Piqua Leader Dispatch
03 August 1911
AGED WOMAN TO BE LAID TO HER REST.
FUNERAL OF MRS. CHARLOTTE BRANSON TO BE HELD AT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
Mrs. Charlotte Branson died Monday night at the home of her son, John Branson, near Piqua. She was aged 84 years and her death followed a fall she received a few weeks ago. Mrs. Branson was the mother of eight children, nineteen grandchildren and seven great grandchildren, and was the widow of D. C. Branson, a former Newberry township justice of the peace, and county commissioner. The funeral will be held Friday morning at 9:30 o'clock at the Presbyterian Church.
Piqua Daily Call
2 August 1911
INJURIES WERE FATAL
MRS. BRANSON FELL ON PORCH SIX WEEKS AGO
Mrs. Charlotte Branson, widow of D. C. Branson, who was a former justice of the peace of Newberry township and a county commissioner, died last evening at the home of her son, John Branson, six miles north west of Piqua and four miles north of Covington on the Covington pike. About six weeks ago Mrs. Branson fell on the floor of the porch breaking her hip. The shock caused her death. She was a member of the Presbyterian church of Jefferson, Ohio, and she is survived by eight children; Mrs. James Johnson, of San Antonio, Texas; Mrs. Harriet Hildebrand, of Dawson; Frank Branson, of Hardin; Mrs. Angie Routson and Mrs. Horace Hartzell, of Troy; Willis Branson, of Bradford; Lydia McMaken, of Piqua, and John Branson at whose home she died. She has nineteen grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Mrs. Roscoe Babylon of this city is a granddaughter, being the daughter of Mrs. Hildebrand.
The funeral will be held on Friday morning at 9:30 o'clock at the Union church on the Covington pike.
Charlotte Suber was born 30 Oct 1827, a daughter of George Suber. and died 1 Aug 1911. She is buried in the Highland Cemetery at Covington Ohio, beside her husband Dewitt C. Branson, who died during August 1906.
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