|Death: ||Jun. 12, 1944|
Walnut Ridge, June 14 (Spl)--
Funeral services for Dr. J. L. Merrell, who died in a Little Rock hospital Monday night will be held at the Methodist church in Hoxie at 3 p.m. Thursday. Pallbearers will be members of the Lawrence County Medical Society, of which he was president, and members of the Lawrence County Bar Association, of which he was a member. Burial will be in Carlisle, his native city, Friday, at 2:30 p.m.
Dr. Merrell enlisted in the Medical Corps during World War I and served overseas 18 months. He came to Walnut Ridge in 1927 to practice medicine, and in 1932 was admitted to the bar and practiced law in state and federal courts.
Funeral notice as appeared in the Arkansas Gazette Little Rock June 15, 1944.
Created by: Nancy Kennedy
Record added: Feb 06, 2009
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