Funeral services for Mrs. Mabel M. Cutsinger, 87, were held at the Scott Funeral Home in Chrisman Tuesday afternoon. The Rev. Lowell White officiated. Burial was in Newman Cemetery.

Mrs. Cutsinger, a former Metcalf resident who had been residing with a daughter, Mrs. Florence Wyatt, in Chrisman six years, died Sunday, May 19, in St. Elizabeth Hospital in Danville. She had been a patient there five days.

Born Jan. 29, 1876, in Newman, she was a daughter of George and Francis McQueen. She was married Jan. 4, 1901, to Demp Cutsinger, who preceded her in death in 1957. [Mabel’s first husband was George Cutsinger who was the brother of her second husband.] She was a member of the Metcalf Christian Church and the Order of Eastern Star.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. [Florence] Wyatt and Mrs. Bonnie Lewis of Tilton; five grandchildren and a great-great grandchild. She was preceded in death by two sons, two brothers, and two sisters.

Newman Independent, May 24, 1963
Contributed by: Shelli Steedman