Rites Held For Claremont Woman
(Aberdeen News, Dakota News Service)
CLAREMONT---Funeral services were
held in the Methodist church for Mrs.
Charles Townsend Pulfrey, 58, late
of Claremont. The Reverend Arthur Hayer
Evalina Augusta Morris was born to
Stephan Arnold Douglas Morris and
Maude Evelyne Veronica May Morse
in Jo Daviess County, Illinois,
Jan. 31, 1885. At an early age she
moved with her parents to Inwood, Ia.,
where she lived until her marriage
Jan. 30, 1903 to Charles Townsend
Pulfrey of Claremont. She has lived
near Claremont since her marriage.
She is survived by her husband and
nine children; Wallace of Rossford, Ore.;
Mrs Leora Thompson of Kelso, Wash.;
Charles, Jr. of Claremont; Phillip of
Aberdeen, SD; Mrs Joe Corliss of
Hillsboro, Ore.; Mrs. Fred Corliss of
Beaverton, Ore.; Pvt. Louis Pulfrey of
Drew Field, Fla.; and Scott of Claremont.
One son died in infancy.
All the children were here for the
funeral except Louis.
Burial was at the Detroit cemetery,
Brown county, SD.