Petersburg Observer, March 25, 1905
"Mrs. Sarah Chronister died at the home of her son Henry in Salisbury Thursday, at the age of 77 years. She is survived by three children, James Chronister and Mrs. D.B. Hornback of Athens, and Henry Chronister of Salisbury. The deceased had been a resident of Athens and vicinity for thirty years. The funeral services were held at the Presbyterian Church at Athens, Ill., Sunday, March 19th, 1905 at 2 o'clock p.m. Rev. D.G. Carson officiating. Interment in West Cemetery."
Submitted by: Carla Leber