Submitted by: Joan Black Lund
The Lincoln Herald (IL), August 13, 1885, pg 3, col 5.
OBITUARY: On Sunday, August 9, at the farm near Rocky Ford, of bilious
diarria, after an illness of a week, Mrs. Amanda Lucas, widow of the later
Peter Lucas, at the age of 77. She leaves two sons and three daughters:
William Horn, Wiley Horn, Mrs. Eliza Pierce, Mr. W. E. Jones, and Mrs. John
Lucas. Funeral services were held on Monday at the house by Rev. J. L. Rind
and were largely attended. The procession was a half-mile in length.
submitted by greatgreat granddaughter Joan Black Lund