Emmett Blood obituary from the 02-22-1961 Lawrence Journal World…
Emmett Blood 57, of near Haysville, dies Tuesday at a Wichita hospital.
He was vice president of Haysville State Bank and president of Haysville Elevator & Supply Co.
He had been vice chairman until a recent illness, of Wichita-Sedgwick County Metropolitan Area Planning Commission. He also was a member of Kansas Agricultural Stabilization Committee.
Survivors include his widow, Constance; a son Gerald Blood, partner in the orchard projects; and a sister, Mrs Joe A. Martin, Wichita.
Funeral services will be Friday at Bethany Methodist Church.
Obituary from the Wichita Eagle…
Report of death yesterday of Emmett Blood, long-time Haysville orchardist, at age 57. Born December 26, 1903 on the 160 acre farm near Haysville on which his grandfather settled in the 1870s (Gilman Blood). Father was the late George Blood, survived by wife, Constance, a son, Gerald E., 6222 South Broadway, a sister and sister-in-law, both in Wichita (named), and three grandchildren.