Oct. 2, 1939 Waurika Jefferson County Oklahoma, USA
From the Oct. 6, 1939, Ryan Leader
B. O. ECHOLS B. O. ECHOLS of Waurika died Monday evening after a long illness. He was 51 years old. He leaves his wife and four children in his immediate family. He was born in Alabama in 1888. Funeral services were conducted at the Baptist Church Wednesday afternoon and interment was in the Ryan Cemetery. He was a son-in-law of W. I. RICHESON of Ryan. This is the third death in the Richeson family within a week. Burris Otho Echols is the brother of Richard Washington Echols and the son of Lafayette Bates "Fate" Echols.