Sep. 12, 1920 Biloxi Harrison County Mississippi, USA
Printed in Daily Herald on 9/14/1920:
"Mrs. Louise Elder, wife of William J. Elder, aged 24 years, a native of Mississippi and a resident of Biloxi for four years, who died here Sunday night at 9:30 o'clock was buried yesterday afternoon at 4:30 o'clock. Funeral services were conducted by Rev. J. L. Boyd, pastor of the Baptist church, and interment was made in the Biloxi cemetery. Mrs. Elder is survived by her husband and several sisters. The funeral was largely attended."
Bradford O'Keefe Funeral Records, Book 10, pg 232 & 233: Louisa was 24 years, 8 months, 25 days old when she died less than a day after giving birth to a stillborn baby girl. She was the daughter of Thomas R. Martin of Ms and Nellie Allen of Polarville, Ms.