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Daily Illinois Courier, Tuesday, December 14, 1897 (Morgan County)

Mrs. Corriden Cox died at the home of her son, Jerry Cox, on South Hardin avenue Monday evening (Dec. 13, 1897) at 7 o'clock. Mrs. Cox was stricken with paralysis some weeks ago, and her death was expected by her many friends and relatives. She was a lady past 80 years old, the most of her life was lived in this community where she has always held a high place in the esteem of all who knew her.

The funeral will be held from the home of her son Wednesday morning at 9 o'clock, and will be conducted by Dr. W. F. Short. the remains will be interred in the Scott cemetery, 5 miles east of the city.

Submitted by: Jerry McClure

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