Jacksonville Daily Journal, tuesday, July 24, 1917
William S. Fozzard died at a local hospital Sunday night at 11:50 o'clock, after a long illness. Mr. Fozzard was born March 5, 1849, two miles east of Arenzville, the son of Thomas and Mary Fozzard. He was married to Miss Anna Charlesworth in 1879 and to this union one son was born, Howard Fozzard, at home. Mr. Fozzard leaves two brothers, Thomas B. Fozzard of this city and J. L. Fozzard of Lincoln, Neb. A sister, Mrs. Mary Carpenter, resides in Butler county, Neb. A half brother, Edward Fozzard, died a number of years ago. The body was taken to the parlors of Williamson & Cody and prepared for burial. Funeral services will be held Wednesday afternoon at 3'oclock and the burial will be made in the family lot in Union cemetery.