Suffers Four Deaths In One Week Pascagoula Democrat Star, March 2, 1923 Pneumonia Takes Three Roberts Children And Mother-In-Law of T.G. Roberts ...Mrs. Ellen Carter, 75 years old, mother-in-law of Mr. Roberts, died within a few hours apart a day later... ** Daily Herald - Biloxi Miss. Monday March 12, 1923
FOUR DIE IN WEEK Pascagoula, March 12-
Illness in the home of THOMAS G. ROBERTS, a farmer and timber worker residing a few miles east of Vancleave in this county, has cost the lives of four members of his family in a week, and he has been in a critical condition, according to telephone messages received here Saturday.
His son, D(B)EMIS, 17 years old was stricken by pneumonia last week and died Monday. Other members of the family became ill and the deaths of FLORIE, a daughter 9 years old; Mrs. ELLEN CARTER, mother-in-law, 75 years old, and HURD, a son 14 years old, followed within a few hours of each other, two occurring in one day.
Sympathetic neighbors have rallied to the help of the family and have given necessary assistance. Courtesy of Linda Ellis ** Daughter of Seaborn Carter & Jane Walker
Mother of; 1)Olive 'Ollie' Carter Roberts 2)Stewart Clifton Carter 3)Nina Carter 4)Florence Carter