Vinton Eagle; December 23, 1908
William Deardoff, died at the home of his niece, Mrs. Henry Fintel, in Garrison Tuesday morning at 2 o'clock. He was about 60 years of age and was a brother of the late T. K. Deardoff. For a number of years he was engaged in the carpentry business here but of late was unable to work on account of poor health. He was an uncle of Mrs. John Fisher, Mrs. Stewart Hannah, Mrs. Sam Whipple and Mrs. Ernest Albert of this city.
The funeral was held this morning from the Christian church in this city. Interment was in Willmington cemetery. Brother of Thomas K. Deardoff.}