Obituaries from the
Compiled by Jan Barnes
March 19, 1888
POLSTON -- Nashville.
Mrs. Martha Luram Polston died yesterday morning at ten minutes past one
o'clock in her 52d year, at the residence of Mr. A. K. Hill, her son-in-law, 98 Lafayette street.
The funeral will be held from the residence of Mr. Hill at 3 o'clock this
afternoon. Carriages will be provided by Undertaker Combs at the
residence. Friends of the family are invited to be present. Mrs.
Polston was the mother of three children. Mrs. A. K. Hill, John P.
Polston, and W. Q. Polston. She was a lady of rare Christian virtues and
had endeared herself to a large circle, who sincerely mourn her death.