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Effie Slack Dies At Summerville
Mrs. Effie Slack, 1306 Fourth street, died Sunday morning in her son’s home in Summerville. She was 69 years old. She had been ill for a long time. Mrs. Slack had lived in Union county all of her life. She was a member of the First Methodist Church and a 50-year member of the Rebecca lodge.
Funeral services will be held for her at the Summerville chapel on next Wednesday at 2 p.m. Rev. Robinson will officiate. Mrs. Slack will be buried in the Summerville cemetery next to her husband who died in 1940.
Mrs. Slack is survived by one son, Lyle, and two daughters, Mrs. Bernice Billerbeck, Summerville; and Mrs. Vadis Kirby, Prineville. She has one brother, Ira Hobson, Mill Valley, Cal. Her five sisters are Mrs. Margaret Golden, Portland, Mrs. Hattie Wise, La Grande; Mrs. Mary Hurley, Baker; Mrs. Ardra Behrens and Mrs. Ruth Rollins both of Summerville.
La Grande Evening Observer
Monday, September 24, 1951