Martin L. Anderson
Martin L*(eslie) ANDERSON, formerly of Decatur, died Wednesday 
*(17 Dec 1924) at the home of hes son in Mt. Vernon, ILL. He 
was seventy years old last September.

Mr. ANDERSON was born in Portsmouth, OH. *(Scioto Co., OH.) on 
08 Sep 1854. He and Lucinda *(ROGERS) were married on 08 Oct. 1881. 
Her death occured 11 Dec 1923 *(note from 1923 calendar ( 
that Sunday was the 9th. and obit was noted in paper on 10th.) He was a member 
of the Church of Brethren were he was well known in Decatur and Cerro Gordo 
*(Macon Co., IL.). He is survived by the following children; Albert and 
Leslie ANDERSON of Illiopolis *(Sangamon Co., IL), Earl *(Walter Earl) ANDERSON 
of Mt. Vernon *(Jefferson CO., IL) and Mrs. Nellie m1 EMERT, *(m2 SNOKE) of 
Decatur *(Macon Co. IL.).

The body was brought to Decatur Friday *(19th by noon 
and funeral services were conducted at the Dawson and Wikoff Chapel at 2 o'clock 
by Rev W. T. HOCKMAN of Cerro Gordo. The burial was in Graceland Cemetery 
*(Decatur Macon Co., IL).

Source: Decatur Review *(Macon Co. IL.)
Date: Friday 19, Dec, 1924, pg. 17
Submitted by: Marcie Davis

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