DEATH TAKES SAMUEL LYON
The Daily Telegram., November 14, 1906
The Clarksburg Telegram., November 15, 1906
The sad news was received by relatives in this city early Wednesday morning that Samuel had died in a hospital near Baltimore in the night after a lingering illness for which he was being treated at the institution.
Mr. Lyon was the son of the late J. M. Lyon and Mrs. Lyon, and was 35 years of age. He is survived by his wife, who was Miss May Caufield, and one child, seven brothers and sisters and his mother.
The brothers and sisters are as follows:
Mrs. Ed Stealey, Miss Beulah Lyon, Miss Mable Lyon, Mrs. Frank Willison, Guy Lyon, Ellis Lyon and Hugh Lyon.
The body will be brought to this city at once and the funeral will be held here.
Funeral of Samuel Lyon
The Daily Telegram., November 15, 1906
The body of Sam Lyon, who died in a hospital near Baltimore Tuesday night, arrived in this city on train No. 3 Thursday morning.
The funeral will be held at the home of Mrs. Nancy J. Lyon, Main Street corner Chestnut, Friday morning at 10:30 o’clock and the services will be led by the Rev. L. E. Peters and the Rev. S. K. Arbuthnot.
Burial will be in the I. O. O. F. cemetery.
The Daily Telegram., November 16, 1906 page 8
C. R. Lyon was here from Salem Friday attending the funeral of Samuel Lyon
Charles Thompson of Wolf Summit, attended the Funeral of Samuel Lyon Friday.
Kelso Thompson, of Wolf Summit, spent Friday here attending the funeral of his nephew, Samuel Lyon.
Col. M. J. Francis, of Wilsonburg attended the funeral of Samuel Lyon Friday.
Card of Thanks
The Daily Telegram., November 17, 1906, page 5
Mrs. May Lyon desires to extend heartfelt thanks to the many friends and neighbors who rendered kindnesses at the time when her home was made sad by the death of her husband, Samuel Lyon.