Dr. A. C. Jones, of this city, received a dispatch from Carthage ____, announcing the death of our former town min. M.V.B. Shattuck. He died yesterday morning at w___ p___. No particulars given.

We learn that the body will be here tomorrow night, and that the service will take place on Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock at Calvary Episcopal Church. After we shall have obtained the particulars of his death we shall have more to say about him. Dr. Shattuck had many friends in this city who will be pained to hear of his sudden death. They all tender to the bereaved wife and child their sincere sympathy.

Source: Sedalia Daily Democrat, 21 Feb 1875, p. 4
Submitter: Cathy Warbritton