Lue Ann "Lula" Burrgae, of Davenport, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. Services are 1 p.m. Monday at Weerts, Davenport, with visitation noon to services. Burial is at Oakdale Memorial Gardens. Surviving are her mother, Julia Burrage; daughters, Latacia Davis, Jazmini Davis, Sasha Davis; stepdaughter, Tiffani Harris; stepson, Tryran Collins; sisters, Sara Bates, Robin Burrage, Julie Lomas, Carolyn Burrage; brothers, Jessie, William, Prentis, Frank and Jeffery Burrage; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild.
Today is Tuesday, Sept, 30, the 273rd day of 2014. There are 92 days left in the year.
1864 — 150 years ago: The ARGUS Boys are very anxious to attend the great Democratic mass meeting tomorrow and we shall therefore, print no paper on the day. 1889 — 125 years ago: H.J. Lowery resigned from his position as manager at the Harper House. 1914 — 100 years ago: Curtis & Simonson was the name of a new legal partnership formed by two younger members of the Rock Island County Bar. Hugh Cyrtis and Devore Simonson.. 1939 — 75 years ago: Harry Grell, deputy county clerk was named county recorder to fill the vacancy caused by a resignation. 1964 — 50 years ago: A new world wide reader insurance service program offering around the clock accident protection for Argus subscribers and their families is announced today. 1989 — 25 years ago: Tomato plant and other sensitive greenery may have had a hard time surviving overnight as temperatures neared the freezing point.