William Sprouse1 81, died Tuesday morning at two o’clock in his home in Mt. Sterling. Funeral services will be held Thursday at two o’clock in the Hufnagel Funeral Home. Mr. Sprouse was born in Marion, Ohio, Jan. 17, 1872 a son of George and Sarah Cameron Sprouse. He had lived in Mt. Sterling for the past 60 years. He married Lillie Young Jan 19, 1898. She preceded him in death. Surviving are two daughters, Alma Sprouse of Alexandria, Va., and Mrs. Lucy Fisher of Mt. Sterling; a brother, Edward Sprouse of Birmingham; a sister, Mrs. Mary Davidson of Marion, Ohio; three grandchildren and a great grandchild.

Transcribed from Mt. Sterling Paper of 4/28/1953.


  1. William Caprano Sprouse