Dorcas Ann Jocoy
Narragansett Times, Wakefield, RI, 4 January 1929, page 1.
Wakefield Resident dies on Monday.
Mrs. Dorcas Anna Whitford, wife of George C. Whitford, died Monday afternoon at her home, George street, Wakefield. She was in her 65th year.
Mrs. Whitford was born in North Kingstown, the daughter of John and Ruth (Allen) Jocoy. She had lived in Wakefield a number of years.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Whitford is survived by one daughter, Mrs. John Bosworth of Providence, and three sisters, Mrs. Elizabeth Carter of Providence, Mrs. Ida Knight of Washington and Mrs. Daniel F. Holland of Wakefield, also two brothers, Isaac Jocoy of Clayville, R.I. and J. Alonzo Jocoy of Pennsylvania.
Funeral service was held Thursday at 2 o'clock. Burial was in Oak Dell Cemetery in Peace Dale.