JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES

Mrs. Cora OUTLAND, 62, died suddenly Friday afternoon at the 
home of her daughter, Mrs. Orville DONOHO, in Bluford. She was the 
wife of Elmer OUTLAND. 
Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at the Evangelical 
United Brethren church in Bluford. The Rev. LaVerl COOK will officiate 
and burial will be in Hillcrest cemetery in Centralia. The body will 
remain at the OUTLAND home in Bluford, where friends may call after 
4:00 p.m. today. Mrs. OUTLAND was born near Centralia, the daughter 
of William and Nan RAINES. She was a member of the Evangelical 
United Brethren church. Besides her husband, she is survived by three 
sons, Earl and Millard OUTLAND of the Fairfield Road and Hubert OUTLAND 
of Bluford; six daughters, Eula FOSHEE, Eleanor FRITZ and Evelyn SHIELDS
of Rockford, Ill., Omal WHALEN of Galesburg, Ill., and Clara DONOHO and 
Pauline WILLIAMS of Bluford; 18 grandchildren; and three brothers, 
Clarence and Fred RAINES of Abington, Ill. and Ralph RAINES of Peoria; 
and one sister, Fern MOBLEY of RFD 2, Mt. Vernon. 

Mt. Vernon Register News April 1955 
Submitted by: Janet Johnson
(Granddaughter)
May 24, 1998  
 
 
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