Mrs. J. W. Barr
Mrs. J. W. Barr died at her home in Kingston on Friday and a number of friends of the family from Greenville attended the funeral on Saturday which was conducted the Rev. Jenkins and the Rev. McDaniel.
Mrs. Barr lived in Greenville the last year and was loved by those who lived neighbors to her here as well as at Kingston. Deceased was a devout member of the Baptist Church and was fifty years of age.
Her husband was one of the trustees of Burleson College at the time of his death, which occurred some two years ago.
The bereaved children have the sympathy of a host of friends in the sorrow which has come to them.
(October 16, 1906, The Greenville Messenger)
Submitted by Sarah Swindell