Name: John Hutchcraft
From: The Times-Leader, McLeansboro, Illinois
Date: 9 August, 1963
John Hutchcraft, 91, a former
resident of Aden, Il, died at 5:30 p.m.
at the Carlinville Hospital in Carlinville. He had made his home with his
daughter, Mrs. Rachel Sharer, in that city for several years.
Funeral services will be held
at 2:00 p.m. Sunday in the Baptist
Church at Aden with the Rev. Lute Clark officiating. Burial will be
in Garrison cemetery, near Aden.
The body will lie in state at
the Richardson Chapel in Wayne City
where friends may call at any time.
He was born Oct 28, 1871, in
Hamilton County, the son of
Wm. Harrison and Celia (Willis) Hutchcraft. He married Amy Viola
Garrison in Hamilton County November 15, 1897. She died 2-12-1920.
Besides his daughter, Mrs.
Rachel Sharer of Carlinville, he is survived
by two sons, Clarence Hutchcraft of Odessa, TX, and John D. Hutchcraft
of Pocahontas, Ark; a brother Thomas Hutchcraft of Wayne City; six
grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. One son, Clyde Hutchcraft
him in death