The Chariton Leader, Chariton, Iowa Thursday, December 14, 1905
MARION, the little daughter of MR. and MRS. HOMER DOTTS, died at the family home in southeast Chariton on Monday evening, December 11, 1905, after a brief illness with bronchial pneumonia. She was four years of age and was a bright, lovable child. Her sudden death is a great shock to her parents and other relatives who will have the sympathy of many friends in their great grief.
Funeral services conducted by Rev. M.S. Clark were held at the residence yesterday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock after which the remains were interred in the Oxford Cemetery.