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The Eastern Gazette 10-17-1929, p.8
Josiah Richards Josiah Richards passed away very suddenly at his home on Maple street Friday forenoon. He ate his breakfast as usual, but soon after com- plained of feeling queerly and passed away in his chair about 9 a. m. He was 79 years of age and has lived in this town about eight years, coming here from Parkman, his native place where he had lived as a farmer. He is survived by his wife, a daughter, Mrs. Horace Flanders, who lived with her parents, and by a son, Delmont Richards, of this town. Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at the First Baptist church Rev. W. H. Johnson officiating.