Adair County News, March 23, 1949, page four
ROY LEE FOSTER DIES IN PURDY COMMUNITY
Roy Lee Foster, 33, died at 8:00 p.m. at his home in the Purdy
section. He was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Burley Foster and is
survived by his wife, Mrs. Mary Simpson Foster.
Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock at Bear
Wallow Church with interment in the Bear Wallow Cemetery.
Adair County News, May 16, 1945, page one
RITES AT CANE VALLEY FOR THOMAS O. MOORE
Thomas O. Moore, 66, died Wednesday morning, May 9, at the home of
his cousin, Mrs. Joe Hensley, in Louisville, after having been ill for
Mr. Moore was native of Green County but was reared in the Cane
Valley section of Adair. He was a son of the late Dr. C.D. Moore and
Mrs. Martha Lane Moore. He had lived in Louisville for a number of years
and was an employee of the Greyhound Bus Lines. In his youth he played
He is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Dorothy Klink, of Lafayette, Ind.,
a son, Ernest Moore, who is with the Armed Forces in India; two
brothers, Bingham Moore, of Cane Valley, C.S. Moore, of Middleton, Ohio,
and a sister, Mrs. Ed Cundiff, of Lafayette, Ind.
Funeral services and burial were held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday at the
Cane Valley Cemetery, conducted by Rev. H.J. Conover.
Adair County News, September 11, 1946, page one
T.A. STREEVAL DIES LAST WEDNESDAY
Mr. Tandy Austin Streeval, 50, prominent merchant and former
Christine postmaster, died at the Community Hospital, in Glasgow, early
Wednesday morning, September 4, after having been a patient there for
Mr. Streeval was a son of the late William H. and Mary Powell
Streeval, and was born and reared in Adair County. He was a successful
merchant and a devout member of the Purdy Separate Baptist Church,
having served as a Deacon for many years. He was ordained to the
ministry in 1943 and since that time has served as General
Superintendent of the Sunday Schools in five states. He was a member of
the Masonic Hood Lodge 839.
He is survived by his wife; six brothers, Messrs. Mont, D.D., Sid,
Sam, John and Ethel Lee Streeval, and four sisters, Mrs. Vina McGaha,
Mrs. Susie Bryant, Mrs. Cora Stillwell and Mrs Irene Burton.
Funeral services were held Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Purdy
Separate Baptist Church, conducted by the Rev. Wm. Patton. Interment was
in the Bearwallow Cemetery, with the Masons in charge of the services.
The pallbearers were: Messrs. Alvin Burton, Cleveland Burton, Leonard
Thomas, Raymond Holt, Ollie Bryant, Otis Campbell.