Elizabeth Howell Green
Elizabeth HOWELL was born in Jefferson County, IL, July 11, 1857, died 
July 11, 1921, at the age of 64.  She was married to James Clinton GREEN, 
October 21, 1874.  To this union ten children were born, two of whom died 
in early life.  Those who survive are W. L. GREEN of Salem, IL, Mort, 
Roy, Shelly and Mrs. Rosa DAVIS of Bluford, IL, Mrs. Willie BROWDER of 
Dahlgren, Earn of Green Valley, IL, Bird of Belle Rive.

She made a profession of faith in Christ more than 30 years ago at the 
old Weatherspoon school house under the preaching of Elder Dick ESMON, 
but had on account of a large family of small children to care for she 
never could attend church like she desired.  She was untiring in her 
labors of love for the children and no sacrifice was too great for her to 
undergo for any of them.  Funeral at Bluford Baptist Church conducted by 
Elder Dick ESMON and J. V. LOWERY, burial in the Black Oak Ridge 

Source: Mt. Vernon, IL Register News
Date: 1921
Submitted by: Mary Zinzilieta 

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