Barber County Kansas
Jerry Dee Colborn, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Colborn was born March 7, 1933, and died by accident March 10, 1944, at the age of 11 years and 3 days.
He was born at Guymon, Okla., and moved with his parents to the Sharon-Medicine Lodge community where he resided until his death.
He leaves to mourn his passing his mother and father, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Colborn; six brothers, Harold of the U. S. Marines, California, Robert, Donald, Russell, Kenneth, Jack, his twin, all of the home. One brother and one sister preceded him in death. His grandmother, Mrs. F. C. Colborn, several aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends also survive.
Jerry and Jack were inseparable, always romping and playing together. He was a good natured loving child.
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