Copied from the original newspaper by Researcher E. Rowley
The Goldendale Sentinel - June 18, 1942
Velma Lucille Dickerson Breedlove
Velma Lucille Dickerson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lester Dickerson of White Salmon, was born June 22, 1922 at Goldendale.
She lived in Western Klickitat county all of her life. She started and finished her schooling in Lyle. Her parents then moved to White Salmon, where she took a post graduate
course at Columbia Union High.
She was married to Ernest Eugene Breedlove on August 27, 1941. They made their home in White Salmon until her illness.
She passed away June 5 1942 at the home of her parents at the age of 19 years, 11 months and 13 days.
She leaves to mourn her passing her husband Ernest Breedlove; parents Mr. and Mrs. Lester Dickerson of White Salmon, one sister, Mrs. Ray Cochran of Hampton, Va.; one grandmother
Mrs. Grant Clarence of Goldendale, one grandfather J.F. Dickenson, of White Salmon, and five uncles, Floyd, Glen and Wesley Clarence and M.W. and G.L. Dickerson.
The funeral was held June 9, 1942, at 2:00 p.m. at the Gardner Funeral home in White Salmon with the Rev. Jefferson officiating.
You have left us and your face we will see no more, but we hope to meet again on the bright and golden shore where these is no death, there is no night.
The loved one passed beyond our sght [sic] is living in eternal light.
Removed from care and pain and some day in a fairer land we shall hear the voice and touch the hand and with lifted voice which understands. We shall see our loved again.