James Carter of Dayton Passes Away
James I. Carter, long time resident of the town of Dayton, died at the West Court Nursing Home on August 18th. He was 80 years of age, born at West Lima, March 5, 1877. His parents were Mr. and Mrs. John Carter.
The Rev. Howard Cowan, pastor of the local Christian church, officiated at the services which were held this Wednesday afternoon, with burial being made in the Dayton Corners cemetery. Services were held at the Pratt Chapel.
His wife, Annie, died in September, 1956. Surviving are a son, James, member of the city police force; a son Herbert, of Dayton, and another son, Donald of Oklahoma City, Okla; five daughters, Mrs. Edward Turkleson, Blue River; Mrs. Howard Drake, Monroe; Mrs. Charles Derkring, Minnesota Lake, Minn.; Mrs. Charles Ewers, route 1, and Helen Carter, Richland Center; 22 grandchildren, and a host of frineds.
Republican Observer, August 22, 1957, Richland Center, Wisconsin