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 - DEATHS and FUNERALS Joe Cummins, Former...
DEATHS and FUNERALS Joe Cummins, Former Resident Of Dix, Is Dead Joe W. Cummins, a former resident of DLx, died yesterday at his home in San Antonio, Tex. He was 60 years, three months, and five days old. Funeral services will be held at 10 a. m. tomorrow at the Alamo Funeral Home in San Antonio. The body ^viU be brought to the Osbom Funeral Home in Dix where brief funeral services will be conducted at 3 p. m. Friday. Burial will be in Jordan Chapel cemetery, east of Dix. Mr. Cummins was bom Dec. 17, 1899, in Dix, the son of Omer and Nellie (White) Cummins. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Wilma Cummins of San Antonio; a son, Robert Cummins of Newton, 111.; his mother, Mrs. Nellie Cummins of Mt. Vernon; a brother. Nelson A. Cummins of Dix; and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, Omer Cummins, on Sept. 22, 1946. Marshall Hall, Jr. Dies Last Night At Age 31 Years Marshall Wesley Hall, Jr., 31, died at 11 p. m. yesterday at Raymond Knox Dies At Age 90; Funeral Friday Raymond Knox, a well known retired farmer, died at 1:15 p. m. Tuesday at his home on the Ashley Road, in Shiloh township. He was 90 years, nine months and six days of age. Funeral services will be held Friday at 1:30 p. m. at Myers Chapel. The Rev. Jess Webb will officiate and burial will be in the I.O.O.F. cemetery at Woodlawn. The body will lie in state at Myers Chapel, where friends may call after 3:00 p. m. Thursday. Mr. Knox was bom June 16, 1869 in Jefferson county, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Elijah Knox. He was a lifetime citizen of this county. He was married to Vona Dare, who survives. Mr. Knox was a member of the Woodlawn Baptist church. Besides his wife, he is survived by two sons, Hershel of Granite Oty and Gale of Mt. Vernon; five daughters, Mrs. Mae Mumbower, Mrs. Gladys Graham and Mrs. Ethel Pierce, all of Mt. Vernon, Mrs. Marie Mitchell of Salem and Mrs. Aline Underwood of California; a step-daughter, Mrs. Grace Snow of Woodlawn; two brothers, Herman and Edd, both of Woodlawn; a half-sister, Cynthia Bogan of South Dakota; ?^rJlZTc^ ""^P^*^ ^^t ^'"i33 '\r;ndchildren"^d 17"great " ^^"n 'erS ^irrvices will be y ^.i^-acmaren. 13

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  1. Mt. Vernon Register-News,
  2. 23 Mar 1960, Wed,
  3. Page 2

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