(Zanesville, Ohio) 

Saturday, December 23, 1961 

      Thomas Crain, 67, of Crooksville, died at 7:55 a.m. Friday in Good Samaritan Hospital after a lingering illness. 

      A native of Grayson, Ky., he was born July 6, 1894, a son of William and Elizabeth Phillips Crain. He was a machine operator at the 
      old Misco mine for 18 years. 

      Mr. Crain was a member of the Baptist Church at Ashland. 

      He is survived by his widow, the former Elsie Barnhart; three daughters, Cleo Dennis of Crooksville Route 1, Patricia Toth of Roseville Route1, 
      and Miss Judy Ann of the home; four sons, Warren of Roseville, Earl and Taylor, both of Crooksville, and Elmer of the home; a stepson, 
      Jack Dennis of the home; three step-daughters, Erma Crain and Wanda Head, both of Crooksville, and Ellen Dennis of the home; 
      three sisters, Mary Crain of Roseville, Mrs. Lucille Roberts and Mrs. Catherine Smith, both of Ashland, Ky.; two brothers, Henry of Ashland 
      and George of Philo; 15 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. 

      Friends may call at the Fred L. Cannon Funeral Home in Crooksville. 

      Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. William Strausbaugh of the Free Methodist Church, Newark, officiating. 
      Burial will be in Mount Horeb Cemetery near Crooksville. 

Submitted by David Tucker

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