NAME: Cozad, Miles Clinton (m. Ella H. Edwards)
OBIT: The Muscatine Journal, Muscatine, Iowa, 30 Mar 1934, Fri.
Miles Cozad, 73, Called in Death --- Funeral Services Will Be Conducted Sunday at Musserville Church
Miles Clinton Cozad, 73, 738 Ohio street, died at 9:30 p.m. Thursday at the home of his granddaughter, Mrs. Evaline Law, 637 Demorest avenue, after an illness of two weeks from complications resulting from advanced age.
Mr. Cozad was born June 27, 1861, in Henry county, Ill., but he had made his home for 24 years in Muscatine. Prior to that time he had resided in Cheney, Wash. Mr. Cozad married Ella Edwards in 1889 in Kansas. He was a member of the Christian church of Cheney, Wash.
Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Lilie Gasswint, Muscatine; three sons, George of Muscatine, John of Spokane, Wash., and Sam of Nichols; five sisters, Mrs. Minnie Becket of Rock Island, Mrs. Mary Taylor, Mrs. Charity Lewis, Mrs. Lillie Coulter and Mrs. Sarah Brown, all of Muscatine; two brothers, John Cozad, Cheney Wash., and William of Muscatine; 13 grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Musserville Methodist Episcopal church by the Rev. W. H. S.ack, pastor. Burial will be in the Reynolds cemetery in Drury township, Ill. The body will remain at the Hoffman Funeral home until time for services.