L. C. Shipp Obituary
Thursday, Oct 5, 1911
L. C. SHIPP, of Austin, died at the home of his sister, Mrs. M.
E. SMITH, in this city last Sunday night. He had Been suffering
from a complication of troubles for several months and had come
here in hopes that the change would restore his health. The funeral
was conducted by Rev. R. S. ADAIR Monday afternoon, and
interment occurred at the Ozona Cemetery.
Deceased was born in Marion county, Tennessee,
in 1851 and moved
to Texas with his parents and settled in Llano county in 1853, where
he resided for many years. He is survived by his aged mother, one
sister, Mrs. M. E. SMITH, of Ozona, and one brother CAL SHIPP,
who resides in New Mexico.
The Optimist extends sympathy to the bereaved relatives.
Betty Varner on October 9, 2003