Sons of Union Veterans of The Civil War

Office of the Commander-in-Chief

Charles E. Kuhn Jr., PDC

464 Lake Meade Dr .

East Berlin , PA 17316


Special General Order #1

Series 2007 – 2008

29 March 2008


  1. It is my sad duty to report to you the passing of the National President of the Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War 1861 – 1865, Beverly Massey. Sister Beverly passed away at 9:00 PM on Friday 28 March, 2008 . Sister Beverly had two ancestors that served during the civil war. Both Simon P. Waltz and Noah Bisel volunteered and served in Company D 140 th Indiana Infantry.

  2. Sister Beverly has two sons Bruce and Victor, who are both Members of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War.

  3. Your condolences to the family can be sent to the following address:
    1. Beverly Massey Family
      2545 Washington St .
      Columbus, IN 47201-3670

  4. Calling will be from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Tuesday 1 April, 2008 and the funeral will be at 10:00 AM on Wednesday 2 April, 2008 at the Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home located at 1029 Washington Street in Columbus , Indiana.

  5. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the local Hospice or you may consider making an Honor Role donation to the SUVCW in her name. If you would like to send flowers Claudia’s Flowers was recommended by the funeral home. Their number is (812) 342-0001.

  6. All Departments and Camps are hereby ordered to drape their Charters for a period of 30 days from the date of this Special Order in memory of Sister Beverly Massey. The National Web site will also be draped for the same period of time.

So ordered this 29th day of March, 2008;

Charles E. Kuhn, Jr.
Commander in Chief
National Order, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War


Donald Palmer
National Order, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

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