Mrs. Martha Cruse Obituary
Obituary: Stafford Courier, March 28, 1922
Death of Mrs. Martha Cruse
Mrs. Martha Cruse passed away Monday, March 20, 1922 at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Ed. Goin, near Arlington, Kansas, where she has made her home for a number of years, death being due to Bright's disease. Mr. and Mrs. Ed. Goin accompanied the remains to Stafford Tuesday night. Her age was 76 years, 5 months and 13 days.
Mrs. Cruse Formerly lived in Stafford County and has a large circle of friends who regret to learn of her departure.
She leaves three daughters - Mrs. Lou McMillan, of Alva, Oklahoma; Mrs. Lowell Beagley, of Alva, Oklahoma; and Mrs Ed Goin, of Arlington, Kansas, besides a number of other relatives, to mourn her loss.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, March 22nd at the Peacock & Soice undertaking parlors, in Stafford, at 3:00 o'clock, conducted by Rev. Tom Coats, of Neola, Kansas, pastor of the Church of Christ, of which Mrs. Cruse had been a member.
Burial was in the Stafford Cemetery, where her husband is buried.
Submitted by Ron Reid on April 25, 2007.