Mar. 6, 1967 Lafayette Lafayette Parish Louisiana, USA
COLUMBIA (Special) — Funeral services for Hosea B. Prewitt, 88, of Columbia were at 11 a.m. today in the chapel of Riser and Son Funeral Home of Columbia, with the Revs. S. A. Seegers and J. D. Kitchingham officiating.
Burial was in Welcome Home Cemetery in Grayson.
Mr. Prewitt, the town marshal of Columbia during the early 1940's, died Monday morning in Lafayette General Hospital, Lafayette, after a short illness.
Survivors include a son, Richard R. Prewitt, Houston, Tex.; a daughter, Mrs. W. D. Harmon, Crowley; two sisters, Mrs. Alice Barber, Dennison, Tex., and Mrs. Nanie McCormick, St. Louis, Mo.; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Published in The Monroe News-Star (LA), Tuesday, March 7, 1967