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Eunice Legg, 75 Former Resident; Dies in Oregon

Mrs. Eunice Legg, a former resident of Mt. Vernon, died Saturday in 
Roseburg, Oregon, at the age of 75 years, 11 months and seven days.

The body will be returned to Mt. Vernon for funeral services, which 
will be held Friday, August 8 at 10:30 a.m. at the Second Baptist church.  
The Rev. Sam McCoy and the Rev. Tellis Young will officiate and burial 
will be in West Salem cemetery.

Friends may call at Myers Chapel after 4:00 p.m. Thursday.  At 9:00 
a.m. Friday the body will be taken to the church to lie in state until the 
funeral hour.

Mrs. Legg was born August 25, 1882 in Jefferson county, the duaghter of 
William and Belle (McLaughlin) Dare.  She had resided in Oregon for the 
past six years.

She was married to Charles Legg, who preceded her in death in 1920.

She is survived by one son, Howard of Orchard, Mo; one daugher, 
Florence Hahn of Roseburg, Oregon; one brother John Dare of Mt. Vernon; one 
sister, Mrs. Raymond Knox of Mt. Vernon; and four grandchildren.


No Date Available
Source: In papers of Bessie McLaughlin Brooks Wakefield, my 
grandmother.

Submitted by; Geraldine Hughes Brown


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