Submitted by Melva L. Taylor
The Sterling Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois
October 29, 1946 - Wednesday, pg 8
New Bedford Woman Succumbs Suddenly
Mrs. Jeanette Sell,s 87, of New Bedford, widow of the late John Sells, died suddenly Tuesday morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Guy Conley of 401 East Green Street, Urbana. Mrs. Sells had gone to the home of her daughter about a month ago to spend the winter months. She had been in failing health since the death of her husband last January.
She leaves two daughters, Mrs. Edythe Gault of Bloomfield, NJ., and Mrs. Conley; three grandchildren, Margaret Gault Task of Bloomfield, N.J., Kathryn Conley Yolton of Venzuela, South America, and James Conley of Urbana, and two great grandchildren, Tommy and Katy Task of Blooomfield, N.J. Funeral services will be held at the New Bedford Christian church Friday at 2 p.m. Rev. J. E.Goodballet will officiate. Burial will be in the Greenville-Fairfield Cemetery.