Obituary from Milan Standard, 3/16/1922, pg. 8: Died, at his home southeast of Wintersville, Monday, March 13, Uncle Joe Courtnet [sic]. He was 72 years, 1 month and 1 day old. He was one of the oldest citizens in that part of the county. He leaves six sons and several grandchildren to mourn his loss. Funeral was held at Wintersville church at 3 o'clock Tuesday. Interment in the Wintersville cemetery. Funeral service was conducted by Rev. W.W. Clay.