This obituary was found in the collection of the Colson Library, Morgantown, WV and submitted by Bridgette Osz.
Edward Newton Fluharty 54y of Flemington Rt#2 was found dead in a car at 3:00 am on Sunday morning March 19, near the Pepper Community in Barbour County.
Sgt. R. K. Price of the Philippi State Police Department, who was investigating officer, reported that death was due to natural causes.
Mr. Fluharty was born December 6, 1906, in Wetzel County, a son of the ate Felix and Annie Byard Fluharty
Survivors include his widow, Mrs., Lucy Minear Fluharty; two sisters Mrs. L G. (Rosie) Wyatt of Smithfield and Mrs. Harry E. Guthrie of Morgantown; a brother, Rodney Fluharty of Colliers and a half brother Hugh Byard of Smithfield Rt#1.
The body was taken from a local funeral home to one in Pine Grove, and funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday in Higgins Chapel Church of Christ at Big Run with Evangelist Raymond Norris officiating.
Burial was in the Willey Cemetery