Clipped From The Mexia Daily News
FORT WORTH, Dec. 17.—Eleanor Ruth Sank?y, daughter of John S. (Jack) Sankey, prominent local oil man who was found dead in his office in the Metropolitan Hotel, has been bequcathcr the bull: of the Sap-key estate, valued at $,"00,000, according t" his well, field lor probate this week. Under the ter-iis of the will, this wi.'e, Lena Fa.ve Canke.' is fnven $25,000; his mother, Mary I. Sankey ol' Lcs Angeles, h p/iven $25,000, and a b"ot'-er and r.stcr ITnrry S. Srnkey and Mrs. Nellie J. Matthews both of Los Angeles, aro g'vcn like amount.;. The remainder of the estate goes to his daughter by a "onner marring.;. It is requested in the will that the cash settlement be made as soon as possible, and that should there not be a sufficient amount of cash on hand to meet these gifts, a portion of his l.ok.infi.3 be cibjio!-. d of .so thai t'u $100,000 can be distributed. F. Pr Lieuallen is named trustee ol the daughter's eslat". and will can- for her maintenance tin'! 1 she becomes 21 when the estate wll he turned ovi-r to her. Lieuallen was named by Sankey a exemitor of the will, which was signed by W. M. Short, S. B. Cuntey and S. B. Cantey Jr., an wittnesse.s.