Dallas Morning News Dallas, Texas February 2, 1925
86 Year Old Oklahoma Woman Burns to Death Tishomingo, Ok., Feb. 1: Mrs. E. R. LUCAS of this city burned to death Saturday morning. She was 86 years old. Her daughter, Mrs. C. H. HOLLAND, with whom she was living, has just finished dressing her and went out to the lot to milk cows. Mrs. POWELL, a roomer, opened the door and the room was full of smoke. Before she could be rescued, she was burned. Three sons and three daughters survive her: WILLIAM LUCAS and E. LUCAS of Tishomingo, H. B. LUCAS of Clovis, N. M., Mrs. C. H. HOLLAND of Tishomingo; Mrs. JOHN DENTON of Siloam Springs, Arkansas, and Mrs. LIONEL HARRIS of Clovis, New Mexico.