Rites of Alphonso Anderson Sunday
Alphonso Anderson, 55, colored, died at 7:30 a. m. today at the
home of his sister, Mrs. Estella Stokes, 1501 S. Ninth street.
Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2:00 p. m. at the Shiloh
Baptist church in Mt. Vernon. The Rev. L. A. Robinson will officiate
and burial will be in Bethel Memorial Hospital. (sic) The body will
remain at the Campbell-Parker Funeral Home, where friends may call
after 5:00 p. m. Saturday.
Mr. Anderson was born October 29, 1889 in Jefferson county, Miss., the
son of Henry and Aranna Anderson. He is survived by two sisters,
Zella Ora Baltimore of Omaha, Nebraska and Mrs. Estella Stokes of Mt, Vernon.
Source: Mt. Vernon Register-News
Date: Friday, April 22, 1949
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman