J. D. Alsbury
                                                          Services Held At Durant For Light, Water Works Head
 
     DURANT, Miss. Feb. 15. - Funeral services for J. D. Alsbury. twice superintendent of the Durant Light & Power Works, were held at 4 o'clock Monday afternoon at the Presbyterian Church with the Dr. G. T. Gillespie, president of Belhaven College and the Rev. Henry S. Roberton officiating.
     Mr. Alsbury, who was 57, died in a New Orleans hospital early Sunday after a short illness. He was a native of Parsons, Kansas and had lived in Durant 25 years.
     Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Norma Angle Alsbury: a daughter Mrs. L. L. Ferguson, Vicksburg, Miss,: a son, Alva Dayle Alsbury, New Orleans: four brothers, Harry, Joe, Ed and Charles Alsbury, all of Durant.
 

(This article dated Tuesday, February 16, 1943,  printed in the Commercial Appeal, Memphis was found in the bible of Ina Pearl Moore Angle, the bible is now in the care of Linda Angle Harris)