Teresa Sloan Prince

*Contributed by Sharlene Coontz Meyer.  Thanks, Sharlene!

From: Unknown Newspaper - 1976

Mrs. Teresa Prince of 110 W. Market St., McLeansboro, died at 11:30 p.m. Monday at Hamilton Memorial Hospital.

She was a Gold Star Mother.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Gholson Funeral Chapel in McLeansboro, with the Rev. W. C. Ward officiating.  Burial was in the Oddfellows cemetery at McLeansboro.

Mrs. Prince was born July 31, 1901 in Franklin County, the daughter of Ora L. and Luella (Mead) Sloan.  She was married to Ralph Prince, who preceded her in death in 1971.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church in McLeansboro.

Mrs. Prince is survived by a son, Bob S. Prince of McLeansboro and two grandchildren, Pam and Greg.

She was preceded in death by a son, Bertis R. Prince, who was killed in service in World War II; and by a brother and sister.

From: Felty's Legacy of Kin, Vol. II, p.1066
Pub. Times-Leader, April 1, 1976

Teresa Sloan Prince, b. 31 Jul 1901, Franklin Co.; d. 29 Mar 1976, McLeansboro.  Resident of McLeansboro, dau. of Ora L. & Luella Mead Sloan.  Married Ralph Prince who died 1971.  Leaves son: Bob S. Prince of McLeansboro; one son died in WWII: Lt. Bertis Prince.

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