Obituary Emery Milton Brower,
Wellsville, Missouri, 15 Feb 1942
OBITUARY OF EMERY MILTON BROWER, E.M. BROWER Funeral services for E.M. Brower, a former Wellsville resident, were held at the Wells Funeral Home here Wednesday afternoon, conducted by the Rev. Melvin Kirks, assisted by Mrs. Linley Thomas. Burial was in the Wellsville City Cemetery. Emery Milton Brower, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lyon Olonzo Brower, was born in the state of Michigan on June 17, 1866, and died February 15, 1942, at Buffalo, Mo. He was 75 years of age. He came to Missouri with his parents at the age of three years and grew to manhood near Wellsville, where he resided until about 22 years ago. He married to Miss Permelia Jane Clement of Shamrock, sistr of C.E. Clement of Wellsville, on January 8, 1890, and they became the parents of seven children, all of whom survive. He is also survived by his widow, 32 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. His children, all present at the funeral are: Mrs. Flossie Cope and Granville Milton, St. Louis; Mrs. Mary Ellen Pines, Bellflower: Lyon Olonzo, Laddonia; Mrs. Bessie Lillit Fry, New Florence; Harry William, north of Wellsville, and Charles Henry of Kansas City. - Optic -News.