Sharon Herald, Mary 26, 1905, pg 3
Mr. Samuel Bowers, aged 67 years, one of the oldest citizens of Sandy Lake where he had resided for over 40 years, died at his home in that place Wednesday morning after an illness of several months form a complication of deceases. He is survived by his wife and two children, Mrs. Della Holland and Lewis Bowers, of Youngstown, the latter a member of the Herald force. Funeral services will be held this Friday afternoon, Rev. Mr. Martin, pastor of the Disciple church, officiating. Interment will follow in the cemetery at Sandy Lake.