Ephram Meserve Obit Mar 25 1909 Chillicothe MO
THURSDAY, MARCH OB, 1MM>. aald , the A. !>.•- Un- Ihe » t. .'.I II en EPH. ISERVEY OF OLD AGE UPICXKII SHOP IRST IX SI IU.ACKSM1T I In one up Im II |i| n He( al \Vi>H Horn In Virginia in 1821, Cnni in I.iviiiftHton Oiiinty Forty Year* AK» anil siiu-c Kt'slOetl Here. IC|ihrnlni Must-rvoy (Hod at tl of his (InughUT, ^rrs. \V. I .v. In Sprlnghlll Momlay aflo iiiuiii at four o'clucU of old ago nn Ki'iiorul debility. Ih- had been falling hentlh for tho pnst year In had been able to wait on himself in ill recently. Tho deceased was born In Virgin la In 1821. Ho moved his fnmll to this county forty years ago, se tllng at Sprlnghlll. Mr. Meserve opened the flrHt blacksmith shop I that town and continued to run It un til he hecnme so feeble he roul rot attend to biiHlnoBS. Mo 1« itirvlvod hy four children MTH. \V .It. Ramsey nnd A. K. Mesei vey. Sprlnghlll; Mrs. Augusta III drlth, Topekn, Kan.; Lonla R. Meser vey, St. Louts. Short funeral services were hel at. the grave Tuesday afternoon two oYlork by Rov. Mast. Hurlnl wa iniulo In Sprlnghlll cemetery.