I’m posting this obituary in case someone may need it. I do not know the family and have no other information on this family.
Portsmouth Times, Portsmouth, Ohio
Thursday, April 28, 1966
Funeral services were to be conducted today at Phoenix, Ariz., for James Applegate, 54 of Phoenix, a former Lucasville Rt. 2, resident. He died at a Phoenix hospital shortly after he was admitted. Death was attributed to a heart attack. Applegate was a former Wheeling Steel Corp. Portsmouth Division employee. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Evelyn Applegate and a foster son, Billie of Phoenix; seven sisters, Mrs. Henry Simon of Lucasville Rt. 2, Mrs. Laura Carver and Mrs. Theodore Powell, both of Portsmouth Rt. 4, Mrs. Wallace Bainer of Eden Park, Portsmouth Rt. 6, Mrs. Herbert Church of Portsmouth, Mrs. Edgar Russell of Massillon and Mrs. Myrtle McGill of Tampa, Fla.; and three step grandchildren.