Rites on Saturday for Mrs. Carroll


Funeral services were held Saturday at 3 p.m. for Mrs. Benjamin Carroll, 70, at the Norberg Memorial Funeral Home. a 32-year resident of Princeton, she died at her home, West Marquette street Thursday.

The Rev. Harris, pastor of the Tiskilwa Pentecostal church officiated and interment was in the Oakland cemetery. Born Sept. 11, 1884, in Hodgenville, Ky., she was the daughter of George and Mary Reed Milby.

The former Litha Ann Milby was preceded in death by her husband, Benjamin in 1953 and is survived by 13 children: Mrs. Luther Salsman, Mrs. Steele, Luther Carroll, Claude Carroll, Riley Carroll, Edward Carroll, Mrs. Laverne Anderson and Gilbert Carroll, all of Princeton; Earl Carroll, LaFayette; Mrs. Henry Lampkin, Bureau; Mrs. Ben Sterling, Washburn; Howard Carroll, Norristown, Pa.; and Max Carroll, Buda. She is also survived by 27 grandchildren and one great grandchild.

(Bureau County Republican, Jun. 23, 1955, submitted by Beverly Marine)




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