May 7, 1949 Susanville Lassen County California, USA
Susanville, May 9 - Mrs. Georgia Allen Merton, resident here for 28 years, died at the family residence Saturday morning, May 7. A native of Joplin, MO., she was 64 at the time of her death.
The Rev. H.C. Long of the Baptist church was to officiate at the services this afternoon in the White Memorial chapel, with burial in the family plot of the Lassen cemetery.
She is survived by five sons, Hubert of Sacramento; Floyd of Chico; Clyde of Susanville; Delmar of Oakland, and Ralph of Medford, Oregon; four daughters, Mrs. Cora McFadden of Live Oak; Mrs. Mary Bell of Westwood; Mrs. Edith White and Mrs. Ruth West of Susanville; sister, Mrs. Minnie Horner, Marathon, New York. Thirteen grandchildren and one great-grandchild also survive her. (bio by: Carol Graves)