Clipped From The Malvern Leader
at In a recently of James Kesterson Died in Kansas Home Monday Mills county friends received a message Monday evening announcing announcing the death of James C. Kesterson that day at his home in Latham, Kansas, at the age of eighty-four years. He is survived by his wife, who was Lina Reed, and four daughters daughters —- Mrs. Maggie DeFrese of Monte Vista, Colo,; Mrs. George Murphy, Mrs. Mattie Mann, and Mrs. Mertle Jones of Latham, Kansas. Also one sister, Mrs. Catherine Lang, of Emerson and one brother, Will Kesterson, of Malvern. He was born in Tennessee but came to Mills county with Ills par» eats when but eight years of age. He grew to manhood on the Kesterson Kesterson farm southwest of Malvern, Malvern, later moving to Kansas where he spent a good part of his life. Many of our older residents residents will remember him.