Danville Commercial News Friday, July 19, 1918
DRAPER FUNERAL WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY
Treasurer of Village of Tilton Died Thursday Afternoon at Family Home
Funeral services for A.L. Draper, 65, treasurer of the village of Tilton, will be held at the family home, Fifth street, from 3:30 o’clock Saturday. The aged man died last Thursday, after an illness of some weeks.
Born in Indiana, Mr. Draper came to this city more than half a century ago and had resided in Tilton for thirty-six years. He operated a threshing outfit for some years and was treasurer of the village for a number of terms.