The Daily Telegram., October 26, 1916
Causes Death of Miss Carrie E. Watkins Following a Long Illness.
Miss Carrie E. Watkins, aged 36 years, died at 4 o’clock Thursday morning at her home at Stealey Heights following an illness of paralysis. The funeral arrangements have not been completed yet but the Rev. W. I. Canter, pastor of Methodist Episcopal Church South, will have charge of the services and the burial will be in the Odd Fellows’ Cemetery.
Surviving relatives of the deceased women are Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Watkins, her parents, Lyda Watkins, Archie Watkins, Herbert Watkins, and William Watkins, brothers; Mrs. William Randolph, Mrs. John Stuart, and Miss Edith Watkins, sisters.
The Daily Telegram., October 27, 1916
Funeral services for Miss Carrie E. Watkins, who died Thursday morning at her home on the Milford road. Stealey Heights, will be held at the home at 2 o’clock Saturday afternoon. Interment will be in the Odd Fellows’ Cemetery.