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Elizabeth Showell (nee West)

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Funeral services for Mrs. Elizabeth West Showell, of Ocean City, Maryland, wife of John D. Showell, who died at her home there at 5;00 o'clock Sunday morning, were held at the St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Berlin, Maryland on Tuesday afternoon at 2 p.m. by the Rev. S.A. Potter, Rector Emeritus at St. Paul's Episcopal church, Berlin and the Rev. R. R. Gilson of Ocean City, assisting. Interment was in the Episcopal Churchyard. Mrs. Showell was born August 25, 1859, at Onancock, Virginia. After her marriage to Mr. Showell, June 10, 1884 she made her home in this section living for a number of years in Berlin and later residing at Ocean City. She is survived by a sone, J. Dale Showell, of Ocean City, and a daughter, Mrs. Elizabeth W. Strohecker, of Washington, D. C. Four grandchildren also survive. (Before 1947, no date on obit clipping)

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