Missouri Obituaries - July 2, 1919

Full Name: Opal Marie Gorham

Place of Death: Ray County, Grape Grove, Missouri

Sex: Female

Race: White Single

Date of Birth: December 30th, 1907

Age: 11 years 6 Months 2 Days

Occupation: School Girl

Birth Place: Ray County, MO

Name of Father: Jesse Franklin Gorham
Birth Place: Ray County, MO

Name of Mother: Minnie Pearl Mansur
Birth Place: Ray County, MO

Informant: Oscar Gorham of Richmond, MO

Date of Death: July 2nd, 1919

I hearby certify that I attended the deceased from July 1st, 1919 to July 2nd, 1919 and that the death occured on the date stated above at 3:20 am

The cause of death was as follows: Accidental burn from gasoline

Place of burial: New Hope Cemetery on July 3rd, 1919

Undertaker: A.W. Mansur from Richmond, MO

Source:Missouri State Board of Health/Certificate of Death

Submitted by: Patricia Anne Zecchino Pierce
Alna, Maine
pjas@clinic.net