George W. Chizum died at 11 o’clock yesterday morning at his home in Yorktown. He had been ill about six months and his death was caused by a complication of diseases. He was born near Attica on November 15, 1837. He was married on February 10, 1881, and his widow survives with the following children: Mrs. Alice Trinkle, of Linden, Mrs. Etta Mote, of Crawfordsville, and Cora Chizum residing at home. Mr. Chizum was a veteran of the civil war, having served with credit in Company I, 86th Indiana Infantry. He was a member of the United Brethren church and of the Grand Army of the Republic. Mr. Chizum was engaged in farming and was a well-known and highly esteemed citizen. He was honest and upright and enjoyed the confidence and respect of all who knew him The funeral will be conducted tomorrow afternoon at 2 o’clock. Rev G. J. Trinkle will officiate and the interment will be made in the Concord cemetery. The nephews of the deceased will act as pallbearers.