Oct., 1875 Pleasant Plains Sangamon County Illinois, USA
Jan. 17, 1973 California, USA
Mrs. Essie May Corson, 97, of 318 E. Grant St., Santa Ana, Calif., formerly of Pleasant Plains, died at 11:15 a.m. Wednesday in California. She was born in Pleasant Plains, the daughter of Warner and Elizabeth Sinclair Correll. Mrs. Corson was a member of the Peter Cartwright United Methodist Church at Pleasant Plains. Surviving are one son, Reuben of Pleasant Plains; two sisters, Mrs. Myra Morris and Miss Sally Correll, both of Santa Ana, Calif.; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Hensley-Davis Funeral Home at Pleasant Plains. Rev. Charles DeLay will officiate and burial will be in Bethel Cemetery.