Name:   William Francis Coots

From:  The Wellsville Daily Reporter, Wellsville, New York
Date:  January, 1971

William F. Coots, 71, of 53 Park Lane, died in Baptist Hospital, Scottsdale, Ariz., Thursday.

Born March 2, 1899 in West Almond, he was the son of the late William and Catherine Murphy Coots.

An oil producer, Mr. Coots had resided in Wellsville for 43 years and since his retirement spent his winters in Arizona and summers in Wellsville.  He was a member of the Wellsville Country Club and Elks Club.

Besides his widow, Irene Richardson Coots, he is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Arthur (Florence) White of Bolivar and Mrs. Max (Helen) Lewis of St. Petersburg, Fla.

Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. today and Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Mulholland-Crowell Funeral Home where services will be held Monday at 2 p.m.  The Rev. Paul A. Clark, pastor of the Christian Temple, will officiate.  Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.