Saturday, November 19, 2011

Resolution of Respect for W. L. Travis

Crittenden Press, April 27, 1906
Liberty Lodge, No. 580 F. & A.M. Whereas, on December 30, 1905, it was the divine will and pleasure of the Supreme Architect of the Universe, to whom we must all bow in humble submission, to call from labor to refreshment our dearly beloved brother, Wm. L. Travis, and Whereas, Liberty Lodge, No. 580 F. & A.M. was caused to give up, by sad death, a faithful member and a professed Christian, whose loss is felt to the fullest extent by this Lodge and the bereaved widow and orphan children.
Signed: W. O. Wicker, F. M. Matthews, L. E. Hard, Committee.

William Lander Travis, son of William Blake Travis, Jr. and Emily Brown Travis.  Was married to Mary Francis "Fannie" Redd.  Buried in the Owen Cemetery, located on S. R. 855 North, a few miles from Frances, Ky.

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