION 17 WALTERS (1) Samuel W., 1862-1960 (2) Charlotte, 1872-1934
Samuel W. Walters Samuel William WALTERS, one of Fulton county’s oldest residents, died at the age of 97 years Sunday morning at 3:20 o’clock in the home of his son, Alvah [WALTERS], 1429 Madison street. Mr. Walters had been seriously ill the past five weeks. Born Nov. 29, 1862, in the Loyal community, he was the son of Solomon and Elizabeth BARNHEISEL WALTERS. He moved from this coty in 1905 and resided in Indianapolis until 1950, when he returned to Rochester. He was a carpenter by occupation. Mr. Walters’ first marriage was at Rochester in 1887 to Emma WEBB, who died in 1896. His second marriage was at Indianapolis in 1899 to Charlotte WEBB, who died in 1934. He was a member of the E.U.B. church and had been over 50 years a member of the I.O.O.F. lodge. Surviving are the son and daughter-in-law, Alvah and Lenna WALTERS, Rochester, and grandchildren, Norman and Lydia WALTERS, Rochester. Preceding him in death were two brothers, Wesley and Frank [WALTERS], and one sister, Mrs. Susan BALL. Funeral rites will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. in the Rochester E.U.B. church with Rev. Kenneth Clyde WALTERS officiating. Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. cemetery here. Friends may call at the Zimmerman Brothers funeral home.