Newspaper Thursday, March 23, 1939 page 3
CARD OF THANKS
We desire to thank our friends for their comforting words
and deeds during the illness and death of our dear mother,
Mrs. Melissa Shults.
May God bless you all.
Mrs. Maggie McNeely
(SAME NEWSPAPER page 8)
From Monday's Daily
SHULTS RITES WILL BE HELD AT FARMINGTON
Funeral services will be held this afternoon at 4 o'clock at
the Farmington Church for Mrs. Malissie Shults,
87, who died this morning at 3:15 at the home of her son,
J.W. Shults near Farmington following a
prolonged illness. Last rites will be conducted by Rev. J.O.
Guntharp of Corinth. Burial will be in the
Farmington Cemetery with McPeters Funeral
Home in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Shults had been in declining health
for some time and her death was a shock to her host of
friends. She had resided in Alcorn County practically all
of her life and was highly respected by those who knew her.
She was preceded in death a number of years by her husband.
Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Jim Neely;
3 sons J.N. Shults with whom she made her
home, T.P. Shults of Jackson, Tennessee,
and J.W. Shults of this county.
(This should be Mrs. Jim McNeely. She was
born Aug. 15, 1871 (Maggie) and died Oct. 24, 1948 and is
buried in Farmington Cem. Her husband was John James
McNeely born Dec. 20, 1870 and died Aug.
14, 1931 also buried in Farmington Cem.)