BROOKFIELD DAILY NEWS BULLETIN 6 MAY 1970
S. B. MCCOLLUM
Samuel Bailey McCollum, 88, died April 30 at St. Francis Hospital following an extended illness.
Mr. McCollum was born May 24, 1881 in Ridgeway, Missouro, the son of John and Elmaretty McCollum, and was one of nine children. He and Edna M. Stacy, were united in marriage on Dec. 26, 1905 in Macon County and to that union, four children were born. Mr. McCollum was postmaster in Bucklin and had resided here many years.
He was preceded in death by his parents,k his wife, Edna, one son, 2 sisters and three brothers, and is survived by three sons, Kenneth, Chicago, Martin, Brentwood, and Charles, Morris, Ill.; two sisters, Mrs. Ann Leeper and Retha McCollum, both of Hayworth, Ill.; one brother, Roy, Iowa City, Ia.; and eight grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Services were Saturday, May 2, 1970 in the Armatage-Larson Chapel, with the Rev. Don Simmons officiating.
Edna May Stacy McCollum
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