Source: Waveland Independent Aug 3, 1928
Mrs. Ben Sowers died at her home 3 miles north of Wallace on Sunday morning of cerebral hemorrhage. Funeral services at the Wallace Lutheran Church on Tuesday afternoon were conducted by Rev. John Servies of C'ville. Mrs. Sowers was the daughter of Francis and Matilda (Clark) McMullen and was born near New Market October 9, 1875. She was well known in this community and after her married to Mr. Sowers in 1904 she lived here a number of years on E. Howard St. She is survived by 6 children and the husband: Selma, Harold, Ralph and Parvin at home and Lawrence and Clarence of Decatur Il. She was a sister of Jesse McMullen and the late George McMullen. She was a member of the Christian Church and greatly respected by all who knew her.
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