Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth (Wiggins) Hartman, wife of Fred B. Hartman, died at
her home near
early Saturday morning. She had been in failing health for some time, but her
death was totally unexpected. Mrs. Hartman was born in
76 years ago, Jan. 7, last. Many of the older residents will remember Mr. and
Mrs. Hartman, as they lived here for many years before removing to
, where for some thirty years they have lived in their present home at
Hartman’s Springs, a home well-known for the pleasant hospitality always
extended to a large circle of friends from this city.
Beside her aged husband the survivors are: Three sisters, Mrs. Kate
; Mrs. Maggie Thomas, of
; and Mrs. Mary Burns, of Columbus, O.; seven daughters: Mrs. Gus A. Wood, Mrs.
Will Hoge, and Miss Mary Hartman, of this city; Mrs. Tom Guthrie, of
; Mrs. R. J. Kapahn, of
; Mrs. R. E. Padget, of Lawrenceburg, Ind., and Mrs. W. D. Padget, of Lenoir
City; also fourteen grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held from the church at
Monday afternoon. Dr. T. S. McCallie will officiate. Interment will be in the
family burying ground at
. The following grandsons will serve as pallbearers: Tim Guthrie, Gus Wood, Jr.,
Paul Padget, Harry Wood, Ben Matthews and Philip Sweet.