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 Charles Gullion, Jr

Charles Gullion, Jr

Illinois, USA
Death 1 Jun 1917 (aged 25)
Illinois, USA
Burial Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, USA
Plot SEC.: 13, Div.: B, Grv. Spc.: 2s1/2-gr.sw1
Memorial ID 70239607 · View Source
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Charles died of injuries sustained in the May 26, 1917 Mattoon tornado.

Charles Gullion, the 58th Victim, Is Dead
Death Comes in Memorial Hospital From Internal and External Injuries Received

Charles Gullion, aged twenty-five years, another of the storm victims, the fifty-eighth, passed away this morning about eight o'clock in Memorial Hospital. Death was due to internal and external injuries sustained when the Gullion home at 917 North Thirteenth Street collasped.

The body was removed to the Peers morgue, where it was prepared for burial.

Mr. Gullion was married but had been living for some time at the home of his father, Charles Gullion, a member of the street cleaning force. Mrs. Gullion, it is understood, is in St. Louis.

Surviving, in addition to the parents are two brothers, Robert Gullion and Edward Gullion, and four sisters, Mrs. Izella Webster, Miss Lula Gullion, Miss Minnie Gullion and Mrs. King.

Mrs. Webster and Misses Lula and Minnie Gullion were at Urban Park at the time of the storm.

June 1, 1917, Mattoon Daily Journal Gazette

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Gravesite Details , Age Lot Owner: Gullion, Betty, Funeral Home:Schilling




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  • Added: 22 May 2011
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