Joseph Otis Prowell
Joseph Otis PROWELL, 73, of Ewing, a retired farmer and a lifetime
resident of Franklin County, died at 5:30 p..m. Friday at Doctor's
Hospital in Carbondale.
Surviving are his wife, the former Minnie TYLER, and three sons by
a previous marriage, Percy of St. Joseph, IL; Shelly of Tuscola; and
Trellie of Ewing; 13 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren, and one
brother, Robert A. PROWELL of Benton.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Williams Chapel Church
where he was a member. Rev. Sam McCOY officiated. Burial was at the Ridge Cemetery
under the direction of the Ina Funeral Home.
Source: The Ina Observer
Date: Thursday, February 7, 1957
Submitted by: Mary Zinzilieta