Clipped From The Daily Independent
Cyrus Lindsey, 80, Expired This Morning; Funeral Rites Friday Cyrus Lindsey, aged 80 years, 2 months and 26 days, died at the home of his sou, Obert Lindsey, 230S McCord street, this morning , at 7:15i o'clock, after 'an illness of three mouths. Mr. Lindsey, a retired farmer, had made his home, iu this city for two and oue^ialf years. He was born Mar. 15, 1861, in Pomona township. Mr. Lindsey was preceded in death by his 'wife, the former Martha Anderson, ten years ago. The following children survive: Catherine Gaines, Murphysboro;. Obert Liudsey, of this city; Clydia Childers, St. Louis;' JElva .Thrower, Jacksonville, 111., .and; Ida Ford. of Kennett, Mo. A jarge number of grandchildren, 36 -great grand children and three great great, grandchildren also.-.survive. Funeral services will ie lield Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Meyer Funeral home with the Rev. W. E. Williams, pastor of the Centenary Methodist church, in charge. Interment will be held at the Boucher cemetery. The body will remain at the Meyer Funeral home.