Funeral services for John Henry Lock, 49, of 717 Westchester, will be held at 3:30 p.m. tomorrow at Cage-Mills Funeral Chapel with the Rev. A. C. Bell, pastor of First Methodist Church, officiating.
Burial will be in Seaside Memorial Park.
Lock was dead on arrival at a local hospital after he was found shot in the head about 4:44 p.m. yesterday [March 28, 1961] in his back yard.
Justice of the Peace W. A. Gilleland ruled death due to a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Lock was found by his wife, who heard a shot and ran out of the house to find him lying on the ground. A pistol was found lying beside him.
A resident here 13 years, he was an unemployed truck driver. He was a native of California.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Evelyn Lock; his mother, Mrs. John Lock of Lodi, Calif., and two brothers, James of Midland and Arthur of California.