W. R. Mysinger


MYSINGER-- W.R., aged 77 years, died at his home here Monday morning at about 5 o'clock, after an illness of several months. god in His all-wise providence, seeing fit to call this wonderful character to his eternal home, has caused the community in which he lived to suffer a great loss. No one in the community was held in higher esteem in every way. deceased was a Methodist by belief and served as superintendent of the Methodist Sunday School for more than twenty years. He was always mindful of the needs of others and his life was a service of inspiration to all with whom he came in contact. His influence for good will live as long as time lasts. He was married to Miss Isabelle Penney more than fifty years, having celebrated their golden anniversary Dec. 29, 1928. Funeral services will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Methodist Episcopal church, conducted by Rev. J. L. Chaney, assisted by Dr. Godfrey Lietz. Deceased is survived by his widow, Mrs. Isabelle Mysinger; two sons, T. E. and W. W. Mysinger, of Soddy; three daughters, Mrs. L. M. Smith, of Soddy; Mrs. J. G. Roberts and Mrs. J. H. Renean, of Chattanooga. Interment will take place in the Presbyterian cemetery at Soddy, with Hallett Undertaking company in charge. Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. G. E. Harrison, E. Chauncey, W. R. Higgins, John R. Newman, R. H. Clift, J. L. Card, Thomas Lynch, Sr., and T. H. Newberry. Active pallbearers will be selected from the Masonic order, of which he was a member.

Chattanooga Times, 12 Mar 1938



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