George D. Saunders
1 ' ' Ceoi'sc D. Saumlers. Dead. ■ ..-. ': CREWE, VA;, , February- ' ■ 2.'— (Special.)— Mr.': George D. Saunders d led at the home of, '.his t daughter,'. Mrs; ,T. C. ; Davis, at Burkville, Saturday, afternoon at " 1 o'clock.; : "' • The deceased was born in Buckingham county, near Xew\ Store. ,- eighty-six years ago. He: was one of the best-known lawyers lawyers in; the county, iAvhere he practiced his chosen profession; for.; fifty years. Some years ago on account of failing health, he came to" Burkville and. made his home: with his daughter. / Mr. ; Saunders . had been an elder in the Presbyterian xhurch for fifty years. He had been a great sufferer 'for years: from a cancer of the 'face. ; . • v. v. His remains wece taken to Prospect yesterday yesterday .and : buried in the .cemetery - aajoining. aajoining. tlie church: . ,; He leaves a wife, who is a sister of Hon. -R. E. Withers, or Wylheviile^and three daughters, and one. son— Viz:: Mrs. T. ; C. : : Davis, Burkville; Mrs. Monroe. Jones. 'ofv Farmville; 'Mrs. C." V. 'Hooper," of Buckingham county, and Fi-ank -T.- Saunders, lawyer,- of -\Test Appomattox; ; . ; .