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(February 7, 1875 - December 2, 1957)
The Lusk Herald
December 5, 1957
Mrs. Alice Cornet Found Dead Tues.
Mrs. Alice Cornet, 82, was found dead at her home about two miles east of Lusk Tuesday by County Attorney James E. Barrett and Coroner George Earl Peet. They believed she died Monday.
Mrs. Ike Burnham drove out to her home about 11:00 a.m. with some groceries Mrs. Cornet had ordered delivered the previous Saturday. When she was unable to arouse anyone she drove back to Lusk and alerted Dr. Walter E. Reckling, who in turn called Mr. Peet.
Attorney Barrett and Mr. Peet gained entrance to the house by using a crowbar on the back door. Mrs. Cornet was found near her bed.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 2:00 p.m. from the Peet Chapel.
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