JOHN ROBERT HANCOCK
Alcorn County Farmer Dies After
Corinth, Miss., March 23-John
Robert Hancock, Alcorn County farmer and landowner, died
at 5 p.m. Wednesday after a heart attack at his home in the Shiloh
who was 52, was born in Alcorn County and was a member of the Shiloh
Community Presbyterian Church. In 1923 he married Miss Addie Lee
Besides his wife, he leaves
three sons, W.H. Hancock of Booneville, B.J.
Hancock of McKenzie, Tenn., and J.W. Hancock of
Corinth; daughters, Miss Mary Hancock, of Corinth; Mrs.
Marion Kelly, Mrs. Ross Smith and Mrs.
Otto Sinn of Memphis; two sisters, Mrs. M.E.
Coleman and Mrs. J.A. Maddox of Corinth.
Services will be
held at Shiloh Community Presbyterian Church. Burial will be in Shiloh
Community Cemetery with Perkins Funeral Home in charge.
Other arrangements are incomplete.