Re: Morris Tourville of Crawford Co Missouri fathers Obituary
Charles Tourville was born April 5, 1831 and died Nov. 20, 1923 at the age of 92 years, 7 months and 15 days. The body was taken to the new chapel at Crow Cemetery, Wed. Nov. 21 at 1:30 p.m. where Rev. B.. S. Hutton preached a funeral service. A large congregation of sympatsing friends were present. Charles Tourville lived most of his life in this community. At the age of 27, he was married to Louisa Stringem. 13 children were born to this union, 5 of whom survive. For the past several years, he and his wife lived with their son Morris, on a farm west of town. Mrs. Tourville died last April. having lived so many years in this community, he leaves a host of friends, who remember him very kindly as a true friend and neighbor.