Jason Elijah Hendershot
SPOUSE: Aletha Alice Ashcraft
Jason Hendershot, 85, passed away at his home at Kodol, [Wetzel Co., WV] last Wednesday [21 Aug 1940] and funeral rites were held for him at the Mt. Olive church near Kodol Friday.
Rev. N.L. Casey of Pine Grove preached the funeral and interment was made in the church cemetery by the Palmer Funeral Home.
A son of Mr. and Mrs. Elijah Hendershot, he was born in Wetzel County Sept. 26, 1855. He was a member of the Christian church.
Survivors include four sons: Odgar, Wayne, Bert, and Okey Hendershot; and three daughters, Mrs. Hazel King, Mrs. Dakota Scritchfield and Mrs. Jessie Efaw. of Kodol.
[Note: The article isn't dated and the date of death isn't listed. REH]
(Source: Wetzel County, WV Obituaries, Volume IV, 1994, p. 33, published by Wetzel County Genealogical Society - furnished by Darlene Bacon)
BURIAL: Mount Olive Cemetery, Kodol, Wetzel Co., WV
FINDAGRAVE: Memorial# 136073938
5 April 2016