March 23, 1911
CUSHWA, MISS MARY - West Charleston--Miss Mary Cushwa died March 17, at her home here of heart trouble. She was born Feb. 9, 1838, near here and was a daughter of Benjamin and Sophia Engle Cushwa. She never married. "Aunt Mary," as she was familiarly known, was never known to become angry or cross with anyone and never spoke a harmful word against anyone. Everyone speaks in highest terms of her and she was loved by all. One sister, Anna, and a brother, James, survive her. She was a member of the Brethren church from which the funeral was held Monday being conducted by Rev. Jacob Coppock. Interment at West Charleston cemetery.
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