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Obituary Mary Elizabeth (Havener) Bishop,
Montgomery County, Missouri, 26 Dec 1919

	Montgomery Standard, Montgomery County, Missouri, 2 January 1920, Friday	

Death of Mrs. B.F. Bishop -- Mrs Lizzie Bishop, wife of Ben Bishop, died last
Friday morning at 9 o'clock, after a lingering illness, aged about 50 years.
Besides her husband she leaves one son, John Bishop of Montgomery City, and
four daughters, Mrs Charles Twelback, Mrs Chas. Mashmeyer, Mrs. Hugh Jeans
and Miss Frances all of St Louis.  The funeral took place from the home Sunday
morning at 10 o'clock conducted by Rev R.E. McQuie, and the remains were buried
in the city cemetery.
	Miss Mary Elizabeth Havener was born April 18, 1872, in Lincoln county,
Mo.  February 26, 1890, she was married to Mr. Benjamin F Bishop.  For something
over a year she was ill, during which time she was a great sufferer but meekly
bore her afflictions and when the end came she sweetly fell asleep.  She leaves
a husband, five children, five grandchildren, a dear mother, one sister, two
brothers and many dear friends who will sadly miss her in the walks of life.

	Among those from a distance who were here to attend the funeral of
Mrs Ben Bishop Sunday were the following:  Mr and Mrs Oscar Bishop, Lank Bishop,
Fred Bishop, Mr and Mrs Chas Twellback, Mr and Mrs Chas. Mashmeyer, Dr and Mrs
Hugh Jeans, St Louis; and J.R. Bishop and Mrs Rufus Bishop and son Edgar of
St Charles.

	In the Probate Court of Montgomery County...  In the matter of the
estate of Ellen S Bishop deceased...
		J.R. Bishop	Administrator
	J.R. Bishop
	Benjamin Bishop		sole & resident
	Lot Bishop		    heirs
	Mabel Werges

Benjamin F and Mary Elizabeth (Havener) Bishop Family