Information on Seraphin Shively and wife, Frances Cunningham, can be found in the Shively blog written on 13-January-2012. The children of Seraphin and Frances Shively lived in the Stark County, OH area. Nora C. Shively died 22-June-1940 with burial in Westlawn Cemetery, Canton, OH; Caroline E. Shively died 4-May-1952 with burial in Westlawn Cemetery; Fred M. Shively died 25-March-1921 with burial in Westlawn Cemetery and Thomas C. Shively died 24-June-1947 with burial in Westlawn Cemetery.
Located in the Repository, Canton, Ohio, Sunday, June 23, 1940, Page 14, Column 7:
Sunday School Class Named After Founder, Teacher
Miss Nora C. Shively a school teacher here for almost 40 years and an active worker in First Baptist church, died Saturday at 3:15 p.m. in her home, 1315 Oxford ave NW. She had been ill health for several years. Cause of death was a heart attack.
Miss Shively organized the senior Philathea Bible class which now bears her name at First Baptist church, and was teacher of the class for many years.
Surviving are: one sister, Miss Caroline E. Shively of the home and Thomas C. Shively of 212 Dartmouth ave SW.
Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday at 2 p.m. in the Arnold parlors with Rev. J. H. Satterfield officiating. Burial will be in Westlawn cemetery. Friends may call at the parlors today after 4 p.m.
Extracted from the Repository, Canton, Ohio, Monday, May 5, 1952, Page 4, Column 1:
Miss Caroline Shively, a Canton school teacher for 39 years, died Sunday morning in the Ilg Convalescent Home after an illness of five months. She had spent most of her teaching years at Market School.
Born in Navarre 80 years ago, she came to Canton as a child. She resided with her sister-in-law, Mrs. Emily J. Shively of 212 Darmouth Ave. SW.
Miss Shively was a member of First Baptist Church and the Nora Shively Philathea Class. She is survived by a nephew and two nieces. Rev. J. H. Satterfield will conduct services Tuesday at 2 p.m. (EST) in the Formet & Clevenger funeral home at 1022 Tuscarawas St. W. Burial will be in Westlawn Cemetery. Calling hours are today 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
The following information was found in the Repository, Canton, Ohio, Friday, March 25, 1921, Page 16, Columns 3-4:
F. M. Shively Dies
Fred M. Shively, 45, died at his home, 212 Dartmouth ave SW, Friday morning. He is survived by two sisters, Nora C. Shively and Carrie E. Shively, of the home, and one brother, Thomas C. Shively, of Akron. He was a member of the First Baptist church and the Loyal Order of Moose. Funeral services will be held Monday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at the home. Rev. W. E. Bridge will officiate. Burial will be made in Westlawn cemetery.
The following newspaper obituary was found in the Repository, Canton, Ohio, Wednesday, June 25, 1947, Page 14, Column 2:
Thomas C. Shively
Thomas C. Shively, a mechanical engineer at Grissom-Russell Co. in Massillon, died Tuesday at 9:15 p.m. in his residence at 212 Darmouth ave SW from pneumonia.
A life resident of Canton, Mr. Shively was 65 years of age. He was a member of First Baptist Church and was a graduate of old Central High School. He attended Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Ind., and the Lewis Institute of Engineering in Chicago.
He leaves his widow, Mrs. Emily Shively, two daughters, Mrs. William L. Miller of the home and Mrs. Herbert Zagray; one son, Eugene C. Shively; on sister, Miss Carrie Shively, all of Canton, and five grandchildren.
Funeral services conducted by Rev. J. H. Satterfield will be Friday at 1:30 p.m. in the Arnold funeral home. Burial will be in Westlawn Cemetery. Friends may call after 7 tonight.