Ethel Buchanan Dies; Funeral at Wayne City
Funeral services for Mrs. Ethel Buchanan will be held at 2:00 p.m.
Sunday at the Richardson Chapel in Wayne City. The Rev. Richard McCormick
will officiate. Burial will be in Thornsworth cemtery, near Wayne City.
The body will lie in state at the Richardson Chapel where friends may
call after 2:30 p.m. today.
Mrs. Buchanan, 69, a former resident of Wayne City and Springfield,
Ill., died at 2:35 p.m. Thursday in the McLeansboro Nursing Home.
She was born Sept. 2, 1899, in Wayne county, the daughter of Calvin and
Fannie (Chrisel) Smith.
She was married to Guy Buchanan who survives. Other survivors include
four sons, Alvy, Ralph and Vernon, all of Wayne City and Charles
Buchanan of Aztec, N.M.; four daughters, Mrs. Lucille Ehrhart and Mrs. Barbara
Montgomery, both of Wayne City, and Mrs. Sarah Woody and Mrs. Nellie
Fotsch, both of St. Louis; a sister, Mrs. Onie Carpenter, Princeton,
Ind.; 20 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Buchanan was a member of the Wayne City Baptist Church.
Source: Mt. Vernon Register News
Date: 11 Saturday April 1 1967
Submitted by Tonya (Lane) Jolly