The death of Mrs. Elizabeth Robinson Fanning occurred at 4:45 o'clock Saturday afternoon at the family home, 613 South Fayette street.

The funeral cortege will leave the Arthur G. Cody funeral home here at 1:30 o'clock Tuesday afternoon for Providence church, where services will be conducted at 2:30 in charge of Dr. M. L. Pontius. Interment will be in Providence cemetery.

Mrs. Fanning was born near Woodson August 31, 1855 and was united in marriage with Charles H. Fanning, March 1, 1876.

They were the parents of three children, two of whom died in infancy. Mrs. Fanning leaves her husband; one son, Leonard Fanning of 447 South Mauvaisterre street; one sister, Mrs. B. R. Morris of Beardstown, and one brother, Richard Robinson, residing east of Jacksonville.

After her marriage Mrs. Fanning resided in the Durbin neighborhood. She united with the Durbin M. E. church and remained a member until death. The family moved to Jacksonville in 1902.

(Jacksonville Journal, 1927)

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