Casey  County Obituaries


 Casey County Obituaries

 Russell County News, October 28, 1948

Military Funeral for Pvt. Pettyjohn

Funeral services for Pvt. Myer Pettyjohn, 21 years old, were held at Bethany Ridge church Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. Rev. L.C.  Young conducted the service. Pvt. Pettyjohn was killed in action in Germany in 1945.
He was honored by a military funeral by [the] Wilbur H. Popplewell Post, Veterans of Foreign Wars. A large crowd attended the funeral. Pruitt funeral home [of Jamestown] had charge of all burial arrangements.