Miss Elva Pierce

Submitted by Donnie Pickard

Van Buren County Democrat

July 12, 1929

Miss Elva Pierce, aged 14, and daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Pierce of Heber Springs, was buried at the Pine Mountain cemetery Wednesday July 3d. Miss Elva met death by drowning the day before while wading in Red River in company of a cousin. Until a year ago the family resided in this community.