Feb. 20, 1910 Springfield Washington County Kentucky, USA
Springfield Sun - Wednesday, February 23, 1910:
Joe Mattingly, aged twenty-three years and the oldest son of Mr. Robert Mattingly, died at his home about four miles from Springfield, Sunday, February 20 at 2 P.M. Mr. Mattingly had been in good health until the Monday preceding his death , when he was forced to go to bed suffering from pneumonia. Until Saturday night the malady confined itself to one lung but at this time began to affect the other as well, with the result that within twenty-four hours the end came. Mr. Mattingly was a splendid young man of fine character and exemplary habits. About a year ago he married Miss Yankey, the daughter of Mr. Frank Yankey. Mrs. Mattingly survives her husband. The deceased was buried Tuesday morning from the Baptist Church, of which he was a firm and consistent member. The funeral services were conducted by Rev. W. H. Williams and was attended by a large crowd of friends of the deceased.