The funeral of James Slavens, whose death occurred Tuesday morning following a long illness at home in Parke County, was held in the Beech Grove Church at 11 o'clock Thursday morning. Burial was In the Beech Grove Cemetery. Mr. Slavens was well known in Clinton township, near where he lived practically all his life. He is survived by two daughters and two sons, also a sister.

Greencastle (Indiana) Herald, March 1, 1923.