...of consumption on the 11th inst, Mrs. C. Cress, wife of W. L. Cress, formerly of Cincinnati, Ohio, and citizen of Pettis County. The farmers and citizens of Dresden attended the funeral in a large body. Funeral services on the first Sunday in June, at the Baptist church in Dresden. Friends are invited.

Source: Sedalia Daily Democrat, 19 May 1875
Submitter: Cathy Warbritton