From the Oberlin Herald
December 1918
FLORENCE BEATRICE ASKINS was born in Meigs County, Ohio, November 1, 1877 - died at Lincoln, Nebr., December 6, 1918 aged 41 years, one month and six days.
She was married to James Elbert Chilson of Oberlin, Kan., November 18, 1898. To this union were born eight children.
A number of years ago she was converted and united with the Prairie Temple Baptist Church under the ministry of Rev. D. O. Banta and has ever since been a faithful disciple and servant of Christ.
Three of her children and one brother having preceded her into the Great Beyond.  There remains to mourn her loss, her husband and five children, her father, mother, five sisters and one brother.
Submitted by Elsie Morton Rarey