Obit: Tunison, Sylvanus Sweet (1912 - 1948)

Contact: Carol (Purkis) Mitte
Email: mcmitte@tds.net

----Source: Scrap book of Phoebe Jane (Evenson) Purkis The newspaper is unknown to me. The year of death is taken from the head stone.

TUNISON BURIAL IS CONDUCTED TODAY

Man Killed Saturday interred at Jump River

Medford......Funeral services for Sylvanus Sweet Tunison,35 who was killed in a traffic accident near Hannibal Saturday night ,were held this afternoon in the Presbyterian Church at Jump River. The Rev. Mr. Fisher officiated at the services and burial was made in Mt. Nebo Cemetery, Jump River.

The deceased was born in Clark County Nov. 5,1912, and at the time of his death was employed by William Butterfield, Hannibal.

Surviving him are his wife and three daughters, Charlotte 11, Betty 9, and Beulah, 8. His father, William Tunison who made his home with his son also survives.

 

 


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