Mrs. Belle R. White, the former Belle C. Reed, died at the home of her nephew, Dudley Reed, Richmond Mills, last Friday, Nov. 30. She was 97 years old. She was born on Sept. 1, 1854, the daughter of Dudley M. and Anna Short Reed, on a farm near Richmond Mills. She married Thomas W. White, who died several years ago.
Mrs. Reed is survived by one brother, Alva Reed; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a brother Clark Reed, and a sister, Mrs. Mae Bostwick.
Funeral services were held last Monday afternoon, Dec. 3, from the home with the Rev. W. J. Brown officiating. Interment was in Union cemetery, Livonia. Arrangements were in charge of the Reed & Reed funeral home.