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THE TILLER AND TOILER, 10 January 1929
Obituary – Mrs. J. B. Myers

Mary Belle Tolley was born in Milburn, Ballard county, Kentucky on March 26, 1852, and died at Burdett, Kansas, January 2, 1929, aged 76 yrs. 9 months and seven days.

During her childhood she moved to Wisconsin, where she grew to womanhood. At the age of 17 she was converted and united with the Methodist church.
On May 28, 1871, she was united in marriage with J. B. Myers at Bascobel, Wisconsin. To this union six children were born, two Amy Velma and James R. died in infancy.

The surviving children are, Mrs. J. B. Towner, Pittsburg, Kansas, Mrs. P. M. McKechnie, Chicago Ill., W. C. Myers and R. C. Myers, of Burdett and seven grandchildren.

The funeral services were conducted from the M. E. church at Burdett, Thursday, January 3rd by Rev. W. B. Summers, former pastor and Rev. V. M. Hayes, pastor and the interment was in Browns Grove cemetery.

Transcribed and Contributed by Richard Schwartzkopf

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