MRS. RACHEL HERSHEY
Rachel Smith Hershey, 66 of 614 Drummond St., was found dead in her home Thursday Sept. 5, following an extended illness.
Mrs. Hershey, a graduate of West Virginia University, was an antique shop operator at Mt. Vernon, Ohio, from 1957 to 1964, and in recent years was engaged in selling antiques in Grafton. She was national member of DAR and American Association of University Women. She was also a Protestant by faith.
She is survived by two cousins, Mrs. Betty Pribble, Pennsboro, and Mrs. Guy Dennison, Wagoner, Okla.
Mrs. Hershey was the last surviving member of her immediate family. her father and her uncle, Edward G. Smith, were prominent Clarksburg attorneys.
Courtesy David Houchin, Clarksburg Public Library