Paducah Sun Democrat April 3, 1941
Justin Harlan, 94, Oldest Lyon County Citizen, Dies at Home
Kuttawa, Ky. April 3--Justin Harlan, 94, the oldest citizen of Lyon county, died ere Wednesday at the home of his daughter, Mrs. W.D. Maddox. He was postmaster of Kuttawa during the presidency of William McKinley.
He was a native of Marshall, Ill. coming to Kuttawa in 1882. He was from a long line of Republican politicians, his father, Justin Harlan, having been a law partner of Abraham Lincoln in Springfield, Ill.
Funeral services will be held at Glenn's funeral home Friday at 3:30 p.m. and burial will follow in the Kuttawa cemetary.
Besides his daughter, there are the following survivors: five grandchildren, Scott Harlan of Birmingham, Al. Mrs. S. T. Collier of Kuttawa, Mrs. Dalton Woodall of Paducah, Mrs. Powell Woodall of Kuttawa, and William Harlan Maddox
of Kuttawa, five great-grandchildren, Mary and Jack Harlan, Birmingham, Al. and Lucinda, Paducah.
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