George C. Ord
George C. Ord Died Late Friday; Funeral Sunday
George C. Ord died yesterday afternoon at 6:39 o'clock at the home
of Willie Davis, in McClellan township. Mr. Ord had been in very poor
health for the last year, and death was due to Bright's disease.
Mr. Ord was a son of the late Gus Ord and wife, and was born in
Jefferson County. He was 65 years old the 17th of last August.
Mr. Ord was a farmer and made his home with Willie Davis and family.
He was never married.
He was a member of the M. E. Church, and was a good citizen and enjoyed
the respect of all who knew him.
Mr. Ord is survived by two brothers, Morton Ord, Mt. Vernon, and one
sister, Mrs. Lennie Hodge of St. Louis.
Funeral services will be held Sunday morning at 11 o'clock at Wolf
Prairie church, and burial will follow at Wolf Prairie cemetery.
Date: September 16, 1932
Source: Mt. Vernon Register News
Submitted by: Michelle Wisniewski