Hancock County Journal
May 14, 1964
Mrs. Earl Mosley
Funeral services for Mrs. Dorcas Mosley, 76, of Adrian will be held this afternoon at 2:30 in the Banks and Beals Funeral Home in LaHarpe with the Rev. H. P. French officiating. Burial will be in Webster.
Mrs. Mosley died Tuesday, May 12, in Mary Davier hospital in LaHarpe where she had been a patient one day.
She was born Nov. 23, 1887 near Webster, the daughter of John William and Lucena Beckwith Long. She married Earl Mosley at Carthage Feb. 9, 1912. In 1914 they moved to Fort Madison, Iowa, where they resided until 1934 when they moved back to Adrian. She was a member of the Adrian Community Club.
Surviving are her husband, a son, Marion of Fort Madison; two sisters, Dr. Lutie Mosley of Dallas City and Mrs. Norma Shriber of LaHarpe; three grandchildren; two great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Two sisters and two brothers are deceased.
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