Fred Olds

December 1, 1900  Darrington News

Died Fred Olds, of this place, died Friday, November 23rd, 1900, of consumption, death was sudden, for although he had been unable to do but little work during the present year, and had failed rapidly since the first of the month, He was up the day before his death and spoke of getting better. He died early the next morning, and was buried at three o'clock, p. m., Sunday. Simple religious services were conducted by A. F. Faulkner, the place of internment being on Mr. Olds' homestead. Deceased leaves a wife and a little son. This is the first grave at Darrington and marks the last resting place of a respected citizen.