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Warren Smith Drew

Warren Smith DREW, a veteran of the Spanish American War, died at 8:45 
o'clock this morning at the home of his cousin, Henry COCHRAN, 911 
Jones Street.  His age was 62y10m3d.

Mr. DREW was born June 10, 1875 in Moores Prairie Township, the son of 
William and Lavina DREW, both of whom are dead.

He was a stonemason by trade and had lived here for the past seven years.  
Funeral arrangements had not been made this afternoon.

He is survived by two brothers, Logan DREW of St. Louis, Mo., and 
Kibble DREW; a half-brother, Jonathan DREW of Belle Rive, and one 
sister, Julie DREW.

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Funeral Services for Warren Smith DREW, Spanish American War Veteran 
who died here yesterday will be held at 1:30 tomorrow afternoon at 
Myers Chapel, conducted by the Rev. KELLEY.

DREW will be buried with military honors and the services will be in 
charge of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Spanish American War Veterans.  
Interment will be made in New Hope Cemetery.

Members of those posts are asked to meet at Myers Chapel at one o'clock 
Friday afternoon.  The body will remain at the chapel until the funeral hour.


Source: Mt. Vernon Register News
Date: Wednesday, 13 April 1928 & Thursday, 14 April 1938
Submitted by; Mary Zinzilieta
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