Jonathan M. Gilbert, 84 years old, a well known retired tobacco dealer, and a Confederate veteran, died at his home, 1036 Broadway, at 3 o'clock Sunday afternoon of general debility.
He was born December 29, 1833, at McKenzie, Tenn. He was a member of the Cumberland Presbyterian church and the Masonic lodge. He is survived by his second wife, Mrs. Mary P. Gilbert; one daughter, Mrs. W. E. Carnahan of Marion, Ky., and four sons; Messrs. M. Gardner Gilbert, of Paducah; Jack Gilbert of Jackson, Tenn.; Marshall Gilbert of Louisville, and Dr. Ben Gilbert of Nashville, Tenn. The funeral service was conducted at the residence at 11:30 this morning by Rev. A. D. Rudolph, and the body was placed in the receiving vault at Oak Grove cemetery.
Crittenden Record-Press. (Marion, Ky.) 1909-1919, December 20, 1917, Edition 1, Image 5 - Chronicling America - The Library of Congress.