(submitted by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)
1861 - 1907
Mrs. Ada Butts, wife of Mr. J. D. Butts, died at their home No. 720 North 7th street at 11:30 o'clock Thursday night after an illness of ten days with congestion of the brain.
Mrs. Butts was 45 years old. She was a devoted wife and consistent member of the Methodist Church.
The funeral services were conducted by Dr. Shoaff and the remains were carried to Artesia and interred at 3:30 o'clock PM Friday.