Funeral Held for
Funeral services were held at 3 o-clock yesterday afternoon for Isaac Denton COBB, 86-year-old Confederate veteran, at his home near Gurley, where he died at o-clock Friday morning of pneumonia. The Rev. Mr. WADE of Gurley officiated.
Burial was made in
Mr. Cobb contacted pneumonia 10 days ago and grew steadily worse until he died Friday, leaving only 11 veterans left alive in the county.
The aged veteran was born in
He joined Company C, 25th
Alabama Cavalry in 1863, at the age of 16.
Throughout the remaining two years of war, he served as a scount under Capt. John C. DRAKE, traveling back and forth
He surrendered in
Surviving him are his wife,
Mrs. Mary Bowers COBB; two sons, J. I. COBB of Gurley and J. W. COBB of Owens
Cross Roads; four daughters, Mrs. A. I. WILLIAMS and Mrs. John BRANDON of Owens
Cross Roads, Mrs. A. L. BRAZELTON of