JOHN R. TOLOR            GRAVESTONE PHOTO                      

The Severyite, Feb. 7, 1907

Died:  Feb. 6, 1907





  TOLOR—Wednesday Feb. 6, 1907, at 4 a. m. in his home in this city, Mr. John R. Tolor.

  Mr. Tolor was born at Madison, Ind., July 17, 1832; was married to Miss Susan Hodgson July 22, 1867; moved to Severy August 1883, where with his wife they have since made their home.  He was an old soldier, having enlisted in Co. H, 8th Ind. Cavalry, Sept. 20, 1861; and was honorably discharged at Memphis, Tenn., Sept. 20, 1864.

  The deceased leaves and invalid wife, who for a number of years has been taken care of by her husband and the loss will be great to her, who has the sympathy of all in her sad bereavement.

  Mr. Tolor has not been in good health for a long time and Saturday while up town was taken with a stroke of apoplexy which was the cause of death.

  Services were held at the home yesterday at 3 p. m. by the G. A. R. and Ladies Circle of the G. A. R., after which the remains were taken to the M. E. church where Rev. Rhoadea preached a short funeral sermon and the remains were taken to Twin Groves cemetery for interment.