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From: "Vera Reeves" <>
Subject: [ARIZARD] Wiles Ancestry
Date: Fri, 19 Nov 2010 16:40:10 -0600
Calico Rock Progress
Dec 23, 1938 - Hit by Falling Tree Dies of Injuries
George Washington Wiles, 68, of Stuart, Sharp County, died at a Hardy
hospital Monday night from shock and internal injuries suffered when a tree
fell on him Monday morning while he was in the woods felling timber. He is
survived by his wife, six sons and two daughters.
Aug 15, 1947 - Accident Fatal For Sharp County Girl
Miss Emma Wiles, aged 23, of Sidney, Sharp County, a student pilot, was
killed when she, fell from the wing of a plane into a whirling propeller at
an air field in Springfield, Mo., Saturday afternoon.
Miss Wiles and a twin sister served in the Waves during the war. They went
to Springfield about a year ago and after completing courses at a business
college secured positions as secretaries. Deceased was a daughter of Mr and
Mrs Kenneth Wilkes of Sidney.
Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon at Sidney.