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PRIEST CASE --1--Ad
Funeral rites are held at the Oakhurst Methodist
church on North Sylvania street in Fort Worth
for 11-year-old. Jeannette Earnest. The child's
body was found Sunday by officers four-miles
East of Lebanon, Missouri. Missing from the
crowded church as the services are held is the
child's 46-year-old uncle, Thurman L. Priest,
Kidnapping charges under the Lindbergh act were
today in Fort Worth against Priest,
who is being held on murder in Missouri.
Priest has admitted the kidnap-slaying.
Some 60 cars are in the funeral procession to
the Garden of Memories cemetery as relatives
and friends pay their respects to the little girl
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Priest case], item, November 23, 1954; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc771296/m1/1/: accessed July 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.