Russell Selix conducts friends funeral.
The funeral of James Elmer Hopkins, was held Friday at 2 p. m. a1 the Bunch Christian church conducted by Rev. Russell Selix of Bloomfield who was an over-seas comrade of the deceased. Interment was in Taylor cemetery east of Unionville. It was a full military funeral. There were Legion men from surrounding posts present. District Commander Ralph Selman of Blakesburg being in charge. The beautiful fowers and immense audience told of the respect and honor in which the deceased was held. He was 35 years of age and single and leaves a father, John F. Hopkins and eleven brothers and sisters and a host of friends to mourn his passing.