Stephen Miles, a highly respected old citizen of this place died this morning. He has been troubled with asthma for 5 or 6 years. Aged about 65years. He was married to Mrs Elizabeth Seems of which union thirteen children were born, 10 of whom, five sons and five daughters, are still living. Deceased was a good christian gentleman and a member of the catholic church,the bereaved widow and children have the sympathy of a large number of friends. His remains buried at St. Mary's Cemetery , near Perryville, Wednesday night.
June 30th, 1898 Perry County Sun newspaper abstracts dated January 7th, 1898 thru March 23rd,1899
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