Lee Buzard Of Walnut Dies This Morning
Walnut: - Lee Buzard, 46, farmer in the
Walnut community, passed away at 10 a.m. (CST) today in his home in Walnut
after an extended illness. The body rests at the Ross Funeral Home where
funeral arrangements are being complete.
Mr. Buzard was born Feb. 14, 1909, south of
Walnut, the son of Mr. and Mrs. David Buzard. He was united in marriage with
Miss Odie Schulte of Harmon Nov. 30k, 1941, and they resided on a farm north
of Walnut until March 1, 1955, when Mr. Buzard was forced to leave the farm
because of his health.
Surviving with the widow are two sons, David and
Billie, at home; his mother, Mrs. David Buzard of Geneseo and one sister,
Mrs. Carl Wise of Walnut. Preceding Mr. Buzard in death were his father, a
sister Edna, and a brother Raymond.
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls,
Illinois, May 16, 1955 - Monday, pg 24, submitted by Melva Taylor)