J. M. Waits, Thursday, 26 Aug 1937, pg. 1, col. 5, Vol. XXIX, No. 42
J. M. Waits Funeral Held Here Monday Funeral services for .f. M. Waits, 80 years old, a resident of Checotah for :i6 >' ears ' w,l ° ' ilL ' d at hi^honie Rev. E. A. Spiller, Baptist pastor of Nowata and Rev. C. T. Davis, pastor of the Methodist church in 0 " thp east si(|p of tne rit >' *** Pr illness of several month? were at the I nion Tabernacle at 0( .| 0lk M <m da V afternoon ,,ri,tri*<\ th* «»rv-i.-As ' 1 "> tonduaeo trie sei v 11 es.. Hbirial was in Greenlawn cemetery-! t under direction of the Powei-s Fun eral home. Waits wa- a former business 111:111 in Checotah. If" moved her" in 1901 with his wife ind two iliWirtilers? from Harrison. Ark He had been marrie I lor nearlv tin veal's at the time of >u-s death Survivors include ivvo damrht'-rs. Minnie liosendalil. Cheiut ;:h Im -i Less woman, and Maude Wonuuk of Southwest of ( lieotah -in, I "tie srraml -on, John Homark of Kansas. 1 1 .'