Craven Wilson Coffin Corsicana Daily Sun Nov 7 1930
Aged Man Who Picked Out His Coffin Dies TEXARKANA, Nov. 7.— (IP)— Craven Wilson, 85, Confederate veteran, will be burled here today in a coffin he picked one year ago. After selecting the coffin he ordered it placed in storage until his death, which occurred yesterday. "When a fellow buys an .overcoat- he wants to see it, doesn't he?" Wilson had commented when questioned about his early, purchase.