Elsie May Cogdill.

1892 – 1975


Northern Wyoming Daily News, Worland, Wyoming, Oct. 14, 1975, page 2.

Elsie May Cogdill, 83, died Oct. 11 at her home south of Ten Sleep.  Mrs. Cogdill was born Sept. 8, 1892 at Woodleaf, N.C. the daughter of Franklin and Annie E. Neeley.  She spent some time as a youngster in Missouri before coming to Worland in 1909.  She married Charley F. Cogdill April 9, 1911 in Basin.  The couple lived in the area, and in 1935 moved to Ten Sleep where she has since resided.  She was a member of the Ten Sleep Methodist Church.

Survivors include four sons, Orville Cogdill, Lewis Cogdill, Ronald Cogdill and Harold Cogdill, all of Ten Sleep; and two daughters, Mrs. Elsie Bosch, Worland, and Mrs. Byron (Doris) Breeden, Ten Sleep; 14 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday morning, at the Ten Sleep Methodist church with the Rev. Billy Bowden officiating.  Burial will be in the Ten Sleep Cemetery, with Veile Mortuary in charge of arrangements.  Memorials may be made to the Heart Fund at Stockgrowers State Bank in care of Lowell Peterson.


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Lewis Ray Cogdill

(Son of Elsie May Cogdill – Buried on the Mountain)

1914 - 1989