THE FLAGLER TRIBUNE
Thursday, March 5, 1959
John C. Deen, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. J Curtis Deen of Bunnell died early Thursday morning in the local hospital following a brief illness.
John, who was almost nine years old, became ill Wednesday and was admitted to the hospital. He underwent surgery during the evening and died during the early morning hours Thursday.
He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. Curtis Deen of Bunnell; two sister, Susan Jane and Minnie Mae of Bunnell; the maternal grand mother, Mrs. Perry Hunt of Orange Mill; and the paternal grandfather, W. H. Deen of Bunnell.
Funeral services were held from the First Methodist Church of Bunnell at two thirty Friday afternoon with the Pastor, Rev. Wesley O. Wilder, officiating. Interment followed at the Espanola Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Tommy Bertha, Billy Deen, Sammy Bertha, S.J. Tilton, Jr., Austin Tilton, and Thomas Minchew.
Craig Funeral Home of Bunnell was in charge of arrangements.