|First name||Edith 'Mudge'|
|Date of birth||06/02/1900|
|Place of birth||Muttaburra|
|Date of death||02/12/1941|
|Age at death||41 years|
Daughter of Timothy John McCarthy & Norah Cunneen m.08/01/1889
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|Date of funeral||05/12/1941|
Died from Liver cancer.
The Longreach Leader Saturday 13 December 1941
MISS EDITH McCARTHY
The death occurred on Tuesday of last week of Miss Edith (Mudgee) McCarthy, fourth daughter of Mr. T. J. McCarthy and the late Mrs. McCarthy. Miss McCarthy was born in Muttaburra in 1900 and lived there all her life. Although of a retiring disposition, she made a large circle of friends by her sterling qualities.
Her mother and two sisters, Mesdames W. Bullen (Longreach) and A. W. Johns (Brisbane) predeceased her, and she is survived by her father and two sisters, Mesdames T. R. Hall (Muttaburra) and J. C. Usher (Brisbane). The funeral which left the Catholic Church was largely attended. Dr. J. A. Arratta, in the absence of Father Collins, officiating at the graveside.
[Source: OBITUARY. (1941, December 13). The Longreach Leader (Qld.: 1923 – 1954), p. 7. Retrieved October 10, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article128610925]