The death occurred of an old
Townsend boy, in the person of James B. Clark, who for a number of
lived in Detroit, where he died very suddenly from
Mr. Clark married Jennie
Yeatman of this town 44
years ago the 10th of October, and died on his wedding anniversary.
A brother, Henry, lives in Simcoe, and another, Elias, in Woodstock.
Mr. Herschel Glover of Waterford is a cousin.
He was in his 71st year and
had been employed for many years with the Burroughs Adding Machine
Company of Detroit. Mr. and Mrs. Clark enjoyed this summer an
extended motor trip to St. Thomas, Simcoe, Waterford and other
points, and while in town were guests with
Mr. and Mrs. James Fleming.
The funeral was held on
Thursday afternoon, a short service being held in the chapel at
Greenwood Cemetery, conducted by Rev. H. E. Bridge, Mrs. James
Fleming singing as a solo, "No Night There."