Frank W. Burkhead
FRANK W. BURKHEAD
FORMER MOORES PRAIRIE MAN DIES IN MISSOURI
Frank W. Burkhead's Death Occurs at Poplar Bluff, Mo. - Brother at Ina
John McPherson received a telegram this morning containing the intelligence
that Frank W. Burkhead, his brother-in-law, had died last night at his home
in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
Mr. Burkhead formerly lived in Moores Prairie township, leaving there about
10 years ago for his present home, where he has been in the transportation
business. He is 40 years old and leaves a wife and six children, besides a brother,
E. H. Burkhead, of Ina, and three sisters, who live in Paxton, Ill. T. Otto McPherson
leaves here this afternoon for Poplar Bluff to attend the funeral services there.
SOURCE: January 17, 1912 Mt. Vernon Register News
Submitted by Sharlet Bigham LaBarbera