Date of Death: 2 Aug 1918
Subject: Ida Hazel (Proffit) George 
Source: Holt County Sentinel, 9 Aug 1918, p. 3

Mrs. Hazel Proffit George was born in Holt county, February 14, 1901, and died in the Sisters' Hospital in St. Joseph, Aug. 2, 1918, at the age of 17 years, 5 months and 19 days.  She was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Proffit, Sr., and June 8, 1918, was united in marriage to Ellsworth George, and to them one son was born.  Besides leaving husband and son, she leaves father, mother and four sisters, ten brothers, and a host of friends to mourn her loss. Funeral services were held in the Christian church in Fillmore, conducted by Rev. Ruth Smith, from Maitland, and the body was laid to rest in the Fillmore cemetery to await the call on Resurrection morning.

Yet a little while, and the world seeth me no more, but ye see me; because I live, ye shall live also.  John 14:14.