John Paris Daugherty

1919 - 1960

Thursday, November 17, 1960. Northern Wyoming Daily News, Worland, Wyoming

Military Rites Set For John Daugherty

Military services will be held this afternoon at the Ten Sleep cemetery for John Parris Daugherty. Services will be held at 2 p.m. at the cemetery and Floyd Minch Post No. 33, American Legion, will officiate.

Earlier, the body will lie in state at the Ten Sleep Methodist church from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. The family will gather at the church at 2 p.m.

Daugherty, a veteran of World War II, was killed in an automobile crash between Worland and Ten Sleep Tuesday morning. He was 41.

He was born June 12, 1919, in Greybull but the family moved to Ten Sleep in 1920 and he grew up in that area. His parents, both of whom preceded him in death were Mr. and Mrs, McKinley Daugherty. Daugherty enlisted in the army air force in 1942 and served three years, two of them in the Pacific theater. A brother, Kenneth, in the U.S. Navy, was killed in 1944.

Daugherty was a ranch hand and was employed by various ranchers in the Ten Sleep area. He is survived by a son, Raymond Daugherty, address unknown; a sister, Mrs. Florence Spratt, Lost Cabin; and uncles and aunts.