Source: Crawfordsville Journal-Review Jan 25, 1939
Veedersburg, Jan 25 -- James Albert Sowers, 74 years old, a resident of Veedersburg the past 3 years, died today at the Lakeview Hospital in Danville, Ill where he had been a patient for 10 days. Heart disease and stomach disorders were given as the cause of death. Mr. Sowers was a native of Parke County and was born August 1, 1864 the son of Levi & Lucinda Brooks Sowers. He was twice married, the 1st marriage being with Lulu Randolph. Following her death, he was wed to Ella Russell, who survives, together with 3 brothersr, Alvis of Winamac, Lurton of Rockville and Edgar of Earl Park and a sister, Mrs. Rose Wan of Washington, DC. Mr. Sowers came to Veedersburg from Pence, Ind where he resided for a number of years. The body was taken to the Parham funeral home and arrangements for the services will be announced later.
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