JEFFERSON COUNTY ILLINOIS
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Arthur B. Cockrum
Arthur Cockrum, Former Resident Of Ina, Is Dead

Arthur B. Cockrum, 77, died Sunday at his home, 822 Zeiss avenue in 
St. Louis. He is a former resident of the Ina community. Funeral 
services will be held at 1 p. m. tomorrow at the Gethsemane Lutheran 
church in St. Louis and burial will be in that city. The body will 
lie in state at the Hoffmelster Funeral Home, 7914 south Broadway in 
St. Louis, where friends may call at any time. 

Mr. Cockrum was born in Jefferson county on Sept. 5, 1881, the son 
of Stephen P. and Sarah (Lance) Cockrum. He was married to Louisa Kohr 
who survives. Other survivors include two sisters, Mrs. Esther Lucas 
of Kirkwood, Mo., and Mrs. W. F. Son of Danville, Ill.; and a niece 
Mrs. Elva Casey of 711 Pavey, Mt. Vernon.

*NOTE*
Arthur is a twin to Esther E. Cockrum

Arthur is buried at St. Trinity Cemetery, 
Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri.

Source: Mt. Vernon Register-News
Date: Tuesday, December 2, 1958
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman



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