Submitted by Melva L. Taylor
The Sterling Daily Gazette, Sterling, Illinois
March 30, 1932 - Wednesday, pg 6
Mrs. E. Sumption Of Rock Falls Dies
Mrs. Elizabeth Sumption, aged 80 years last December, passed away at 1:15 o'clock this afternoon in the home of her son, Joseph Sumption, east of Rock Falls on the cemetery road. She suffered a stroke of paralysis Monday and had been in a serious condition since that time.
The body was removed to the Wheelock undertaking parlors in Rock Falls. No arrangements for the funeral have been made.
Mrs. Sumption is survived by two sons, Joseph of Rock Falls and Harvey of California, and one daughter, Mrs. Edna Baker of Canada. Mrs. Baker is expected to arrive Friday. (Burial: Tampico Memorial Cemetery)