Cornish, Hettie Gene d. 29 Jul 1919 41 yrs. R 65 S 161-N
Cornish. On Tuesday, July 29, 1919, at 4 a.m., at Sibley Hospital, H. Gene Cornish, beloved wife of Mellin E. Cornish. Funeral services at Anacostia M.E. Church on Thursday, July 31, at 2:30 p.m. Relatives and friends invited. Interment Congressional cemetery.
  Cornish, Mellice E. d. 7 Jun 1959 88 yrs. R 65 S 162-N
Cornish, Mellice E. On Sunday, June 7, 1959, at his residence, 2256 High st. se., Mellice E. Cornish, the beloved husband of Marnie H. Cornish, father of Lucille Scaggs, Gladys Dick, Florence Simpson, Melvin and Vernon Hamby. Funeral from the Simmons Brothers Funeral Home, 1661 Good Hope rd. se. (parking facilities), on Wednesday, June 10, at 1:30 p.m. Services at Anacostia Methodist Church at 2 p.m. Interment Congressional Cemetery.