The death of J.O. Taylor, after a long illness, December 6, 1895, Dayton, Tennessee. The death of James Osborne Taylor, at his home near Washington, (Tennessee) last Friday, removes one of the most honorable citizens of Rhea County.
Mr. Taylor was well known in the county, and enjoyed the confidence and esteem of a wide circle of friends who deeply regret his death. The funeral took place on Sunday, and a large company of friends and neighbors paid their last tribute of respect to an exemplary citizen, and a noble hearted gentleman.