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William Lee Obit
AS THE SUN. Monday, February 11. 1971 Rites set for Linkous, ex-Harf ex-Harf ex-Harf ord official Jarrettsvillc. Md. (Special) , A native of Tazewell county, Funeral services for William j 'a.. he had moved to Harford Lee Linkous. a larmer. insurance insurance salesman and former Harford county commissioner, will be held at 11 A.M. today at the Kurtz funeral establishment establishment here. Mr. Linkous. who was 77 and lived on a farm in Pylesville, Md.. died Friday after an apparent apparent heart attack. Before his retirement in 1966, he had been a salesman for the Company, with offices Air. for 25 years. He had also raised cattle on his farm for many years. An early enthusiast for soil conservation measures, he had countv in 191G with his family when it bought the Pylesville farm. A veteran of the Navy during during World War I, he served during World War II as chairman chairman of a draft board in Bel Air and as chairman of the appeal board of the state Selective Service System. A member of the American I. poinn I lip M.isnns and the Nationwide Insurance! Wpitnn t.mphp. he in Bel j served as an instructor for the ! National Rifle Association teaching shooting to 4H Club members. His wife, the former Mary ...:f:,i To- To- ,uc h iMcLaiusier, aiea in ivm. lore a United States Senate He is survived by a son, committee. Marvin Linkous. of Pylesville: Active in Reoublican noUtics. ! a daughter. Mrs. Sarah L. Tal- Tal- he had served as a judge m the Harford County Orphan s Court in the early 1940 s and served a four-year four-year four-year term as commissioner in the latter half of the decade. bolt, of Towson; a brother, Everett Linkous, of Pylesville; a sister, Mrs. Sarah Hankins, of Pylesville: four grandchildren grandchildren and four great-granchil-dren. great-granchil-dren. great-granchil-dren. great-granchil-dren. great-granchil-dren.