Sept. 19, 1945 Hillsboro Mirror
Mrs. Josie Box
Funeral services were held Monday Sept. 10 at the First Methodist Church in Itasca for Mrs. Josie Box, 85, of Austin, former Hill countian, who died in Austin where she had resided several years. Interment was in the Covington Cemetery.
Mrs. Box was a native of Mississippi. she came to Texas with her husband, the late W F Box, about 1890. They settled at Arnotville, later returning to Mississippi. They came back to Hill County in 1912, locating at Osceola and moved to Covington where Mr. Box died in 1915. Mrs. Box moved to Itasca the same year.
She is survived by one son, E. Q. Box of Itasca and two grandchildren.