Petersburg Observer, August 28, 1897
At Pierre, S. D. Saturday, Aug. 21, 1897;
C. R. Pierce, aged 78 years. The remains were
brought to this city and funeral services held
Wednesday, conducted by Rev. R. D. Miller, and
the remains were buried in Rose Hill cemetery.
Deceased was a former resident of Greenview,
having left for Dakota about 13 years ago. He
suffered from paralysis for some time, which
finally caused his death.
Contributed by: Matthew