Published in The Rochester News-Sentinel Wednesday, January 7, 1931
Funeral services for Mrs. Emma BARNES, 89, were held at the Ditmire funeral home in Macy Tuesday afternoon, Rev. E. P. WHITE having charge. Mrs. Barnes died following injuries received in a fall several days ago. Mrs. Barnes [Emma ROBBINS] was born February 2, 1841, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. ROBBINS. She was united in marriage with Elijah BARNES and to this union one daughter was born. Mr. Barnes and daughter died many years ago. A number of years of Mrs. Barnes' life was spent in teaching school. Burial was made in the Rochester I.O.O.F. cemetery.
SOURCE: Fulton County Indiana Obituaries - 1931 by Jean C. and Wendell C. Tombaugh