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 - Suicide Verdict In Death Saturday Of Ab Vickers...
Suicide Verdict In Death Saturday Of Ab Vickers Ab Vickers, farmer living west of Minter, was found dead in the yard of his home about 6 p. m. Saturday, with a revolver wound through the right temple. Verdict of suicide was returned by P. B. Bailey, justice of the peace from Pattonville, after an inquest held later. No cause for the act was given. The body was discovered by Thomas Allen, a neighbor, as he drove past the Vickers' place and he notified Mrs. Vickers', who with her son, had be^n picking peas at some distance from the house. Funeral arrangements were incomplete Saturday night, according to Mack Grant, Deport funeral director, but services will be held at 4 o'clock Sunday afternoon at the residence, with burial at Woodard Cemetery. Mr Vickers. a farmer about 58 years old, had spent tine day in Paris with some neighbors and returned home late in the afternoon. He leaves his wife, and son; a daughter, Mrs. Nolan Jordan living east of Minter; a brother, D. I. Vickers of Paris, and a sister, Miss Jimrnie Vickers, teacher at Blossom,

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  1. The Paris News,
  2. 11 Aug 1940, Sun,
  3. Page 8

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