The East Liverpool Tribune
Rolla Minnis, aged 19 years, died early yesterday morning (Jan. 22, 1906) at the home of his mother, Mrs. Hattie Minnis, of Third street, with stomach trouble and a complication of diseases. The father of the boy died about six months ago of the same trouble. The young man had many friends by whom he was held in high esteem. His mother and one sister, Miss Alice, survive.
The members of the F. J. Loudin lodge No. 69, Knights of Pythias, will meet in their hall at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon for the purpose of attending the funeral of Mr. Minnis, who was a member of lodge No. 17, of Lexington, Ky.