Lilly May Conn, 1871-1901

From the April 5, 1901 Skidmore Standard (Skidmore, Missouri), page 1:

Lilly M. Conn, Dead.

Lilly May Conn was born July 21, 1871 at Terre Haute, Indiana and died Sunday, March 31 at 2:35 p.m. at the residence of her sister, Mrs. W. A. Sewell, in Skidmore, with whom she had made her home for the past two years.  At the early age of 15 she united with the M. E. church at Burlington Junction.  She leaves a loving and devoted mother and sister and a number of friends to mourn her death.

The grief-stricken mother and sister have the sympathy of the entire town and community in this their great sorrow.

The funeral occurred at the residence, Tuesday morning at 10:30 and was conducted by Rev. W. A. Smith.  She was laid to rest in the Odd Fellows Prairie Home cemetery near Graham.