Mary Haywood, 97, one of Carter County's oldest residents died late Sunday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Lula Brown of Lawton, after an extended illness. She was born on Feb.13, 1854 in Boyd County, a daughter of the late Jameson and Elizabeth Clay Tomlin. Funeral services were held Monday morning at 10:00 at the residence with the Rev. J. B. Grover and Rev. L.D. Brown officiating. Burial was made in the Haywood Cemetery. Surviving are two sons, James and Milton Haywood of Lawton; four daughters, Mrs. Brown and Mrs. Rhoda Boggs of Lawton, Mrs. Vic Tipton of Grants Pass, Ore., and Mrs. Maggie Clay of Niles, Ohio; and one sister, Mrs. Tish Lewis of Soldier, Ky. Source: Newspaper Obit.
Submitted by: Sherry Lowe