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James Buist Link Obituary, 1941  

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Sumner County Cemetery Book, by Snider & Yorgason has: Link, James Buist - 18 Sep 1913 - 24 Jan 1941.

Rites Set Friday For Auto Victim

Portland, Tenn., Jan. 30-(Special)-Funeral services for James Buist Link, twenty-seven-year old son of Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Link of Portland, will be held at the home here Friday afternoon at 1 o'clock, conducted by t h e Rev. W. O. Largen, pastor of the Portland Methodist Church. Burial will be in Maple Hill Cemetery here. Young Link was fatally injured in an automobile accident when the machine in which he was riding collided with a truck near San Bernardino, Calif., January 18. He died six days later in a San Bernardino hospital. Link had been working in California for six years. Besides his parents, he is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Arthur B. Butt, Jr., of Portland and Mrs. J. T. Langford of Gallatin; and one brother, Noel Link of Portland.


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