Laura Nevada Heskett passed away at her home at Pleasant View December 25. She was born at La Grande May 26, 1868, the daughter of William and Jane Stump. She was married to Robert E. Heskett at Enterprise Dec. 31, 1888. They lived in Wallowa county until 1917 when they moved to their present home.

Mrs. Heskett is survived by her husband; a daughter, Mrs. Ivan C. Jackson, of Freewater; two grandchildren; William and Charlene Jackson; a sister, Mrs. Olive Cook of Salem; and two brothers, Thomas and C. G. Stump, both of Yamhill.

Funeral services were held at the Federated church Tuesday, Dec. 27 at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Henderson officiating. Interment was in the Odd Fellow cemetery in Milton.

Enterprise Chieftain
Thursday January 5, 1939
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