Newspaper Unknown - September 15, 1924

Forest C., son of Mr. And Mrs. L. C. Cordell of near Cantrall, died at the St. John's hospital in Springfield, Monday afternoon, September 15, 1924, at 12:45 o'clock, aged 13 years, 9 months and 13 days.

Death was caused from an infection of a pimple on his lip. He had been ill only about five days. The family have the sympathy of the entire community in their sad bereavement. Death has taken from them the only son just as he was entering upon the age of usefulness and at a time when his interest in his school work was the pride of his parents.

Surviving are his parents, Mr. And Mrs. L. C. Cordell, and one sister, Emma E.

Funeral services were held at the family residence, Wednesday afternoon, September 17, at 2 o'clock. Rev. C. A. Ward of this city and Rev. Elmer Stackhouse of Williamsville officiating.

Interment was made in the Fancy Creek cemetery.

Transcribed by:Bertha Emmett


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