From the Henrietta Independent published in Henrietta, Clay County, Texas.
D. W. Reedy of Frog Creek near Benavanue died at 8:00 Wednesday night of rheumatism of the heart and lungs. He was 65 years of age and was one of the early settlers of Clay County. He has been rather poorly for some time, but his death was unexpected. The burial will take place some time this morning. The Henrietta lodge of Masons of which the deceased was a member will attend the funeral.