Neosho Daily times 21 oct 1946 degraffenreid
CAR-MOTORCYCLE CRASH FATAL TO JOPLIN WOMAN Death rode highway 71 yesterday yesterday afternoon, when a motorcycle motorcycle on which Mr. and Mrs. DeGraffenreid of Joplin were traveling north, collided head- on with a car in which Mr. and Mrs. E. I. Scott of Hill Top Grocery, Grocery, south of Noesho, were coming south. The accident occurred near the Elliot airport, north of Neosho, Neosho, and ambulances were call- and :. and Mrs. Scott were brought to Sale Memorial hospital in Neosho by Thompson's, and were found to have sustained painful abrasions, abrasions, but they were dismissed after treatment. Mr. and Mrs. DeGraffenreid were taken to a Joplin hospital by Bigham's, and proved to be seriously injured, Mrs. DeGraf- fenreid dying last night, reports reaching here revealed.