Wires, Mary Elizabeth
MARY WIRES FOUND DEAD IN BEAD ROOM AT THIRD STREET HOME
Physician Who Was Called Stated That Death Was Due to Convulsions
HAD BEEN ILL IN MORNING.
Mary Elizabeth Wires, aged 44, was found dead in her bedroom at
She was lying on the floor, her tongue protruding from the mouth and her face was black. Death is presumed to have been due to convulsions. She was alone in the home when the attack occurred and is thought to have died an hour before being found.
She was seen around the house as late as by neighbors and no struggling or cries were heard when she died. The daughter, Olive Wires said when she left home in the morning to go to her work in the
Dr. W. A. Hobbs who was called to examine the woman stated that all indications pointed to convulsions as having been the cause of death.
Mrs. Wires and her daughter came here from
The funeral services will probably be held Sunday and burial will be in Riverview.