Mrs. Lucretia Levall, widow of William J. Levall died 4;15 Am yesterday
at her Home, 1116 South 13th Street, Of Pneumonia.
Mrs. Levall, born 10-mar-1863 would have been 75 years of age had she
lived until March 10.
Mrs. Levall became a Christian at the age of 16 years. She was a
Charter member of the First Baptist Church, but moved her membership to the
Second Baptist Church, and was a charter member of that church at the time of
She was the daughter of H. H? and Mary Dirden
Funeral Services will be held at 2:30 Tuesday afternoon at the Second
Baptist Church, conducted by Rev Bird Green, and Rev Sam McCoy, Burial
will be in Oakwood Cemetery.
She is survived by Five daughters and one son as Follows: Mrs Eddie
Williams, Mrs Minnie Sample of Dayton,OH; Mildred Pressly of Mt.
Vernon, Nellie Phillips, William Pearl Lavall of this city and Edit Bailey ,
one Brother , W. H Dirden of Granite City, and one Sister Mrs. Cora Perrin
of East St. Louis.
The body will remain at the home on South 13th street
until the funeral Hour.
Source: Mt. Vernon Paper
Submitted by Lonnie Fink