From the Chatsworth Plaindealer Chatsworth,Livingston,Illinois
JACOB J. MILLER JUNE 25, 1942
Jacob J. Miller, 79, died at his home northeast of Chatsworth Sunday (June 21) afternoon about 4:45 of acute cardiac failure. He had been ill for some time. Funeral services were held in the Roach funeral home Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock, conducted by the Rev. G. Ide, of Cullom. Burial was in the Chatsworth cemetery. Mr. Miller was born at Secor, June 15, 1863, and has resided in the Chatsworth neighborhood for many years. Mrs. Miller and one daughter preceded him in death. Mr. Miller was married in 1890 to Miss Minnie Smith, of Bloomington. Her death occurred about 24 years ago. The couple following their marriage lived west of Cullom for about 20 years before moving to a farm south of Chatsworth, and resided in this vicinity for another 20 years before moving to a farm near Piper City. Surviving are two daughters and two sons, Mrs. Emma Pearson, of Piper City and Miss Minnie and Vernon at home, and Edward who resides near Gilman.