|Birth: ||Sep. 23, 1873|
|Death: ||Jan. 1, 1942|
Earl Conn Masdon, part owner of the Home Oil and Gas Company, died of pneumonia after being bedfast for four weeks at his home, 710 Beckwith avenue, at 7:55 o'clock yesterday (Thursday) morning. He was 59 years old.
Funeral service will be conducted by Rev. Father P.J. Doyle at 9 o'clock Saturday morning at the Sacred Heart Church and burial will be in Little Prairie cemetery. He had been in ill health for the past year.
Mr. Masdon was born in 1873 in Malinta, Ohio and was married to Miss Myrtle Duncan in a southern town in Illinois in 1900.
He and his family moved to Caruthersville in 1910, where he lived until his death. He first established himself in the restaurant business before he entered the gas, oil and tire business.
Besides his wife, Mr. Masdon is survived by his four children; Cluster D. and Paul T. Masdon of Huntsville, Texas; Earl C. Masdon Jr., Fort Leonard Wood; Mrs. T.W. Sneed, Tulsa, Okla. Two sisters: Mrs. Audrey Deitrich and Mrs. Olla Dietrich of Malinta, O., also survives.
The pallbearers at the funeral will all be employees of the Home Oil and Gas Company. Six of the following eight will serve; James Watson, Gene Brown, Joe Wagner, Howard Shade, Ralph Goodin, Edward Reichert and A.B. Franklin.
Democrat Argus - Caruthersville, Missouri - Friday, January 2, 1942
PARENTS: John Wilson and Ellia Conn Masdon
WIFE: Myrtle Masdon
Myrtle Masdon (____ - 1947)*
Little Prairie Cemetery
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