graves, but rather of their companionship with
the angels. Our friend has rejoined his godly
ancestors, his devout children ; but, more than
all, he has met his Redeemer, and so, as we
trust, will be " ever with the Lord."
A large body of mourners attended the re-
mains to their last resting-place, the West
There, by the side of the wife and children
who had preceded him to the heavenly inherit-
ance, we laid him away till the morning of the
" I am the resurrection and the life; he that
believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall
he live ; and whosoever liveth and believeth in
me shall never die."