The Courier News - Jan 6 1961 - Alma Summers
GraveOpened Jewels Taken From Body JACKSONVILLE, Ark. (AP) Officers Officers said about $300 worth o jewelry was taken from the bod of a 28-year-old woman whos 3 rave was broken into earl Thursday. A necklace, engagement an wedding rings and a wrist watc was taken from the body of Mrs Alma Summers, Sheriff L. Young said. Mrs. Summers died at her hom here Isst Nov. IS after a brief il ness. Young said the steel vault an casket containing the body ha been broken open, apparently wi an ax. Ropes were tied to th wrists, and la car or truck used pull the body partially from tl grave. Officers were called after care takers discovered the dirt on to of the grave had been cfisfurbe When officer* dug into the grav the: body w»s found protrudm tkt anbHi vault. .