GEORGE W. SIZEMORE                GRAVESTONE PHOTO                      

Star and Kansan, Friday, November 30, 1888, Pg. 3:


            Geo. W. Sizemore, a colored member of the G. A. R., died last Saturday and was buried on Monday in Mount Hope Cemetery.  While Mr. Sizemore had followed the remains of many a white brother out over that road; but few of them paid that respect to him.

Contributed by Mrs. Maryann Johnson a Civil war researcher and a volunteer in the Kansas Room of the Independence Public Library, Independence, Kansas.