December 22, 1947
Roswell Daily Record
JAMES B. MCKAIN DIES
James B. McKain, 60, a resident of Roswell since 1923, died at 3:30 a.m. today, following an illness of three years duration.
Mr. McKain was born in Fairview, West Virgina, August 2, 1978. In 1923 he and Mrs,. McKain moved to Roswell and had lived here ever since.
Mr. McKain has been engaged in the oil business for many years and, after moving to Roswell, opened an oil drilling tool shop, specializing in oil drilling equipment.
He is survived by his wife and one sister, Mrs. Louise Greed of Fairview, West Virginia.
Funeral services will be tomorrow morning at 10 from the Ballard Chapel with the Rev. Joseph Harvey, pastor of the Episcopal church conducting the service. Interment will be made in South Park Cemetery.