Submitted by: Susan Langheld
Death Notices from Newspaper in Cleveland, TN
1909-1911(from microfilm)


Answers Summons of Death Angle and Passes into Great Beyond

John Hickman, who was , perhaps the oldest citizen of Bradley County, died Wednesday afternoon in the old Tenth District, near White Oak Mountians, after a short illness. His death was due to old age. He was 97 years old and had lived in this county the greater part of his live. He leaves five children- two sons and three daughters. Only one son , Jack resides in this countyand he was with his father at the time of his latter’s death. The funeral was held Friday morning and was attended by a host of friends and relatives. (July 2, 1909 Cleveland Journal & Banner )