Maud G. Mays, daughter of Jno. W. and Lizzie Mayes, was born Nov. 12, 1888 and died at her home six miles east of Waverly Tuesday, Nov. 10 at 3:30 a.m., at the age of 14 years, 11 months and 28 days. She had been ill for several months with that dreaded disease, consumption, which finally caused her death.
The funeral was held at the home, Wednesday, Nov. 11, at 10 a.m. and was conducted by the Rev. Agnew. Interment was in the Turner Cemetery, southwest of town.
A precious one from us has gone
A voice we loved is stilled
A place is vacant in our home
Which never can be filled.