Friday, December 8, 1961
Leon Bashaw, 89, of 611 S. Arch Avenue, died at City Hospital at 11:30 p.m. yesterday.
A former employee of the Republic Review Publishing Co., he had lived in the Carrollton area about 30 years. He was last employed in the circulation department of the Carroll Journal.
He had been employed in circulation work for various publications in New York City, Chicago, Pittsburgh, East Liverpool, Alliance and Carrollton.
Born at Irondale, Dec. 18, 1871, he was the son of the late Lunsford and Lucretia Pettit Bashaw.
Surviving are four sons, Russell of Canton, Victor of East Liverpool, Ernest of Ajo, Arizona, and Poole of Pittsburgh; two daughters, Mrs. S. H. Leiper of Columbus and Miss Olive of Pittsburgh; a sister, Mrs. Alzada McCray of Carrollton; three grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Funeral Service 1:30 Thursday, Allmon Funeral Home, Carrollton. Friends call anytime Monday afternoon and evening.