On Sunday evening the funeral of Miss Sallie Barrett was preached to a large congregation by the Rev. J.E. Wheeler, at the Presbyterian church, with the funeral cortege followed the hearse, bearing the remains of the deceased to the city cemetery, and witnessed the last sad rites to one beloved by all who knew her.

Source: Sedalia Democrat, 6 Jan 1875, p. 3
Submitter: Cathy Warbritton