JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES
Mary J. OWENS

Mrs. Mary J. OWENS, wife of David N. OWENS, died at their residence in 
this city last Saturday, October 2, of consumption, in the thirty-first 
year of her age.  She was the daughter of Charles W. and Mary N. STANSBERRY, 
and was married January 23, 1973.  She leaves to her bereaved husband the 
heart burdening, but precious, legacy of four small children.  She was a woman 
of refined responsibilities, of excellent common sense, of warm emotions loved 
and loving in all the relations of wife, mother, sister, friend.  Her religious 
life dated back to 1870, when at Elk Prairie she was converted and joined the 
M. E. Church.  Funeral Sunday, October 3, at Pleasant Grove.


Source: Mt. Vernon Daily News
Date: October 7, 1886
Submitted by Mary Zinzilieta
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