Mary Frances Scott Smith
Mrs. Mary F. Smith, wife of M. A. (Dick) Smith, died at her home,
304 Walnut Street, late yesterday afternoon. She was 74 years old.
Funeral services will be held at 10 am Wednesday at the Myers chapel,
122 North Tenth street, with Rev. Cyrus Maulding officiating. Interment
will be made in the Williams cemetery.
The body will remain at the chapel until the funeral hour.
Mrs. Smith was born in Jefferson county April 17, 1862, a daughter of
Mack and Delilah (Hunt) Scott. On March 2, 1886 she was united in marriage
with Mr. Smith in this city. She had lived here for the past 53 years.
Surviving besides her husband are two sons, Robert C. and Milton M. Smith,
both of Mt. Vernon; one daughter, Mrs. Alva Merritt, Mt Vernon; and one
sister Mrs. R. J. Bullock of St. Louis, Mo.
Source: Mt. Vernon Register News
Date: 18 Aug 1936
Submitted by: Teresa Wilson Rogers
Relationship = Great-great granddaughter