Taken from the Basin,Wyoming Reporter:
Death of Mrs. M.D.Arnott
Mrs. J.P. Arnott was called to Sheridan on Tuesday by the news that the wife of her son, M.D.Arnott, was not expected to live, and she arrived to find that death had resulted that afternoon, following illness from influenza. We get the following obituary notice from the Sheridan Post of Wednesday:
"Minnie Hays Arnott, wife of M.D.Arnott, died at the family home on North Gould street yesterday afternoon at five o'clock from pneumonia. Besides her husband, she leaves four childred: Lucille,aged 8,Margaret 5, Trula Mae 3, and Zola, 2 months old. Her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hays reside on a ranch near Monarch. She is also survived by three sisters, Mre. Fred McPhillamay of Little Goose, Mrs C.b.Natelman of Santa Barbara,Calif., and Mrs. George Graham of Monarch, and two brothers, Charles Hays of Casper and John Hays of Castle Rock,Mont. She was married June 15,1910."