I'm thinking about the next couple of weeks' newspapers after that
incomplete-arrangement obit was printed...
As soon as there was reliable railroad service, remains began to be transported elsewhere
Date: Sun, 25 Sep 2011 09:17:16 -0400
Subject: [Lee Co IL] funeral homes 1912
Can somebody tell me what funeral homes were in business in 1912 in
the Dixon, Illinois area? If any are still in existence I could
check with them about the funeral and burial place of my g
grandfather George Jones McCorkle, died Dec 20, 1912 in Dixon home
of his sister Maria McCorkle Reid.
I have the obit, but arrangement were incomplete and no funeral home
or burial place listed. Also, no record of death is at the Lee