Myrtle Smith, Widow of Mt. V. Doctor, Dies
Mrs. Myrtle Smith of 1800 Isabella, widow of the late Dr. Robert
Smith, died at 2:00 p.m. Monday at Good Samaritan Hospital, where she had been a
patient for the past four weeks.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. at Myers
Chapel. The Rev. Lloyd Trotter and the Rev. Bird Green will officiate and burial
will be in Oakwood cemetery. The body will remain at Myers Chapel where friends
may call at any time until the funeral hour.
Mrs. Smith, the daughter of John Robert and Lizzie (Owens) Green was a lifetime
resident of Jefferson county. In December, 1935, she was married to Dr. Robert Smith
who preceded her in death November 16, 1949. She was a member of the East Hickory
Hill Baptist church.
Surviving are three sisters, Mrs. Maud Adams of Bluford, Mrs. Gladys Wood of
Mt. Vernon and Mrs. Lela Riemenschneider of Marshalltown, Iowa, and three
brothers, James Green of Ames, Iowa, Travis Green of Bluford and Wayne
Green of Waltonville.
Mt. Vernon Register News
June 5th, 1956
Submitted by: Mary Jane Ohms