|Birth: ||Mar. 28, 1863|
|Death: ||Mar. 6, 1934|
"The Fairfield Ledger"
Tuesday, March 6, 1934
Page 1, Column 5
MRS. S. N. CARL DIES IN CITY AFTER WRECK
Libertyville Woman Called Early This Morning At Hospital
Mrs. S. N. CARL, a resident of Libertyville, died at 3:05 a.m. today, at the Jefferson County Hospital following injuries she received in an accident involving two cars and a wagon, north of Fairfield in February.
Mrs. CARL was injured in an automobile and wagon accident which happened two miles north of Fairfield on Friday, February 23, when she wasriding (sic) with her daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Louis HESTON of Libertyville. Mrs. CARL was removed to the Jefferson County Hospital immediately following the accident. It was reported at the time of the accident that she suffered internal injuries, several wounds on her head and an injured limb. Her condition had been considered as serious for some time at the hospital here.
Mrs. CARL is survived by three children, Mrs. HESTON who was in the accident with her, Herschel CARL and Mrs. Mark BAKER of Fairfield. She also leaves a brother and a sister, Sam SIMMONS, northeast of Fairfield, and Mrs. Christie ROBINSON of Fairfield.
Mr. CARL preceded her in death on March 28, 1917, the anniversary of his wife's birthday when he was fatally injured in an automobile-train accident in Fairfield. He owned the first car in Jefferson county. Mrs. CARL was born on March 28 and lived to be 70 years, 11 months and 22 days old.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at the First Lutheran church in Fairfield at 2:30 p.m. in charge of Dr. W. F. Rex. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. The body will remain at the Campbell Funeral Home until the time of the service.
"Sierra Nevada, dau. of Rufus & Elizabeth Coop Simmons, born Mar 28 1863 near Fairfield, Iowa; died Mar. 6, 1934 at Jefferson Co. Hospital. Married Jan. 22, 1889 Chester C. Carl who died Mar. 28 1917. Five children: Katherine Elizabeth who died in infancy; Bert who died Aug. 17, 1918; Mrs. Ercel Baker and Herschel Carl of Fairfield, and Mrs. Birdie Heston of Libertyville; 7 grandchildren. She was one of a family of eight children, 3 brothers and 2 sisters having preceded her in death. One brother, Samuel C. Simmons lives N.E. of Fairfield, and a sister, Mrs. Christie Robison of Fairfield, remain. Entire life spent in and near Fairfield. Member English Lutheran Church at Fairfield. Evergreen Cemetery."
Tueday, March 13, 1934, 4-5.
Rufus M Simmons (1827 - 1911)
Elizabeth Isabelle Coop Simmons (1833 - 1912)
Chester C Carl (1869 - 1917)
Bert Franklin Carl (1892 - 1918)*
Bertie A Carl Heston (1892 - 1987)*
Ercel F Carl Baker (1899 - 1979)*
Created by: Richard K Thompson
Record added: Aug 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74353781