Elgin Girl Dies In La Grande
Funeral services for Betty Joan Hammock 15, who died today in a La Grande hospital, will be held in the Christian church at Elgin Monday at 2 p.m., with burial in the Summerville Cemetery.
She was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Austin Martin, Elgin, and a pupil at Elgin high school.
Survivors include her parents: two brothers, Harold and Bobby; and three sisters; Mrs. Herr, Burns, Patty, Elgin and Mrs. Gene Davis, Elgin.
Miss Hammack underwent an operation three weeks ago.
La Grande Evening Observer, March 8, 1940, Front Page
Contirbuted by: Sue Wells and Gary Jaensch