Edith Badger


The above-named died at the home of her son, David in Blandinsville, Saturday morning at 9 o'clock, aged 79 years. Her ailment was old age complicated with other trouble. She has been an invalid for over a year. The funeral services were held at the late residence at 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon, interment in the old Liberty cemetery two miles north of Blandinsville.

Deceased was an old settler of this county and well known to the old residents especially. Of her entire family only one son, David, survives her. He is very sick at present with the grip, complicated with other troubles, and his demise is expected at any time.

(Macomb Journal January 28, 1901, submitted by Matthew Ferricks)




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