07 February 2012
Tombstone Tuesday ~ Bob Lott
Placed by his many friends, in memory of Bob Lott, Negro. Died Apr 13, 1913 Aged 55 years. A loyal citizen and faithful friend. "His skin was black but white his heart, Bob always tried to do his part."
From the Summit County Journal and Breckenridge Bulletin, 25 April 1913, page 1:
"Bob Lott, the only colored resident of Summit County, died in his cabin here Wednesday morning of dropsy. He was fifty-five years of age."