Forrest James Passes Away On Wednesday
Walnut: - Forrest James, 60, passed away at
7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Princeton Hospital where he had been a patient
for a year.
Funeral services are planned tentatively for 2
p.m. Friday at the Ross Funeral Home, Walnut. The Rev. Hollis Wharton,
pastor of the Walnut Methodist Church, will officiate. Burial will be in
Mr. James was born in July 1894, the son of
Allen and Alice Cashner James, near Walnut in Greenville Township. He was a
lifelong resident of the Walnut area.
His only survivors are cousins. He was preceded
in death by his parents.
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls,
Illinois, October 28, 1954 - Thursday, pg 2, submitted by Melva Taylor)