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From: "Vera Reeves" <>
Subject: [ARIZARD] Meeker
Date: Sun, 1 Jul 2007 17:46:16 -0500
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> 16 Feb 1940 is Friday, so it is your guess whether he died on 9 or 16
> Feb., probably 9th?
> Don

I would say the Friday before the newspaper date.

EHC cemetery book has his dates as:
20 Mar 1860 - 10 Feb 1940

>>Calico Rock Progress - Feb 16, 1940 - Death
>> J. E. Meeker, 79, died at his home two miles south of Melbourne
>>Friday. He is survived by his wife; four daughters, Mrs Maude Marchant,
>>Steve Bone, Mrs Vernie Johnson and Mrs Roxie Turnbull of Melbourne; a son,
>>E. A. Meeker of Melbourne; two sisters, Mrs Mary Kirwin of Iowa City,
>>and Mrs John D. Davidson, of Muskogee, Okla., and a half-sister Mrs John
>>Wren of Cushman.

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