Spencer, aged 63 years, 11 months and 5 days,
died yesterday afternoon at his home, 704 (?)
East Washington street, of ulcers of the bowel
after a five weeks' illness. Funeral services
will be held at 3 o'clock Wednesday at the
Presbyterian church. Rev. W. T. Rodgers
officiating. Interment will be in Oakwood.
Deceased was born
December 4, 1861 in West Virginia but came to
this state in 1879. He was married on Nov. 19,
1889 to Sarah Carrison. Deceased has been a
member of the Pilot Grove U. B. church for forty
years and was one of the most highly respected
residents of this locality.
Surviving he leaves
his widow, two daughters, Mrs. Emma L. DeMoss
and Ethel Spencer, and one son, Ernest J. Three
brothers, Henry in Florida, Daniel in Utah, and
Russell in Shriver, Mont., are also living.