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Henry County Local

February 25 1938

Charles Meriwether, 56 years old, died quite suddenly at his home near
Orville at 9 O'clock Thursday morning, January 27. Death was attributed to a
heart attack. He had been in bad health for over a year. He had not been
confined permanently to his room but his condition was serious.

He was a member of the Baptist Church at Orville. His funeral was conducted
at the Methodist Church at Gest by his pastor, Rev. Bruce Stivers. Burial
was in the cemetery near Gest.

He is survived by his wife and many near relatives and friends.

[Note: Charles Edmond Meriwether married Lilly "Mae" Ferguson.]