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Joseph Marion Kirkland

Dothan Eagle - February 1919
(Exact Date unknown - Note:  Joseph died 15 February 1919)
JM Kirkland of Cottonwood, Died at Early Hour Today
JM Kirkland, a prominent citizen of Cottonwood, died this morning at 3:30, of blood poison, which (unreadable word) up from a small scratch on one hand.  His arm was amputated a day or two ago, but he never regained consciousness from the operation.

He was a rural mail carrier from Cottonwood, and he was well known in that section.  He was the father of WP Kirkland, mail clerk on the Bay Line.

Submitted by: Judi Galpin