Kinston Free Press – 20 Jul 1898
Died. Mrs. Sudie ELLIS, wife of Mr. C.W. CRABTREE, and niece of Mr. J.H ELLIS, died this morning at 12:30 o’clock. She was born in Pitt county, and was about 31 years old. She died of malarial fever. Her remains will be interred at the cemetery this afternoon at 6 o’clock, the funeral service being conducted by Rev. G.N. BRAY. She leaves behind one child, a year old. We extend sympathy to the bereaved husband and relatives.