Mrs. Mary Shippy died at her home in St. Louis, on Sunday of last week [Aug. 3, 1913], at the age of 40 years. The remains were brought here on Friday morning [Aug. 8, 1913] and taken to the home of Hollis Martin, where the funeral services were conducted that afternoon by the Rev. Dr. John Poucher, with interment at the Walnut Hills cemetery. She was born and raised in this city, moving to St. Louis a number of years ago.
Source: Pike County Democrat (Petersburg, Ind.). Vol. 44, no. 20 (Aug. 15, 1913), p. .