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Joseph Lee Guthrie obituary - Alcorn County, Mississippi

05 Jan 1848 - 26 Feb 1899

(submitted by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)

Elder Joseph L. Guthrie died on Sunday, 26th ault., at his home in north Corinth from an attack of apoplexy. His health had been rather precarious for some weeks, but he was at his place of business Saturday prior to his death.

He was about 65 years of age, a member of the Primitive Baptist church and had resided with his family several years in Corinth. The numerous friends throughout the country are grieved to learn of his death.

The remains were laid to rest at Antioch church, seven miles south of town.

The Weekly Corinthian

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