Claude D. Shively was employed in the grocery business in Jackson County, Missouri. His wife, was Sarah B., who was born in Canada, immigrated to the US in 1884 and was naturalized in 1913. Claude D. Shively was born 3-Sep-1879 and died 23-Feb-1971. Sarah B. was born 3-Feb-1879 and died 6-Jul-1973. The following newspaper obituaries were located:
The Kansas City Times, Wednesday, February 24, 1971, Page 5B, Column 2:
Claude D. Shively
Claude Dwight Shively, 91, Lake Tapawingo, died yesterday at the Jackson County hospital. Mr. Shively was born in Markle, Ind., and had lived here 55 years. He owned a grocery store before he retired. He was a member of St. John's LaLande Catholic church, Blue Springs. His wife, Mrs. Sarah Shively, of the home survives. Services will be held at 10 o'clock Thursday at the church, burial in Mount Moriah cemetery. Friends may call from 7 to 9 o'clock tonight at the Mount Moriah chapel.
The Kansas City Star, Friday, July 6, 1973, Page 20. Column 1:
Mrs. Sarah B. Shively
Mrs. Sarah B. Shively, 94, of 5331 Highland, died today at Lakeside Hospital. She was born in Framtom, Canada, and had lived here most of her life. Graveside services will be at 9 a.m. Saturday in Mount Moriah Cemetery. Friends may call from 7 to 9 o'clock tonight at Mount Moriah Chapel.
Claude D. Shively was the son of Jacob Shively (born Nov 1849) and Sarah Jane Maddux (born May 1855). He is listed in the household of his parents on the 1900 Wells County, Indiana census record. Jacob Shively (born 1849) was the son of Jacob Shively (born 1813) and 2nd wife, Rebecca Heren (Herran). There is a biography for Jacob Shively in the Biographical and Historical Record of Adams and Wells Counties, Indiana, Lewis Publishing Co., Chicago, 1887, Pages 922-925.