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Matilda Catron Trimble

MRS. MATILDA TRIMBLE DIES FROM INJURIES

(February 6, 1931)

Mrs. Matilda Catron Trimble 87 years old, passed away at 11:30 o'clock this morning at the home of her daughter Mrs. Alphonso Frey on Marshall street, her death being due to a fall of last Friday when she suffered a fractured collar bone, bruises, and a scalp wound. A portion of the time since the accident she had been in an unconscious condition.

Mrs. Trimble came to Paris two years ago from Pomeroytown Ky., to make her home with her children. Her husband, David Shelton Trimble, died a number of years ago.

Ten children were born to the marriage, eight of whom are living, as follows: Mrs. A. Frey, Thomas T. Trimble and Mrs. Blanche Bercaw, Paris; Frank and Charles Trimble, Los Angeles, Calif.; Robert Trimble, Akron, Colo., and David and Bruce Trimble of Kentucky. There are also two stepchildren, Mrs. Rose Hybarger of Paris and Howard Trimble of San Antonio, Texas.

Mrs. Trimble was a member of the Methodist Church.