16 August 2010

Amanuensis Monday: The Obituary for Lucy (Surpluss) Turner, 1874-1933

The El Dorado Times, Saturday, April 15, 1933 --


Word has been received here of the death recently in Inglewood, Calif., of Mrs.
Lucy Surpluss Turner, formerly a resident of the Rosalia community. Mrs. Turner
was 58 years old and was well known throughout Butler County, her father,
Nelson Surpluss, having been one of the first settlers in Rosalia Township.

Surviving are a brother, J. A. Surpluss, of Topeka, and two sisters, Mrs. J. A.
Armor, and Mrs. Mary Hembree, both of Wichita. Mrs. Surpluss was buried at
Whittier, Calif.

Copyright © 2010 by Kevin W. Walker

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