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Mayme Ruth Hopper

Mayme Ruth Hopper

Female 1918 - 2013  (94 years)

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  • Name Mayme Ruth Hopper 
    Born 23 Sep 1918  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Mar 2013  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I505  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2013 

    Father Charles Edward Hopper,   b. 14 Apr 1890, Scott, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1978, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Murl Kellems,   b. 15 Jun 1895, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1987, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Family ID F407  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John David Laswell,   b. 4 Jul 1919, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1995, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 8 Mar 1939  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. N.R. Laswell
     2. C.E. Laswell
     3. D.C. Laswell
     4. A.F. Laswell, 60 CM-P
     5. L.A. Laswell
     6. G.W. Laswell
     7. M.J. Laswell
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F378  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • Mayme R. Laswell; Mayme Ruth Hopper Laswell, 94, English, died Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at 7:15 a.m. at her home. Born Sept. 23, 1918, in Hamilton County, she was the daughter of the late Charles Hopper and Murl Kellams.

      She was a homemaker, farmer, caregiver, 4-H leader, co-owner of Laswell Dairy Supply and a member of Lincoln Hills United Methodist Church, where she was part of the Lincoln Hills Quilters, and the Homemakers club. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John D. Laswell, in 1995; three brothers, Floyd, Riley and Deward Hopper; and a grandson, Steve Wright.

      Survivors include seven children, Nancy Ross of Portsmouth, Ohio, Ellen Wright of Haines City, Fla., David Laswell, Faye Trambaugh and Lou Ann Timberlake, all of English, Gerrell Laswell of Leavenworth and Molly Whooley of Corydon; two sisters, Norma Eickelberger of Okeechobee, Fla., and Helen Butler of Punta Gorda, Fla.; 21 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

      Visitation: Friday, March 15, from 2 to 8 p.m. at Dillman-Green Funeral Home in Marengo and Saturday, March 16, after 9 a.m. at Lincoln Hills United Methodist Church in English. Funeral: Saturday, March 16, at 1 p.m. at the church with burial in Poor Farm Cemetery. Officiant: Brother Trevor Timberlake.

      The family suggests memorial gifts to Lincoln Hills United Methodist Church, Poor Farm Cemetery, Alzheimer's Association or Hosparus of Southern Indiana.