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Jacksonville Daily Journal


Mrs. Joseph Warcup passed away at her late home in Murrayville Tuesday morning at 8:15 o'clock. She suffered a paralytic stroke Friday morning from which she never rallied.

Her maiden name was Ursula Dodsworth and she was born in Yorkshire, England, Jan. 17, 1832. She came to this country when a young lady with her parents. She married Joseph Warcup, who passed away two years ago. She is survived by the following children, Mrs. John T. Jones of Edwardsville; John T. Warcup, Mrs. Reese Jones, Murrayville; Mrs. Ben Copley, Winchester; Caleb Warcup, Larimore, North Dakota. She also leaves two brothers, William Dodsworth of Peoria and John of Lynnville. One daughter, William May Worrel preceded the mother in death, also one brother, Richard.

The funeral services will be conducted from the Murrayville M. E. church Thursday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock and the interment will be made in Bethel cemetery.

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