Mrs. Emma Elizabeth Moorehead, 78, of 850 Jackson street, Zanesville, Ohio died at 6:30 a.m. today following an illness of two years. She was a lifelong resident of this city and was a member of St. Paul A. M. E. church and the Ladies Aid Society of the church.
Surviving are her husband Ernest R. Moorehead; one daughter, Mrs. Beulah Viney of the home; one sister, Miss Violet Roots of Dayton; two brothers, William Roots of Cleveland, Ohio and Frederick Roots of Columbus, Ohio; two grandchildren Miss Lee Estes Knight and Mrs. Martha Taylor; two great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday in the Baker funeral home with Rev. Alonzo Ware officiating assisted by Rev.G. W. Morse. Burial will be in Greenwood cemetery. The body will remain at the funeral home.
The Zanesville News, Zanesville, Ohio
Thursday, 7 Oct 1948
Muskingum County, Ohio