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Earl L. C. Smith

Earl L. C. Smith, 76, of RFD 6, Mt. Vernon, died at 10:00 a.m.. 
today at Good Samaritan Hospital. For 20 years, Mr. Smith was associated with 
Benoist Hardware Store and for 10 years he was with the Mammoth Department 

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday at Myers 
Chapel. Burial will be in Pleasant Grove cemetery. The body will lie in state 
at Myers Chapel where friends may call after 4:00 p.m. Wednesday. 

Mr. Smith was born December 21, 1887, in Jefferson county, the son 
of W. Harris and Louisa (Glassman) Smith. In 1916, he was married to 
Carrie Milburn who survives. He is also survived by two sons, 
Milburn H. Smith of Granite City, and Cranston D. Smith of Mt. Vernon; a 
brother, Fred Smith; a sister, Mrs. Ruby Jacobs, both of Mt. Vernon; and 
seven grandchildren. 

Mr. Smith was past superintendent of the Sunday School at Pleasant 
Grove Methodist church. He had served as president of the Burial Association. 

Mt. Vernon Register News
June 4th, 1963
Submitted by: Mary Jane Ohms
July 5, 2001

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