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Edward Potter Inman, 1893-1979
Daily Iowegian - 8 May 1979
Services for Edward P. Inman, 86, were held Monday, May 8, at Liggett-Randolph Funeral Home in Seymour, with the Rev. Ron Johnson officiating.
He died suddenly at his home near Numa Friday, May 4, 1979. Born April 23, 1893, near Livingston, Ia., he was the eldest son of Alexander and Larus Inman. With the exception of approximately five years in southeast Missouri and one year in South Dakota, he spent his entire life in Appanoose County as a farmer and coal miner.
On November 28, 1917, he was married to Cleo O. Norris, and they were the parents of seven sons. His wife, Cleo, one son, Lazelle, his parents and three brothrs, George, Howard and Miles, preceded him in death.
He was married August 20, 1960, to Mattie Tishaw. He is survived by his wife, six sons, Byron, Wendell, Mildred, Arthur, Kenneth and Donald; one stepson, Thomas Craig; 16 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Loren and David; and one sister, Myrle Miller.
Burial was in Jerome Cemetery. A memorial fund has been established at the Seymour Civic Center in Seymour.