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Surnames: Scott, Bobbitt, Hanigan
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Friday, April 14, 1905
Wheeler Ellsworth Scott, son of Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Scott of this city, died Wednesday
afternoon at 5:30 o’clock as the result of an attack of spinal meningitis. He was eight
years, six months and five days of age. The funeral took place Thursday afternoon at 3
o’clock from the Christian church, having been conducted by the pastor, Rev. W. E.
Bobbitt. The remains were tenderly laid to rest in Riverside cemetery. Beautiful floral
pieces were presented by the W. C. T. U. and others, and by his teacher in the public
schools, Miss Hanigan, and scholars, who attended the funeral of their deceased schoolmate
in a body. The bereaved parents have the sincere sympathy of the entire community in