Mrs. Rosa FARTHING of Mt. Vernon, former resident of this community,
died last Wednesday afternoon at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon
at the age of 82. She was born in Bonnie November 21, 1873, the daughter
of Jasper and Mary (ALLEN) HARMON. Her husband, Mike FARTHING, preceded
her in death July 10, 1937. A daughter, Mrs. Ada HOLLAND of St. Louis survives.
Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Myers Chapel in Mt. Vernon
with burial at the Kirk Cemetery.
Source: The Ina Observer
Date: Thursday, April 5, 1956
Submitted by: Mary Zinzilieta