Date: Sunday, March 26, 1905 Paper: Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA) Page: 3
"Mrs. Mary E. Pope. Memphis, Tenn., March 25, - Mrs. Mary E. Pope, aged 85 years, founder of the "Southern Mothers," and one of the pioneer women of Memphis died at the Mary Galloway Home this morning at 9 o'clock. The cause of death was old age."
Inscription: Poet and founder of St. Mary's Episcopal School, Memphis, Tenn 1847.