Lemuel Parker Obituary
held the was Walter and for LEMUEL PARKER WAS BORN IN Moweaqua, March B.--Lemuel Parker died of kidney and heart trouble a short Illness at the home of hig Willis Parker, east of Moweaqus, Wednesday afternoon. Mr. Parker was born in Cayuga county, New York, in 1828 and came to Illinois In 1849. He located In Pike county. He was married to Miss Cena Parker near Grlggsville Dec. 12, 1855. In 18B7 Mr. Parker moved to Moweaqua Moweaqua and purchased a farm northeast town and has ginco made that his Mrs. Parker died May 28, 1902. Mr. Parker Is survived by two sons and one daughter, nine grandchildren and two great grandchildren, all In this vicinity. The funeral will be held at the Methodist church in this city at 2 o'olock Friday afternoon, Rev. J. N. Edmundson, Edmundson, pastor of the Baptist- church, officiating, officiating, assisted by Rev. Mr. Edgar of the Methodist church. Interment be at the Masonic cemetery east of Moweaqua.