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Jacksonville Daily Journal, Tuesday, August 31, 1926

Mrs. Meredith Dies At Daughter's Home.

Death came to Mrs. Hannah Meredith, for eighty years a Morgan County resident, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. J. Rolston in Franklin, early Sunday morning. Funeral services will be held this afternoon at the Durbin M.E. Church, with Rev. T. S. Mitchell of Franklin in charge. Burial will follow at the Durbin cemetery. Mrs. Meredith was raised on the Jones farm northwest of Franklin, from the time of her fourth birthday. She was born May 16, 1842 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Jones. She was united in marriage to William Dunston. Two surviving children from this union are George Dunston, of Franklin, and Mrs. Louis Herring, of Alton. One child died in infancy. Following the death of Mr. Dunston, she was married to John Meredith. They had four children, Mrs. J. O. Rolston of Frnaklin, Lee Meredith, of Springfield, Fred Meredith of Springdale, Ark., and Lon Meredith, deceased. Her husband preceded her in death in 1913.

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