Name: Elvie Willis Neith
From: The Avilla News, LaOtto, Indiana
Date: Thursday, May 18, 1972
Elvie W. Neith, 73, died Tuesday near Bowling Green, Ky., while driving. He was a native of Roanoke and resided in Fort Wayne 40 years, moving to Rome City after retirement. He was employed by Shambaugh & Sons Plumbers and American Radiator. He made his winter home in Palmetto, Fla. He was a member of Wolcottville United Methodist Church, Summit City 170 F&A M. Scottish Rite and Plumbers & Steamfitters Union in Fort Wayne.
He is survived by his wife, the former Martha Wilkey; 2 daughters, Mrs. Robert L. Bufkin and Mrs. J. Fred Karst of Fort Wayne; one brother, Earl, Churubusco; 8 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Funeral Friday in Chalfant-Perry-Klaehn Funeral Home in Fort Wayne. Burial, Lindenwood Cemetery.