Lorene A. Smith
Lorene A. Smith, 84, of Mt. Vernon died 9:10 a.m. Oct. 19, 2004, at
Jeffersonian Care Center in Mt. Vernon. Mrs. Smith was born July 27, 1920,
in Benton to William Arthur and Leona Maude (Wilkerson) Strain. She
married Harold H. Smith; he died Nov. 12, 1976.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday at Calvary United Pentecostal
Church, 114 S. 25th St. in Mt. Vernon. Steven Edwards will officiate. Burial
will follow at Kirk Cemetery in Ina. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today
and after 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Calvary United Pentecostal Church in Mt. Vernon.
Mrs. Smith is survived by a daughter-in-law, Gail Smith of Mt. Vernon;
three grandsons, Matthew Smith of Mt. Vernon, Andrew Smith of Mt.
Vernon and Jonathan Smith of Mt. Vernon; a brother, William Strain of
California; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and a son, M. Keith Smith,
who died Jan. 28, 2004.
Mrs. Smith was a member of Calvary United Pentecostal Church in Mt. Vernon.
Memorials in her memory may be made to Calvary United Pentecostal Church. Johnston
Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon is in charge of arrangements; you may call 242-0604 for
Date: 23 Oct 2004
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman