(submitted by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)
Judge Humphrey died Thursday the 11th inst. of cancer of the face. Mr. Humphrey was 61 years old, a good man and a good citizen; a man that was liked by all.
He leaves a wife and five children and a host of friends to mourn his departure.
The funeral services were conducted by Hon. E.S. Candler, Jr. of Corinth. Mr. Humphrey moved to this place about three years ago, during which time he has made a host of warm friends.
He was the father of our townsman, Mr. Frank Humphrey, and a most estimable gentleman, well known throughout the country.
The Corinth Herald
October 18, 1900