"Uncle" Frank Williams obit

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"Uncle" Frank Williams obit - wasnmg-ton, Villa-nova ac-l en- ANOTHER FORMER...
wasnmg-ton, Villa-nova ac-l en- ANOTHER FORMER ! SLAVE IS DEAD "Uncle" .Prank-.. Williams, 85 yvfm 014 wktefy-knowri and beloved Negro of the old South, died at 4 p. m. Wednesday at his home in District 1. lo!- lowing,, a - two-years' illness.. Funeral services for "Uncle" Frank will be conducted Friday and burial will , be f ; in the Negro, cemetery at Guthrie, . Ky. ' ' ' - - . "Uncle" Frank had been a resident of this, county for the last-U .yearsVt- Civil war was forced into the service of the Fedepalj amy as a teamster; . . Since, the "war "Uncle" Frank tud made his home in this county and wa-3 , . beloved by both races. He was a c".-vout Christian, being a member of ', the GUfulld Baptist church at Gut:i- . rie and was also a member of thg M.. E.; NetJerland lodge . at Pert . Royal. i( . rSi ; "Uncle"-Prank never forgot his days of slavery ajid his loyalty to - ne - white race characterized his life. He was always exceedingly . polite - and 'courteous and never hesitated to tnio lster to the sick of both fiis own race and those of the white race, r ' WFt DO JOB PRINTING V' Phone 4? or S3

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  1. The Leaf-Chronicle,
  2. 14 Nov 1929, Thu,
  3. Page 5

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