Telitha Summers Willard


Obit for Telitha Summers Willard

(w/o William Willard)

(30 Sep 1825 to 27 Nov 1898)

Fairfield Recorder newspaper - Dec 2, 1898 edition

Submitted by Rebecca Bryson, July 6, 2007

Death of Mrs. Willard

Mrs. Willard, widow of the late Mr. William Willard, died at her home at Ward Prairie
near Fairfield, Sunday, November 27th, 1898. The deceased came to this county with her
husband and family from Tennessee about 25 years ago. She was one of the oldest ladies
in the county, being about 75 years old. She leaves to mourn her loss, many children,
grandchildren and great grandchildren. After a long life the good old mother has fallen
asleep and on last Monday evening, the 28th inst. she was laid to rest by the side of her
husband in the Ward Prairie cemetery, Rev. E. J. Brown officiating.