Search billions of records on Ancestry.com

 

 

 

Miles Joy Patton 

1845 - 1920

 

 

  Miles Joy Patton
MANY AT FUNERAL

Largely attended and impressive services were held this afternoon for Miles Joy Patton, Civil War veteran, who died last week [30 Apr 1920]. The services were held at the family home, 646 Emerson Avenue, the Rev. Phil Bowen officiating.  The pallbearers were picked from Preston Carrel Post, American Legion.  There were a number of members of Sharon Post No. 254  G.A.R. of which Mr. Patton was a member and of the ladies of the G.A.R in attendance.  Many floral offerings were received, attesting the high esteem in which he was held.  The interment was made in Oakwood Cemetery.

from Sharon Herald, May 3, 1920, page 2

Submitted by Gayle Hyde

 

                                                     

                                                                

All photos, documents and graphics contained in the Mercer County Genealogy pages are copyrighted by the submitter and by this site.  You may not use them elsewhere, whether in print or electronically, without written permission.  

Space provided by RootsWeb.  

 

Copyright 2003 Teri A. Brown, Walter Brown and Assoc. All rights reserved.