Athens Free Press
Death of John Borough
John Borough, an old and respected citizen of this place died at 6.12 o'clock Wednesday at the family residence.
He was born in Berkley country, West Virginia, and came here in 1873.
He is survived by six children, James, Will, Harry and George Borough; Miss Ann Borough and Mrs. James McQuint; two brothers, Pierce and Morgan Borough and four sisters, Mrs. Smith Hughes, Mrs. Johnson and Mrs. Eugene Holland, all residing in Athens and Mrs. Joe Bloomer of Washington. Funeral services will be held Saturday morning at 10 o'clock at the Christian church, Rev. C.F. McKown and Elder G.J. Ellis officiating. Burial in the West cemetery.
Transcribed by:Rajean Gallagher