The gravesite of president and Mrs. Harry S. Truman

The gravesite of president and Mrs. Harry S. Truman

Visitors to the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library in Independence look over the grave of former president harry S. Truman on October 18, 1982. Truman’s wife, Bess, died on this day at the age of 97, and will be buried beside her husband in the library’s courtyard. (UPI Photo/Jeff Roberts/Files)