RITES TUESDAY FOR CAROLINE BOATMAN
Boatman, 79 years old, passed away at 11 o'clock Monday morning at the
home of her niece, Mrs. Grace Tucker in East Court Street, following a
paralytic seizure suffered June 2. She had since been bedfast.
will be conducted from the Morrison Chapel at 4:30 o'clock Tuesday afternoon.
Burial at Edgar cemetery.
daughter of Stephen and Emily Guthrie Ogden, was born on the Ogden homestead
four miles south of Paris, January 1, 1848, and she spent her entire life
in Edgar County.
Her husband, Mark Boatman, died eleven years ago. She is the last
member of her family, two brothers, William Henry Ogden and James Ogden
and sister, Mrs. Alice Mitchell, having preceded her in death.
is survived by three nephews, Robert, Stephen and Ike Mitchell and a niece,
She was a member
of the Christian church and the Woman's Relief Corps.