JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
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Hattie Bell McKowen
            
Mrs. Hattie B. McKowen, wife of Oscar McKowen, of 412 North Seventh street, died 
last night at 9:40, after a weeks illness of influenza, followed by asthma.
            
Mrs. McKowen's friends were numbered by her acquaintances.  Her disposition was one 
to be commended, as she was always kind and cheerful, even during her last sickness.
            
Mr. McKowen is interested in the McKowen & Watson garage, but he was at home constantly 
during his wife's last illness, doing all and having done everything that could be done.
            
Mrs. McKowen is survived by her husband, Oscar McKowen, her parents, Mr. and Mrs. 
Allen Maxey, and the following named sisters and one brother:  Mrs. Henry Jones and 
Miss Nora Maxey, of this city, Mrs. Gertie Grimes, Claremore, Okla., and Harris Maxey, 
who was called here from St. Louis, because of her serious illness.
            
Short funeral services will be held at the residence at 9:30 tomorrow, followed by services 
at Hopewell Church at 11 o'clock.


Source: 
Date: 1-22-1919
Submitted by; Ken Richardson


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