The Shelbyville Republican
Mrs. Laura B.
Dorrell died suddenly Tuesday evening at 10:00 o'clock at the home of
her daughter, Maurine Dorrell, in St. Paul. Her death was caused by
a blood clot and she had been ill for several months.
December 9, 1943
BLOOD CLOT IS CAUSE OF DEATH
She was the daughter
of Charles and Libby Ramson Stramp and was born
in Bermillion county, Illinois, on July 18, 1878. She was united in
marriage on Aril 2, 1899, to Rusty Dorrell, who survives.
Also surviving with the
daughter at whose home she died is one brother, Earl Stramp, of
Independence, Mo.; a sister, Mrs. Blanche Burke, of Omaha, Neb., and one
grandson, Warren Dorrell, of St. Paul.
Mrs. Dorrell was a member
of the Methodist church in Rising Sun, Ind. She had lived in Indiana for
the past 45 years, spending the last 17 years in St. Paul.
Funeral services will be
held at 10:00 a.m. Friday at the late home in St. Paul, with the Rev. Helen
Coling, of St. Paul U. B. church, officiating. Burial will be made in the
Rising Sun cemetery in charge of D. E. Carmony, of St. Paul.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming