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Clinch Valley News, Jeffersonville, VA
Obituary of Davis C. Alderson


Death of Mr. Alderson.

     Lebanon, Va., March 31. Davis C. Alderson, of the Moccasin District, died Saturday night aged 64 years. Mr. Alderson was a member of Co. C. 16th Va. Cavalry, and was a good soldier, an honorable and upright citizen. He had been a sufferer of cancer of the lip for some time, but took his affliction patiently and up to the hour of his death did not cease to perform the duties of a diligent husband and father. He leaves a wife and 6 childred to mourn the loss of a loving husband and a kind father. Several from this place attended the burial of Mr. Alderson as he had many friends here.

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