Fred Lucas Smith
Fred Lucas SMITH died at 9:10 p.m. Sunday at his home on RFD 5, Mt. Vernon,
at the age of 64 years, one month and 22 days. Funeral services will be
held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Myers Chapel. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.
The body will lie in state at Myers Chapel where friends may call after 4:00 p.m.
Mr. SMITH was born February 6, 1901, in Gallatin County, the son of
William H. and Nannie (TAYLOR) SMITH. In 1927, at Nashville, Ill., he was married
to Mina D. DAVIS, who survives. He is also survived by three brothers, C. Edward SMITH
of this city, Frank SMITH of Dixon, Ill., and Walter SMITH of Texas; two sisters,
Mrs. Mabel SOLLIS of Dixon, Ill., and Mrs. Marie RUNNELS of Nashville, Tenn.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, George, Willie and
John SMITH, and a sister, Mary. Mr. SMITH was a retired carpenter.
Source: The Register News
Date: Monday, March 29, 1965
Submitted by: Mary Zinzilieta