The grave marker for Rosa Nichols, who died at age 70 in 1915. (Photo by Brad Fuqua/Philomath News)

Published as it appeared on Oct. 22, 1915, in the Weekly (Corvallis) Gazette-Times, Page 4, Column 4.

Mrs. Geo. H. Nicholls, aged 70 years, 6 months, 25 days, a former well known resident of this county, died at her home in Eugene at 12 o’clock noon, yesterday, after an illness of several months. She is survived by her husband, three daughters, Mrs. L.R. Wilson, of Portland; Mrs. A.M. Roberts, of Elmira, and Mrs. Arthur Shouse, of Eugene, and one brother, John Rickard, of Corvallis. The funeral will be held from the Gordon and Veatch chapel in Eugene at 10 a.m. tomorrow, Wednesday, and the remains will be shipped to Corvallis on the train leaving Eugene at 11:17 a.m. Interment will be made in Newton cemetery. Mrs. Nicholls resided in Corvallis a number of years and had numerous friends here who will learn of her demise with sincere regret.

Published as it appeared on Oct. 20, 1915, in the Daily (Corvallis) Gazette-Times, Page 3, Column 5.

The remains of the late Mrs. Geo. Nicholls arrived here at 1:15 this afternoon and were at once conveyed to Newton cemetery, where a brief service was held at the grave, and interment was made in the old family burial plot. Mrs. Nicholls was a sister of John Rickard of this city and for a number of years resided in Corvallis, where she was quie well known. In the funeral party arriving here today were the husband and three daughters of the deceased, Mrs. L.R. Wilson, of Portland; Mrs. A.M. Roberts, of Elmira, and Mrs. Arthur Shouse, of Eugene. While in Corvallis the members of the family were guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Rickard.