Elliott, Lydia E. (Bemiss) 1864-1931 Morris Obituary
Life-Long Morris Resident
Mrs. Lydia E. Bemiss Elliott Dies Thursday
Funeral Services Sunday
Morris, Feb. 6---Mrs. Lydia E. (Bemiss) Elliott, daughter of Thompson and Mary Bemiss, died at her home on Grove street, this village, Thursday of this week after one week's illness. The funeral services will be held at her late home on Sunday, February 8, at 2:30 p. m.
Mrs. Elliott was born in this township March 7, 1864, and had always resided in this township. She is survived by two sons, George Elliott of Carbondale, Pa., and Dean Elliott of this place, also by one daughter, Mrs. Lee Colburn, and three grandchildren, and by a brother and sister, John Bemiss and Cynthia Angel, both of Morris. Many friends in village and vicinity will deeply deplore her death.
Funeral of Mrs. Elliott
Many friends and relatives gathered Sunday afternoon to pay their last respects to the late Lydia Elliott, whose funeral was held at her home on Grove street. The bearers were Fred Davis, Ara Sprague, Louis K. Myers, Bert Leska, Frank Coyle and David Hilsinger. Many beautiful flowers were sent showing the esteem in which Mrs. Elliott was held. Much sympathy is extended to the bereaved family. Those from out of town: George Elliott of Carbondale, Pa., John Elliott, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Melvin of Sidney, Orley Gregory and son Frank of New Berlin, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Fitch of West Oneonta, Lucy Tilley, Mr. and Mrs. Skellie of Mt. Vision.