John Robert Britten (1898-1955) —
also known as John R. Britten —
of Richmond, Wayne
Born in Reading, Hamilton
County, Ohio, December
Republican. Lawyer; Wayne
County Prosecuting Attorney, 1935-39; mayor
of Richmond, Ind., 1939-44.
Order of the
Eastern Star; Grotto;
of Pythias; Eagles;
Junior Order; Elks; Kiwanis.
burns to his feet and toes from overnight application of an
electric pad, leading to a pulmonary
embolism and ultimately death, in Reid Hospital,
Spring Grove, Wayne
County, Ind., February
25, 1955 (age 56 years, 71
Interment at Earlham
Cemetery, Richmond, Ind.
James William Cammack (b. 1869) —
also known as James W. Cammack —
of Owenton, Owen
Born near English, Crawford
County, Ind., July 15,
member of Kentucky
state senate, 1904-07; circuit judge in Kentucky, 1907-16; Kentucky
state attorney general, 1927-31.
of Pythias; Junior Order.
of William Butler Cammack and Elizabeth (Franks) Cammack; married, April
27, 1898, to Nellie Allen.|
Earl K. Parson (b. 1909) —
of Muncie, Delaware
Born in Perry Township, Delaware
County, Ind., August
County Coroner, 1938-40; chair of
Delaware County Republican Party, 1942-44.
of Pythias; Junior Order; Lions.