Name:   George Alfred Patrick

From:  Unknown, Bloomfield, Missouri
Date:  January, 1935

George Patrick, aged 38 years, 6 months and 1 day, died suddenly at the home of his brother J. J. Patrick, at Clines Island, very suddenly, of acute endocarditic, Wednesday. He had been chopping wood and had gone in to warm and dropped over dead. He had complained of a hurting in his ear and had no symptoms of any illness, according to his family. The suddenness of his demise came as a great shock to his family and neighbors. He had spent his entire life in the community. Funeral services were held this (Friday) afternoon at the church and interment will be in the Cline Cemetery, Chiles service.

Surviving are his wife and five children, the brother, Joe, at whose home he was at the time of his death, a half-brother, Louis, of Little Rock, Ark., and a half-sister, Mrs. A. J. Tyner, of Poplar Bluff.  The deceased was a nephew of Mrs. W. E. Alexander of this city.