Nathanial Rich obit - 16 Jul 1960
k I // |» . I . i a Portuguese businessman had IN at K I C h Pies i killed one Congolese and wounded ; another with gunfire from his window. At Age 72 Years; Rites iV\ 0 n d a y ^^'^''"^^ tlirew stones The Negro police held off tlie i demanded that police storm th Nathaniel "Nat" Rich of RFD'building. ,. ^ . u G, Mt. Vernon, died at 10:00 l '!5S ''v,,?^,\V ';5 p. m. yesterday at Silver Cross " " "" Hospital in Joliet, 111., where he h^d been a patient for tlie past I week. He was 72 years, onc' month, and two days old. Funeral services will be held! Hospital Notes Monday at 2:00 p. m. at Myers!— —• Chapel with the Rev. Joe Sledge and the Rev. Charles Duncan officiating. Burial wall be in liams cejnetery. The body will lie in state at Myers <::hapel, where friends may call after 2:00 p. m. tomorrow. • Mr. Rich was born In Jefferson county June 13, 1888, the son of James and Lettie ('Will- lams) Rich. He was married to Mary Ann Holland, who preceded him in death July 30, 1958. Survivors include two sons, Orville Rich of Mt. Vernon and Hennan Rich of Joliet; two daughters, Mrs. Mamie Feltman of Mt. Vernon and Mrs. TheUna Whittle of BeUevile; three sisters, Mrs. 'Vada Shelton and'Mrs. Mae Mcianney, arru'od and hustled away the busuiossrnan in a van. Policemen held back the crowd Ison's RuUi Jefferson Memorial Admitted: .Mrs. WUma Crask of Wayne City. Discharged: Anna .Mary Slanick of Waltonviile; George Wren Heaton; William Dave Mandrell of Walnut Hill; Mrs. Fara Evelyn Wells; Elbert Spurlock. Good Samaritan Admitted. Ray Neal; SteUa Wood; Thomas Larkin Metcalf; Dale Edward Chamness; Linda Diane Dalby; (ieorge S. Williams. Discharged: Donald Ted Kehrer; Robert Dalby; Wanda Lorraine Blake; Mrs. Claudette B. Hurst and baby, Elizabeth Ludene. both of rhi.s city, and Mrs. Rado Staddler of Fint, Mich.; 15 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.