Clipped From The Belleville Telescope
Ray Olden Larkins Ray Olden Larkins, was born November 11, 1890, in Republic County and died June 3, at the Blue Valley Home in Hebron at the age of 76 years, 6 months, 23 days. He was the son of Daniel and Mary Larkins and received his education at the Prairie flower school. He lived his entire life in the vicinity. His parents preceded him in death, one infant brother, Earl, and one sister, Mrs. Edith Rieke. The survivors are one brother, Lloyd, one sister, Mrs. Zelda Mosier, seven nieces and nephews, many other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held at the Christian church in Chester Tuesday, June 6, and interment was in the Chester cemetery.