Contributed by Jason Presley
CERTIFICATE OF DEATH STATE OF TENNESSEE Registrtation District Number: 231 Primary Registration District No: 4 File Number: Registered: 70 1. Place of Death: Civil Dist: 4 County : Dyer City: Dyersburg 2. Full name: Bert Presley 3. Sex: Male 4. Color or Race: White 5. Single, Married, Widowed, or Divorced: Single 6. Date of Birth: 1907 7. Age: 11 yrs. 8. Occupation a) Trade, profession, or particular kind of work: Schoolboy 9. Birthplace: Tenn. 10. Name of Father: J. R. Presley 11. Birthplace of Father: Tenn. 12. Maiden Name of Mother: Smith 13. Birthplace of Mother: Ala. 14. The above is true to the best of my knowledge (informant): Joe W Curry (address): Dyersburg Tenn 15. Filed: 11/10, 191_ W. H. Ward Registrar 16. Date of Death: Oct 11, 1918 17. I hereby certify, that I attended deceased from Oct 10, 1918, to Oct 12, 1918, that I last saw him alive on Oct 12, 1916, and that death occurred, on the date stated above, at 10 pm. The cause of death was as follows: Osteo Myelitis (signed) W. P. Waters, M.D. Oct 11, 1918 (address) Dyersburg, Tenn 18. Length of Residence (for hospitals, institutions, transients, or recent residents): 19. Place of Burial or Removal: Pleasant Hill Date of Burial: Oct 12, 1918 20. Undertaker: Joe W Curry Address: Dyersburg, Tenn.