Prophetstown: - Funeral services for Ernest Thompson, 27, who died Sunday evening in an auto accident, were held at the Hooppole United Methodist Church on Wednesday at 2 p.m. with the Rev. John Osborn officiating. Burial was in Hooppole Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers were Gene Vandersnick, Ronald Thompson, John Walgrave, Ray Meier, Frank Sleaford and Larry Rosedick.

James DeCap sang, accompanied by Mrs. George Arnold. Flowers were in charge of Mr. and Mrs. Myron Cox, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Salzmann and Hillcrest Greenhouse.

(The Daily Gazette, June 23, 1972 - Friday, page 2, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)




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