Kalamazoo Gazette Aug 10 1966 Grace E. Shadinger, 615 Luella Ct. Passed away suddenly Tuesday Eve. Mrs. Shadinger was born 20 November 1896 in Watervielt, MI dau of Myron and Cynthia Garrett Searles. She is survived by her husband, Edward M., one brother William F. Searles of Kalamazoo, several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the Joldersma and Klein Funeral home. Services Friday at 1:00. Interment Mr. Ever-Rest Cemetery.
1900 Census Watervielt, Berren Co.,MI Myron Searles 39 NY NY NY Cynthia 36 11 children/5 living MI MI MI Fannie 17 MI Alice 14 MI Willis 7 MI Leroy 6 MI Grace 3 MI
In the Index there was a obit listed for Leroy Searles and a William Searles but I didn't have time to look them up.If you are interested, I will next trip to the library. Alice