Date of Death: 18 Jan
Subject: Mary A. (Williams) Minter
Source: Holt County Sentinel, 24 Jan 1902, p. 5
Departed this life January 18, 1902, Mary A. Minter. Mrs. Minter was born in Buchanan county, Missouri, May 3, 1859, being 42 years, 8 months and 15 days old at the time of her death. She was married to James Minter, January 11, 1874, near Fillmore, Andrew county. She was the mother of three children, two have gone before, and one, her daughter, Lizzie Wigham, is left to mourn the loss of a loving mother. She united with the Missionary Baptist church in DeKalb county, Mo., 16 years ago, and has since lived an exemplary Christian life, always so kind and ready to help and encourage others. She also leaves a husband to mourn the loss of a loving wife.
The funeral was conducted by Rev. Hite, of Nodaway, and the remains were laid to rest in the Baptist cemetery, of Andrew county, January 19, 1902, to await the resurrection morn.