Hartford Herald, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 1905
"Four of Ohio County's oldest landmarks passed to their final rest last week. Three--Achilles Webb, Beda, aged 86 , James Farmer, of Ralph, aged 88, and David Owen, of Ralph, aged 70, died Friday and were buried in the family burying grounds of each, respectively Saturday. The fourth, Mr. David Westerfield, died at the residence of his son, Mr. Alex Westerfield, of the Concord neighborhood, Saturday, in the 87th year of his age. His remains were taken to Mt. Hermon church, near Beda, Sunday, and after funeral services by Rev. R. D. Bennett, his remains were interred in the Mt. Hermon Cemetery in the presence of a large circle of friends and relatives."