Clark County Clipper, August 2, 1928
(Lillie Belle Reynolds-Maedgen)
Mrs. Lillie Belle Maedgen was born October 22, 1892, in Metcalf county, Kentucky
and departed this life on July 29, 1928, in the home of her parents, Mr. and
Mrs. Joshua Reynolds in the Lexington neighborhood near Ashland, Kansas, at the
age of 35 years, 9 months and 8 days. Death being caused by blood poison.
She gave her heart to Christ and united with the Baptist church in Tulsa,
Oklahoma, at fifteen years of age. In 1918 she transferred her church
membership to the Methodist church, where she has remained a faithful member
since that time.
She was united in the holy bonds of matrimony to Adolphus Maedgen at Porter,
Oklahoma, October 30, 1910. There were nine children given unto this present
time: Clyde, Howard, Pauline, Gladys, Opal, Marjorie, Leneal, Aubrey and Obera.
She leaves to mourn her loss, her husband, father and mother, three sisters, six
brothers and a host of relatives and friends.
The funeral services were conducted in the home of her parents, by the pastor of
the Methodist church of Ashland, Rev. Robert L. Foster and interment was made in
the Highland cemetery, Ashland, on August 1 at 2:30 o'clock.
Contributed by ~Shirley Brier~ November 1, 2005.
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