|Death: ||Apr. 2, 1900|
The death of Lieutenant Arthur H. Gary occurred at 3:40 o'clock yesterday morning. He was the son of Mr. A. J. Gary, secretary of the Virginia State Sunday school Association, and chief clerk City Water Works Department, with whom he resided, and was in the twenty-third year of his age. He had been ill for quite a long while.
Lieutenant Gary joined the Richmond Grays five years ago. He was soon made corporal, then first sergeant, and at the breaking out of the war with Spain he was second lieutenant. He serve with his regiment in Jacksonville, Fla., and on his return was made first lieutenant. Six months ago he resigned on account of sickness.
The funeral will take place this afternoon at 4 o'clock from Union-Station Church. The interment will be made in Oakwood Cemetery with military honors.
Captain Miller has ordered the Walker Light Guards to meet at 3 o'clock this afternoon to attend the funeral. The Richmond Grays are requested to meet at the armory at 2:30 o'clock this afternoon for the purpose of attending the funeral.
The pall-bearers are as follows: Lieutenant J. E. Cherry, Sergeants O. E. Selbrieh, J. H. Evans, W. H. Kindervater, E. P. Eubank, and Privates H. C. Butler, Le Roy Speights and B. Goode.
The Times, Richmond, Va., Tuesday, April 3, 1900.
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