Charleston Gazette, The (11/1/2003)

Mabel McDade

LEON - Mabel McDade, 87, of Leon died Feb. 2, 1999, in Pleasant Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Point Pleasant.

She was a homemaker.

Surviving: sons, Kenneth of Cottageville, Robert of Leon, Don and Marion, both of Grove City, Ohio; daughters, Dean Ranke and Pauline Smith, both of Grove City, Elise Sayre of Ripley, Louise Taylor of Harrisburg, Ohio, Edna Durst of Leon, Stella Ellis of Point Pleasant; sisters, Pearl DeWeese of Leon, Beulah McDade and Eulah McClure, both of Columbus, Ohio; brother, Ephrum Herdman of Leon; 41 grandchildren; 49 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren.

Service will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Crow-Hussell Funeral Home, Point Pleasant, with the Rev. Herman H. Jordan officiating. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery, Leon. Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Pine Grove Cemetery Fund, c/o Pauline Smith, 4355 Lynn Circle, Grove City, OH 43123.