ARNETT, LAURA-obituary

Basin Republican no. 3 July 21, 1911, page 6


Estimable Tensleep Lady Passes to the Great Beyond.

Mrs. Laura Arnett, wife of Oscar W. Arnett of Tensleep, died Saturday morning July 18th, at the Basin hospital, with complications arising from abscess of the intestines. Mrs. Arnett had been suffering with this trouble for several years and underwent an operation as a last resort. Her weakened constitution, however, prevented her recovery.

   Deceased was born on. April 8, 1872, In Lake Springs, Tenn. Besides her husband, deceased is survived by three children. The funeral was held Sunday afternoon at Tensleep and interment made in the cemetery in that town.

   Mrs. Arnett was a patient sufferer and her cheerful disposition and noble character had endeared her to all with whom she come in contact. The neighbors and friends will join The

Republican in extending sincere sympathy to the bereaved family at this time.


Big Horn County Rustler no. 45 July 21, 1911, page 1


Mrs. Laura Arnett, wife of Oscar W. Arnett of Tensleep, passed away on the 14th, at the Basin Hospital, as a result of blood poisoning following an operation for the removal of an abscess lying between the gall bladder and the appendix.

   The body was removed to the home at Tensleep and funeral services were held on Sunday, the


   Mrs. Arnett was 39 years of age. She and her husband were well known in the Basin country, having lived many years at Tensleep.

   Mr. Arnett will have the sympathy of all in the loss of his helpmeet and there will be genuine regret that she should he taken away so early in life.