Edith (Mannen) Hirons
Mrs. Edith (Mannen) Hirons, 76, widow of Charles Hirons, died at noon yesterday
at her home in Waltonville. The body has been taken to the Fry Funeral home in Waltonville.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete.
Mrs. Hirons was born Jan 18, 1884, in Jefferson county, the daughter of Sidney and
Eliza (Stewart) Mannen. On Oct. 9, 1906, she was married to Charles Hirons, who died
Feb. 17, 1937. Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. William Norris of Aruba, British West Indies,
and Miss Betty Hirons of Waltonville; two sisters, Mrs. Sona Gee of Waltonville, and
Mrs. Ruth Hammons of Carbondale; and four grandchildren. Mrs. Hirons was a member of the
Universalist church in Waltonville.
Funeral services for Mrs. Edith (Mannen) Hirons will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow at the
Fry Funeral Home in Waltonville with the Rev. Robert Freytag of this city officiating.
Burial will be in Knob Prairie cemetery, north of Waltonville. The body will lie in state
at the Fry Funeral Home where friends may call at any time.
Source: Mount Vernon Register News
Submitted by: Rosemary Atkins