OBITUARY EXTRACTS

From the Jacksonville, IL Newspapers
1 Jan 1976 thru 31 Dec 1996




Warren Haley reviewed all of the obituaries which appeared in the Jacksonville papers during the 21 year period of 1 Jan 1976 thru the end of Dec. 1996. His note: "I could have missed some or lost some over the years.... but not many. I have an alphabetical listing (contained in two 3-inch notebook binders) by year. I made the notebooks up at the end of each year before I filed the extracted information in my file cabinet." Thanks Warren for all of the work you put into collecting the information given here and again now for making the extracted information available to MAGA researchers. A big thank you also goes to Dan Tholen who has graciously offered to help Warren get all of the data typed to be put online.If you find errors which need correcting or have information to be added to one of the extracts, you may forward same to my email address.


SMART, Bertha L. (Conkright); b. 25 Jun 1915, Pearl, IL; d. 3 Mar 1991, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Green Pond Cem., Pearl, IL; Resident of Pearl; M. Kenneth Smart on 1 May 1937 in Pittsfield, IL: Fa.: Frank Conkright; Mo.: Rosa Zumwalt; Survived by her husband; one son: Jesse Smart of Bloomington; two grandchildren; and one brother: Earl Conkright of Cottage Hills; Preceded by one grandson.

SMART, Dorathea Elizabeth (Narr) Schramm; b. 27 Nov 1897, Waverly, IL; d. 9 Sep 1977, Springfield, IL: bu.: East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of Waverly; M. (1) Unknown Schramm (date & place not given); (2) James Smart (date & place not given); Fa.: Edward Narr; Mo.: Elizabeth Parkin; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Marian Getts of Belleview, WA; a son: Edward Schramm of Normal; a sister: Mrs. Mary Chism of Waverly; six grand and 10 great-grandchildren.

SMART, Everett Wayne; b. 26 Sep 1917; d. 26 Mar 1987, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Griggsville Cem., Griggsville, IL; Resident of Griggsville; M. Doris Fern Morton on 8 Sep 1943 in Vandalia, MO; Fa.: Andrew Jackson Smart; Mo.: Myrtle Reel; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Eddie (Judith) Smiley of New Port Richey, FL, Mrs. Vern (Sharon) Rumple of Quincy, Joyce Leighton of Pittsfield; two sons: David and Scott, both at home; one brother: Kenneth Smart of Pearl; two sisters: Hazel Smith of Milton and Leta Cloninger of Pearl; and 11 grandchildren; Preceded by one son: Gary Smart.

SMART, J. Kenneth; b. 4 Aug 1909, Milton, IL; d. 16 Sep 1994, Bloomington, IL; bu.: Green Pond Cem., rural Pearl, IL; Resident of rural Pearl; M. Bertha Conkright on 1 May 1937 in Pittsfield, IL, she died 3 Mar 1991; Fa.: Andrew J. Smart; Mo.: Myrtle Reel; Survived by one son: Jesse R. Smart of Bloomington; one sister: Mrs. Leta Cloninger of Pearl; and two grandchildren; Preceded by one brother; one sister; and one grandson.

SMART, James M.; b. 2 Oct 1896, Troy, AL; d. 18 Jan 1985, Girard, IL; bu.: East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of Waverly; M. Dorathea Narr on 20 Jun 1930, she died 9 Sep 1977; Fa.: John Smart; Mo.: Emily Reeves; Survived by one daughter: Marion Smart Getts of Glendale, CA; one stepson: Edward Schramm, Lakeland, FL; and six grandchildren; Preceded by five brothers and four sisters.

SMART, Melissa Helen (Chumley); b. 3 Mar 1890, Milton, IL; d. 9 Oct 1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: French Cem., near Milton, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; and also a longtime resident of Grey Bull, WY; M. Edward Smart on 30 Mar 1910 in Milton, IL, he preceded in death; Fa.: John Thomas Chumley; Mo.: Cynthia Drake; Survivors include the following nieces and nephews: Ed Chumley, Paul Chumley, Perk Chumley and Mrs. Andrew Ridder, all of Jacksonville; James Chumley of St. Louis, MO, John Chumley of White Hall and Mrs. Bob Alexander of SC; Preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.

SMAY, Leslie H. Sr.; b. 28 Aug 1891, Beardstown, IL; d. 16 Sep 1976, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Versailles Cem., Versailles, IL; Resident of Jersey Co. Convalescent Care Center; M. (not given); Fa.: Wesley Smay; Mo.: (not given); Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Allie (Ellen) Bryant of Murrayville, Mrs. Jesse (Ruth) Percell of Eldred and Mrs. Robert (Betty) Stallman of Sparta, OH; five sons: Paul of Virginia, Leslie Jr. of Kane, Curtis of Cottage Hills, Leo of Hartford and Roy Smay of Mt. Sterling; a stepdaughter: Mrs. Gloria Moody of Mt. Sterling; 31 grand and 26 great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sons; a step-son; three sisters and four brothers.

SMAY, Stanley L.; b. 8 Aug 1935, Versailles, IL; d. 30 Sep 1979, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Greenmont Cem., Quincy, IL; Resident of Quincy; M. Gladys Clemons in 1971 at Quincy, IL; Fa.: Lloyd Smay; Mo.: Ruth Newell; Survived by his wife; his mother of Quincy; a twin brother: Sidney of Macomb; and a sister: Harriett Busen of Jacksonville.

SMEDLEY, Charles Ivor; b. 24 Mar 1919, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 31 Aug 1995, Hammond, IN; Bu.: Gillette Cem., near Rushville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Burnham; formerly of Schuyler Co., IL; M. (not given); Fa.: Chester Smedley; Mo.: Mary Mohlenbruck; Survived by one son: Charles Smedley of Hornlake, MS; one daughter: Jean Carmean of Galesburg; five grand and two great-grandchildren; and one brother: Jack Smedley of Beardstown; Preceded by two brothers: George and Henry.

SMEDLEY, Edna L. (Watts); b. 7 Nov 1904, Macoupin Co., IL; d. 29 Oct 1984, Beardstown, IL; bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; M. Jack Smedley (date & place not given); Fa.: Ezekiel Watts; Mo.: Ida Alyce Hartford; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Donald (Alyce) Fletcher of Frederick; five grand and nine great-grandchildren; two brothers; a sister; a niece; and two nephews; Preceded in death by a son and two brothers.

SMEDLEY, Gordon Leroy; b. 12 Feb 1897, Menard Co., IL; d. 11 Mar 1978, Springfield, IL: bu.: (cremated) Ashland Cem., Ashland, IL: Resident of Ashland; M. Mary Daniels (date & place not given); Fa.: Thomas Smedley; Mo.: Emma Ratliff; Survived by his wife; these children: Florence Gephart of Springfield and Wanda Huff and Gordon Smedley of Ashland; 14 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; Preceded by two brothers and four sisters.

SMEDLEY, Henrietta (Johnson); b. 22 May 1910, ND; d. 5 Oct 1986, Springfield, IL: bu.: Ashland City Cem., Ashland, IL: Resident of Springfield; formerly of Ashland; M. Ernest Smedley (date & place not given), he died in 1965; Fa.: Henry Johnson; Mo.: Hannah Thielen; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Eugene (Ruth) Szerletich of Springfield; 8 grand and 10 great-grandchildren; one brother: Paul of Springfield; Preceded by one daughter in infancy; one sister: Dora Davis; and two brothers: Robert and Andrew.

SMEDLEY, Mary E. (Beard); b. 30 Dec 1890, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 15 Jun 1983, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Oak Grove Cem.; Resident of Beardstown; M. George Smedley (date & place not given); Fa.: Bruce Beard; Mo.: Alice Shelley; Survived by her husband; three daughters: Florence Domke of Hammond, IN, Beulah Kampo of Gainsville, FL, and Edna Bronaas of Paxton; four grand and eight great-grandchildren; three sisters: Weeealthy Oetgen of Canton, Grace Lintner of Beardstown, and Emma Walton of rushville; several nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by two brothers; three sisters; one son; and one grandson.

SMEDLEY, May (Daniel); b. 13 Apr 1905, Newmansville, IL; d. 26 Nov 1996, Virginia, IL; bu.: City Cem., Ashland, IL; Resident of Virginia; formerly of Ashland; M. Gordon Leroy Smedley on 10 Oct 1922 in Springfield, IL, he died 11 Mar 1978; Fa.: Charles Daniel; Mo.: Mary Johnson; Survived by a son: Gordon (wife, Winnie) of Ashland; two daughters: Mrs. James (Florence) Gephart of Springfield and Mrs. Gerald (Wanda) Huff of Virginia; 14 grand, 19 great-grand, 4 step great-grand and three great-great-grandchildren; a sister: Marie Shortridge of Philadelphia; a brother: Walter S. Daniel of Philadelphia; a sister-in-law: Fenella Daniel fo Philadelphia; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two grandchildren; and a brother: Orie Daniel.

SMEDLY, Grace C. (Hardy); b. 27 Oct 1901, Springfield, IL; d. 12 Nov 1993, Beardstown, IL; bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Beardstown; M. Jacob Washington Smedly on 29 Nov 1919, he died in 1975; Fa.: Albert Wallace Hardy; Mo.: Luella Wick; Survived by one son: Gene Smedly of Beardstown; three daughters: Atha Snyder of Aledo, Ledith Padgett of Clarksdale, AZ and Georgia Brown of Lansing, MI; eight grand, 17 great-grand and four great-great-grandchildren; and one brother: Frank Hardy of Canton; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

SMEDLY, Jacob Thomas; b. 3 Dec 1936, Bainbridge, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 8 Sep 1991, Springfield, IL; bu.: Gillette Cem., Schuyler Co., IL; Army Veteran; Resident of Frederick, IL; M. Velma White on 17 Nov 1972 in Beardstown, IL; Fa.: William A. Smedly; Mo.: Edna Loring; Survived by his wife; his mother of Rushville; two stepsons: Stephen D. Browning of Brookfield, MO and Roger L. Mallicoat II of Beardstown; two stepdaughters: Mrs. Wesley (Deborah) Young and Mrs. Donald (Leah) Malone, both of Beardstown; 10 grandchildren; and two brothers: Larry and John Smedly, both of Frederick; Preceded by his father and one stepdaughter: Susan D. Browning.

SMITH, A. Louise (Waltrip); b. 25 Oct 1913, Wrights, IL; d. 26 Mar 1989, Wood River, IL; Bu.: Hickory Grove Cem., Wrights, IL; Resident of Meadowbrook, IL; M. Ray William Smith on 16 Oct 1948 in Alton, IL, he died 7 Feb 1980; Fa.: Charley Waltrip; Mo.: Effie Stone; Survived by a son: Billy R. Smith of Cottage Hills; a daughter: Beck Smith of Meadowbrook; two grandchildren: Jason and Ericka Smith of Meadowbrook; two brothers: Mike Waltrip of Jacksonville and Lewis Waltrip of White Hall; and two sisters: Ruth Mann of Jacksonville and Ellen Lee of Chatsworth, CA; Preceded by four brothers.

SMITH, Addie Lee (Witham); b. 26 Feb 1904, Creelsboro, KY; d. 7 Jun 1994, Jacksonville, IL: Bu.: Island Grove Cem., Sangamon Co., IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Thomas E. Smith on 1 Oct 1922, he died 21 Jan 1970; Fa.: Clay Witham; Mo.: Lieu Bell; Survived by two sons: Bishop Wendell Smith of Illiopolis and Edward Smith of Jacksonville; two daughters: Helen Downs of Jacksonville and Ruth Ann Williams of Huntsville, MO; one stepson: Harold Smith of Jacksonville; and many grand and great-grandchildren; Preceded by her parents; two brothers: Prentice Witham and V. Walter Witham; and two sisters: Annie Bell and Evelyn Koehler.

SMITH, Agnes Ann (O'Donnell); b. 5 Aug 1927, Jacksonville, IL; d. 15 Nov 1981, Chicago, IL; bu.: (not given); Resident of Winchester, IL; M. John W. Smith on 23 Aug 1947 in Winchester, IL; Fa.: Dana O'Donnell; Mo.: Gertrude Metzger; Surviving are her parents and her husband, all of Winchester; and the following children: Mrs. James (Marilyn) Meyers of McHenry, Barbara Ann Smith, Mrs. Doug (Janet) Butler, Steven Smith and Elaine Smith, all of Springfield, Timothy Smith and Maria Annette Smith, both of Winchester; three grandchildren; and the following brothers and sisters: Mrs. Regina Hubbard of Sherman, Margaret O'Donnell of Springfield, Mrs. William (Lorraine) Watt of rural Murrayville, Mrs. Thomas (Marcella) Giles of Round Rock, TX, George O'Donnell of Winchester, Patrick O'Donnell of McLeran, Mrs. Jack (Mary Lou) Finks of Furlong, PA; James and Joe O'Donnell of Winchester, Emmett O'Donnell of Elk Grove, Mrs. Robert (Virginia) Coughlin of South Africa and Mrs. Paul (Janice) Keefner of Springfield; Preceded in death by a sister.

SMITH, Alan Lee; b. 14 Nov 1926, Jacksonville, IL; d. 5 Mar 1979, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: St. Bartholomew Cem., Murrayville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Mary Agnes Ring on 25 Aug 1951; Fa.: Otto G. Smith; Mo.: Jane Penn; Survived by his wife; a brother: Wayne of Jacksonville; one nephew: Larry Alan Smith of Jacksonville; and a niece: Jeris Reid of Albuquerque, NM.

SMITH, Albert H.; b. 1 May 1902, Alexander, IL; d. 15 Jan 1989, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Freda Massey on 29 Sep 1920, she died 2 Aug 1980; Fa.: Arthur Smith; Mo.: Alice Parkin; Survived by one daughter-in-law: Alice Smith of Jacksonville; two grandsons: Rick Smith of Franklin and Doug Smith of Jacksonville; four great-grandchildren: Cara Smith of Jacksonville, Kyle and Phillip Smith of Franklin and Richie Seymour of Franklin; one brother: Clarence Smith of Jacksonville; and two sisters: Edna Woods of Alton and Esther McGee of Lincoln; Preceded by one son: Wallace Smith; and one sister.

SMITH, Albert J.; b. 4 Nov 1900, Milton, IL; d. 11 Mar 1977, White Hall, IL; bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; M. Sylvia Painter on 5 Jun 1944 in Normal, IL; Fa.: Gotlieb Smith; Mo.: Pauline Pfenninger; Survived by his wife; preceded by a brother.

SMITH, Alberta L. (Krieg); b. 19 Jan 1924, rural Virginia, IL; d. 25 Aug 1995, Virginia, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Virginia; M. G. Duane Smith on 2 Jun 1946 in Ashland, IL; Fa.: Erick W. Krieg; Mo.: Edith L. Oetgen; Survived by her husband; two sons: Russell (wife, Karen) Smith and Randy (wife, Arlene) Smith of Virginia; a daughter: Mrs. Ron (Nancy) Knous of Petersburg; six grandchildren; three brothers: Chester W. of Virginia, William E. of Rockford and Erick W. Jr. of Jacksonville; three sisters: Mrs. Robert (Ruth) Saylor of New Berlin, Mrs. Jim (Naomi) Cox of Virginia and Carolyn Fouts of Macomb; and several nieces and nephews.

SMITH, Alice (Snead); b. 25 Sep 1892, Louisiana, MO; d. 20 Apr 1985, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse; M. (not given); Fa.: Samuel Snead; Mo.: Margaret Headrick; Survived by one son: A. V. Smith of Roodhouse; two grand and three great-grandchildren; three brothers: Donald Snead and R. E. "Ted" Snead, both of Roodhouse and Grendville Snead of Cape Girardeau, MO; and one sister: Mildred Turner of Normandy, MO; Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

SMITH, Alice (Campbell); b. 22 Mar 1924, Winchester, IL; d. 10 Apr 1991, Springfield, IL: Bu.: Franklin Cem., Franklin, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Frank Kenneth Smith on 10 Oct 1957 in Jacksonville, IL, he died in Oct. 1971; Fa.: Otis M. Campbell; Mo.: Lillie Lowe; Survived by two brothers: Eugene Campbell of Las Vegas and Donald Campbell of Kissee Mills, MO; two sisters: Charlotte Stansville and Marge Murphy, both of Jacksonville; and many nieces and nephews.

SMITH, Alice LaVerne (Wilhite); b. 5 Aug 1944, Jacksonville, IL; d. 24 Sep 1994, Branson, MO; bu.: Hickory Grove Cem., near Wrights, IL; Resident of Greenfield, IL; M. Jon Baldes Smith on 7 Aug 1982 at Chambersburg, IL; Fa.: William LaVerne Wilhite; Mo.: Thelma Alice Pouder; Survived by her husband; three daughters: Mrs. Charles (T.K.) Jennings of Hettick, Mrs. Marc (Mona) Plogger of Greenfield and Gina Bunch of Jacksonville; two grandsons; one granddaughter; and two brothers: Ray Wm. and Larry Glen Wilhite, both of Meredosia; Preceded by one daughter: Susan Renee Bunch.

SMITH, Aline M. (Lair); b. 9 Dec 1910, Jacksonville, IL; d. 19 Apr 1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; A former resident of Franklin, IL; M. Harold G. Smith on 15 Dec 1926 in Winchester, IL, he died 30 Apr 1985; Fa.: Tom J. Lair; Mo.: Elizabeth Pollack; Survived by one son: Richard Smith of Franklin; three granddaughters: Julie K. Kunzeman of Concord, Pamela Lacey of Springfield and Nancy Bettis of Rockford; one great-granddaughter: Renee Kunzeman; three great-grandsons: Gregory, Jason and Jeffery Bettis; and one brother: Harold Lair of Jacksonville; Preceded by one son: Glenn; and one sister.

SMITH, Alice Rosannah (Quinn); b. 2 Jan 1912, Cooperstown, IL; d. 26 Nov 1996, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Cooperstown, IL; Resident of Beardstown; formerly of Cooperstown; M. (not given); Fa.: Ark Quinn Sr.; Mo.: Rosa C. Parks; Survived by a daughter: Anita Simmerman of Des Moines, IA; a brother: Ark Quinn Jr. of Mt. Sterling; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers: Dale and Parke Quinn.

SMITH, Allan Clinton; b. 2 Aug 1898, Jacksonville, IL; d. 12 Feb 1986, Hartford, CT; Bu.: Hartford, CT; resident of Hartford, CT; M. Alice Olrich (date & place not given), she died in 1974; Parents: (not given); Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Alice Smith Templeton of West Hartford, CT and Mrs. Ann Fairbank Pangman of Toronto, Ontario, Canada; and five grandchildren; Member of CT Historical Society, CT Society of Founders and Patriots, Founders of Hartford Society, Sons of the American Revolution and Society of the Colonial Wars.

SMITH, Allie M. (Wheeler); b. 4 Sep 1888, Pearl, IL; d. 2 Apr 1992, Milton, IL; Bu.: Hess Cem., near Pearl,, IL; Resident of Pearl, IL; M. Jesse Clarence Smith on 5 Feb 1908 in Pearl, IL, he died 24 Jul 1980; Fa.: George Wheeler; Mo.: Dora Booth; Survived by one daughter: Ethel Castlebury of Plymouth; one son: Harold Smith of Pearl; seven grand, 15 great-grand and six great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son: Oren K. Smith; three sisters; and three brothers.

SMITH, Alma I. (Ogle); b. 6 Nov 1897, Arcadia, IL; d. 25 Apr 1977, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Arcadia Cem., Arcadia, IL; Resident of Springfield, IL; M. Oscar H. Smith on 19 Sep 1919, he died 10 Apr 1977; Fa.: Harry E. Ogle; Mo.: Hattie Smith; Survived by these brothers and sister: Lloyd G. Ogle of Gamaliel, AR, Paul D. Ogle of Laura, IL and Edna Eden of Glendale, CA; nieces and nephews.

SMITH, Alma May (Martin); b. 8 Aug 1910, Shell City, MO; d. 17 Mar 1982, White Hall, IL; Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; M. Earl E. Smith on 23 Jul 1955 in Roodhouse, IL; Fa.: Elmer Martin; Mo.: Hattie Hazelwood; Surviving are her husband; two brothers: William Martin of White Hall and John Burton Martin of Benld; A brother and sister preceded her in death.

SMITH, Alsey Reece; b. 11 Oct 1886, Alsey, IL; d. 25 Jan 1990, Godfrey, IL; bu.: Glasgow Cem., Glasgow, IL; Resident of Godfrey; formerly of Glasgow, IL; M. Grace Henry (date & place not given), she preceded in death; Fa.: Newton Smith; Mo.: Hattie Barnett; Survived by a granddaughter: Carolyn Davis of Godfrey; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two sons: Jack C. and Alsey Ray; two brothers and a half-brother.

SMITH, Alta (Porter); b. 13 Jun 1895, Brown Co., IL; d. 17 Oct 1979, Rushville, IL; bu.: Ripley Cem., Ripley, IL; Resident of Ripley, IL; M. Jesse R. Smith on 12 Apr 1914 in Ripley, IL; Fa.: James J. Porter; Mo.: Mary Anna Wagner; Survived by her husband; two sons: John of Petersburg and Harold of Rushville; three grand, seven great-grand and four great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by three sisters and two brothers.

SMITH, Alta (Gregory); b. 17 Jan 1904, Scott Co., IL; d. 23 Feb 1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; Resident of Winchester; M. Milo Smith on 4 Oct 1923 in Winchester, IL, he died in 1954; Fa.: William Gregory; Mo.: Mary Bunch; Survived by a niece: Doris Ann Hoots; a great-nephew: Gregory Hoots; and a sister-in-law: Catherine Brown, all of Winchester; Preceded in death by three brothers.

SMITH, Alma Lee (Johnson); b. 29 Jan 1899, Scottsville, KY; d. 20 Aug 1985, Springfield, IL; bu.: Campbell Cem., south of Loami, IL; Resident of New Berlin, IL; formerly of Loami, IL; M. Beverly L. Smith in 1920 at Scottsville, KY, he died 13 Mar 1958; Fa.: William Fletcher Johnson; Mo.: Martha Jane Roark; Survived by three sisters: Annie Mae Harmon of Glasgow, KY, Irene Whitman of Louisville, KY and Grace Hovey of Petersburg; several nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by two brothers: Henry Buell Johnson and Robert William Johnson; and two sisters: Hautie Oliver and Ruby Cox.

SMITH, Alvin L. Jr.; b. 9 May 1944, Jacksonville, IL; d. 27 Sep 1993, Houston, TX; Bu.: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL; Vietnam War Marine Corps. Veteran; Resident of Houston, TX; M. Jarice Johnson (date & place not given); Fa.: Alvin L. Smith Sr.; Mo.: Flonie Martin; Survived by one daughter: Terrisa Smith of rural Winchester; his father and stepmother: Alvin L. Smith Sr. and Berniece I. Smith, both of Jacksonville; one sister: Mary Guthrie Hill of Atlanta, GA; and a number of aunts and uncles, one niece and three nephews.

SMITH, Amos M.; b. 2 Jun 1922, Beardstown, IL; d. 5 Jan 1989, Beardstown, IL; bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL (Veterans Section); WWII Marine Corps Veteran; M. (not given); Fa.: Theodore Smith; Mo.: Susannah Stainsby; Survived by three sons: Russell of Meredosia, Paul of Hammond, IN and Byron of Stratton, GA; a daughter: Martha Millington of Creve Couer, IL; 13 grandchildren; two sisters: Margaret Hageman of Beardstown and Mary Newman of Meredosia; and two brothers; J. Smith of Beardstown and Francis of Joliet; Preceded by his parents and two brothers.

SMITH, Anna Allyne (McGuffin); b. 9 Feb 1899, Springfield, IL; d. 19 Jan 1988, Ft. Wayne, IN; bu.: Bluffs, IL; Resident of Ft. Wayne, IN; formerly of Bluffs, IL; M. Joe Taylor Smith (date & place not given), he died 2 Feb 1977; Fa.: Walter McGuffin; Mo.: Olive Fortune; Survived by a son: George R. of Ft. Wayne; three grand and two great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Anna Bernice (Rice); b. 11 Dec 1903, Jacksonville, IL; d. 19 Feb 1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu.; Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Clifford Smith on 21 Mar 1933; Fa.: James R. Rice; Mo.: Susie Blackwell; Survived by her husband; two sisters: Virginia Padgett of Springfield and Pauline Davison of Waverly; Preceded by two brothers.

SMITH, Anna Marie (Miller) Miller; b. 8 Aug 1918, Pearl, IL; d. 10 May 1996, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Green Pond Cem., near Pearl, IL; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. (1) Alvin Miller in 1935, he died in Apr. 1958; (2) Harry Smith Jr. in 1963, he died in July 1974; Fa.: Arthur Miller; Mo.: Frances Willey; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Paul (Nancy) Collard of Pittsfield; one son: Jeral (wife, Judy) Miller of rural Milton; seven grand and 13 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; one brother: Floyd Miller of Pittsfield; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two great-grandsons; one sister: Margurite Donohoo; and two brothers: Lloyd and Russell Miller.

SMITH, Arthur; b. 28 Jul 1898; d. 25 Oct 1982, White Hall, IL; bu.: City Cem., Carrollton, IL; M. Nellie Harris (date & place not given), she died in 1963; Parents: (not given); There are no survivors.

SMITH, Arthur; b. 2 May 1921, Waukegan, IL; d. 7 Oct 1977, Jerseyville, IL; Bu.: Oak Grove Cem., Jerseyville, IL; Resident of Godfrey, IL; M. Lois King on 6 Sep 1959; Fa.: Clyde Smith; Mo.: Edna Betts; Survived by his wife; his mother of Tucson, AZ; a daughter: Mrs. Paul (Leanne) Bower of Quincy; a son: Steven of Payson; a stepdaughter: Mrs. Larry (Debbie) Sherwin of White Hall; a stepson: Michael Scoggins of Godfrey; eight grandchildren; two sisters: Billie Staub and JoAnn Otto, both of Quincy; and two brothers: Jack and Dale.

SMITH, Ashburn H.; b. 5 Sep 1905, near Waverly, IL; d. 25 Aug 1981, Springfield, IL; bu.: East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of Palmyra, IL; M. Verna Irene Shinpaugh in 1928, she died in 1979; Fa.: Wilburn Smith; Mo.: Pansy Slavens; Surviving are a son: Wilburn L. Smith of Patterson; a sister: Mrs. Darsy Reagel of Prescott, AZ; two brothers: Delbert and Elbert Smith, both of Girard; and four grandchildren.

SMITH, Audrey (Wishon); b. 1 May 1921; d. Jun 1988; Bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. Russell Smith on 1 Mar 1943 in Bowling Green, MO, he died 27 Jul 1982; Fa.: Roy Wishon; Mo.: Eva Ratham; Survived by a son: Michael; her mother; and a sister: Mary Logsdon, all of Beardstown; and several nieces.

SMITH, B. W.; b. 26 Aug 1897, Freeburg, IL; d. 28 Feb 1993, Beardstown, IL; bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; WWI Army Veteran; Resident of Beardstown; M. Ola Ellen Prough on 10 Jun 1924 in Urbana, IL; Fa.: Orlando Smith; Mo.: Nancy Chesney; Survived by his wife of Beardstown; one daughter: Katherine Smith of Beardstown; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by four brothers.

SMITH, B. Wayne "Bocky"; b. 17 Feb 1939, Jacksonville, IL; d. 25 Jul 1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. (not given); Fa.: William Dale Smith; Mo.: Mildred I. Souza; Survived by his mother of Jacksonville; two sons: Gary Scott Smith of Houston, TX and Brett Alan Smith of El Cajon, CA; a daughter: Cari Lynn Heffner of Houston, TX; two grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Richard (Jeraldine) Schermer of Pekin and Mrs. Larry (Lorraine) Scott of Riverton.

SMITH, Bernadine L. (Oyler); b. 21 Jul 1912, McLean Co., IL; d. 29 Feb 1988, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Park Hill Cem., Bloomington, IL; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. Earl Smith on 10 Jul 1963 in Virginia, IL, he died 29 Nov 1986; Fa.: Samuel Oyler; Mo.: Lida Sipes; Survived by a daughter; Sherry Stark of Bloomington; three stepsons: Raymond Smith of Quartz Hill, CA, Robert Smith of Lancaster, CA and Larry Smith of Kissimmee, FL; two stepdaughters: Jean Dunn of Springfield and Mary Rickard of Jacksonville; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a niece: Joyce Schweitver of Bradley.

SMITH, Bernard A.; b. 20 Sep 1905, Mt. Sterling, IL; d. 27 May 1983, Rushville, IL; bu.: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling; M. Reva Shaw on 9 May 1935 in St. Louis, MO; Fa.: Leonard F. Smith; Mo.: Mary J. McCade; Surviving are his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Gene (Sheryl) Coffman of Chicago; a brother: Richard D. Smith of Valdosta, GA; a sister: Mrs. Alice Murphy of Hot Springs, AR; and six grandchildren.

SMITH, Bernard M.; b. (not given), Palmyra, IL; d. 10 Aug 1981, St. Louis, MO; bu.: (not given); Resident of St. Louis, MO; M. (not given); Fa.: Arthur Smith; Mo.: Bertha Childs; Survived by his wife and three sons in MO; Two brothers: Clifford B. Smith of Jacksonville and Lowell Smith of Cincinnati, OH also survive; He was preceded in death by one sister and one brother.

SMITH, Berniece I. (Smith) Wortman; b. 29 Jan 1917, Versailles, IL; d. 2 Mar 1995, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Hersman Cem., near Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. (1) Arthur Wortman (date & place not given), he died in 1964; (2) Alvin L. Smith Sr. on 27 Nov 1969; Fa.: Abe Lewis Smith; Mo.: Elsie Mae Simmons; Survived by her husband; a son: James Arthur Wortman of rural Jacksonville; a stepdaughter: Mary Smith Guthrie of Atlanta, GA; 12 grand and two step grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; a brother: Dale H. Smith of Mt. Sterling; a sister: Allena Perry Phillips of Hersman; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by a stepson: Alvin Smith Jr.; a step granddaughter; a grandson; and two brothers: Raymond and Forest Lozell Smith.

SMITH, Bert; b. 13 Sep 1884, Greene Co., IL; d. 8 Nov 1976, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Richwoods Cem., east of Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; M. Edith Cummins on 8 Jan 1911; Fa.: Joseph Smith; Mo.: Martha Truitt; Survived by his wife; the following children: Adrian Smith of Grenada, CA, Russell Smith of Collinsville, Mrs. Homer (Lodell) Stone of Granite City and Mrs. Cordell (Elizabeth) Smith of Roodhouse; 12 grand and 23 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by three brothers and seven sisters.

SMITH, Bertha; b. 29 Dec 1894, Brown Co., IL; d. 12 Oct 1978, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Catholic Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling; Fa.: Andrew Smith; Mo.: Mary Vocker; Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Regina Hughes of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Helen Ford of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by three brothers and four sisters.

SMITH, Bertha May; b. 24 Jul 1897, Brown Co., IL; d. 16 Aug 1982, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Hebron Cem.; Resident of Perry, IL; Fa.: John W. Smith; Mo.: Clara Thiele; Surviving are three sisters: Mrs. Edith Bergman and Mrs. Helen Read, both of Perry; and Mrs. Glenna Young of Springfield; a brother: Wayne Smith of Perry; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by a sister and a brother.

SMITH, Betty (McGuire); b. 23 Oct 1940, Carlinville, IL; d. 14 Nov 1988, Waco, TX; bu.: Witt Cem., near Rockbridge, IL; Resident of Waco, TX; formerly fo Rockbridge, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: Glenn McGuire; Mo.: Mae Wyzard; Survived by a daughter: Loriann Arujo of Bellmead, TX; two sons: Albert Lee Smith and James Smith, both of Muskogee, OK; 11 grandchildren; a sister: Barbara Cox of Greenfield; and three brothers: Carl McGuire of Rockbridge, Frank McGuire of Atmore, AL and Howard McGuire of Jacksonville; Preceded by her parents; a daughter: Gloria Smith; and a sister: Melba McGuire.

SMITH, Betty J. (Bigley); b. 22 Jan 1954, Beardstown, IL; d. 31 Dec 1989, Quincy, IL; bu.: Hersman Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mendon, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: Herbert Bigley; Mo.: Alberta Roberts; Survived by her mother and stepfather: Alberta and W. O. Manar Jr. of Versailles; five children: Brent and Bret Bigley of Timewell and April, Brandon and Brock Smith, at home; a stepson: Larry Smith Jr. of Pittsfield; four brothers: Charles Bigley of Quincy, Kent Bigley of Timewell, Danny Bigley of Mt. Sterling and Kevin Bigley of Lamoore, CA; five sisters: Joan White of Pleasant Plains, Sharon Kissee of Quincy, Linda Smith of Clayton, Helen Calaway of Timewell and Kimberlee Bigley of Versailles; and several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles; Preceded by her father; one brother: Randy; and one nephew.

SMITH, Betty Joan (Alred); b. 20 Jan 1933, Manchester, IL; d. 13 Mar 1986, Springfield, IL: Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; Resident of Roodhouse; M. (not given); Fa.: Clifford Alred; Mo.: Lillie Israel; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Alan (Carol) Little of Jacksonville; two brothers: Clifford L. of Paxton and James of Roodhouse; three sisters: Mrs. Robert (Margaret) Edwards and Mrs. William (Helen) Kilchenman, both of OH, and Mrs. Alfred (Doris) Edwards of Belleville; Preceded by two sons: Kenny and Phillip Lee; and a sister.

SMITH, Betty Sue (Camp); b. 27 Mar 1933, Roodhouse, IL; d. 28 Nov 1983, Peoria, IL; Bu.: Glendale Memorial Gardens, Pekin, IL; Resident of Pekin, IL; M. Robert Smith (date & place not given); Fa.: Claude B. Camp; Mo.: Irene Nelson; Survivors include her husband; a son: Jeffrey; a daughter: Linda, all fo Pekin; three brothers: C. L. Camp of Versailles; Kenneth Camp of Rock Falls and Lloyd Camp fo Sterling; and a sister: Mary Spencer of San Antonio, TX; Her parents, a brother and a sister preceded in death.

SMITH, Beulah M. (Howland); b. 22 Apr 1898, Pike Co., IL; d. 9 Feb 1987, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Miller Cem., Atlas, IL; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. George Smith on 20 Sep 1916 in Pike Co., IL, he died in Feb. 1973; Fa.: Horace Howland; Mo.: Nancy Loutzenhiser; Survived by four sons: David and Harold, both of Pittsfield, George Jr. of Greely, CO and Herschel of Hull; eight daughters: Mrs. Lynn (Dorothy) Smith of Pleasant Hill, Mrs. Gladys Chaney of Jacksonville, Mrs. Guy (Margaret) Richards of Griggsville, Mrs. Charles (Betty) Crump of Thompson, MO, Mrs. Howard (Helen) Hull of Griggsville, Mrs. Scotty (Mildred) Smith of Pittsfield, Mrs. Arthur (Nancy) Brackett of Griggsville; 17 grand, 60 great-grand and one great-great-grandchild.

SMITH, Billy Lee; b. 27 May 1954, Harrisburg, IL; d. 8 Apr 1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; Fa.: Leo Eugene Smith; Mo.: Ilse Gertrude (maiden not given); Survived by a half-brother: Peter (wife, Adrienne) Puetzmann of Godfrey; Preceded by his parents.

SMITH, Blanche F. (Adams); b. 22 Sep 1889, Texahoma, OK; d. 4 Apr 1986, Mountain View, Mo; Bu.: Mountain View Cem.; Resident of Mountain View, MO; M. Milton Edgar Smith on 31 Dec 1908 in Texahoma, OK, he died in 1968; Fa.: Flavis Adams; Mo.: Emma (maiden not given); Survived by one daughter: Ruby Birge of Mountain View, MO; three sons: Roy of Springfield, MO, Nual E. of Jacksonville and Frank of Lebanon, MO; seven grand and nine great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Bruce A.; b. 21 Feb 1964, Quincy, IL; d. 18 Jul 1991, Indianapolis, IN; bu.: St. Alexius Catholic Cem., near Beardstown, IL; Resident of Indianapolis, IN; formerly of Beardstown, IL; M. Trina Ruppel on 3 Oct 1987 in Beardstown, IL; Fa.: Carl Smith; Mo.: Jane Boehl; Survived by his wife of Indianapolis; his father and stepmother: Carl and Lynne Smith of Beardstown; his stepfather and mother: Less and Jane Fawcett of Newark, MO; his maternal grandparents; one brother: Steven Smith of Beardstown; and one sister: Janice Jamison of Beardstown.

SMITH, C. R. "Bing"; b. 20 Aug 1918, Perry, IL; d. 30 Dec 1990, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem., Beardstown, IL; WWII Army Veteran; resident of Beardstown; M. Dorothy Daugherty on 29 Aug 1940 in St. Louis, MO; Fa.: Raymond Smith; Mo.: Rebekah Jones; Survived by his wife; a son: Terry of San Ramon, CA; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two half brothers; and one half sister.

SMITH, C. R. "Ron"; b. 20 Mar 1941, Winchester, IL; d. 28 Dec 1990, Mt. Pleasant, PA; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; Army Veteran; Resident of Winchester; M. Janet Gustaveson on 29 Dec 1984 in Winchester, IL; Fa.: John Smith; Mo.: Gracie Evans; Survived by his mother of Winchester; one daughter: Mrs. Mike (Robin) Fundel of Alsey; three sons: Monte of Glasgow, Mitchell of Saudi Arabia and Lance of Winchester; two stepsons: Bret Davenport of Jacksonville and Scott Davenport of Germany; three grandchildren: Roxie, Scott and Derick Fundel of Alsey; five step grandchildren: Justin, Derek and Kory Davenport of Jacksonville and Randal and Amanda Davenport of Winchester; two brothers: Buell of Boise, ID and Vern of Girard; one sister: Vicki Smith of Madison, WI; Preceded by his father.

SMITH, C. Stanley; b. (not given), he was 85 years of age at death; d. 20 Apr 1978, Belleville, IL; Bu.: Belleville, IL area; Resident of Belleville; M. Hazel (maiden, date & place not given); Parents: (not given); Survived by his wife; a son: Dr. M. Nolan Smith of Jacksonville; and two grandchildren: Craig and Elaine Smith of Jacksonville; and three brothers: B. W. Smith of Beardstown, Dr. Ora Smith of Ithaca, NY and Delmar J. Smith of Alton.

SMITH, Candice (Lair); b. 6 Mar 1950, Jacksonville, IL: d. 26 Feb 1994, Loma Linda CA; Bu.: (cremated); Resident of Santa Fe Springs, CA; M. Michael Smith (date & place not given); Fa.: Jack Lair; Mo.: Joanne Arnold; Survived by her husband; two sons: Byron Lambe and Cody Smith, all of Santa Fe Springs, CA; one stepdaughter: Kristen Smith; her parents of Sun City, Ca; one sister: April Loudermilk of Apple Valley, CA; two brothers: Mark of Sun City, CA and Scott of Oceanside, CA; grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Harold Lair of Jacksonville; aunt and uncle: Mr. & Mrs. Harry Lair of Winchester; and several cousins.

SMITH, Carl A.; b. 6 Jul 1908, Virginia, IL; d. 15 Aug 1985, Springfield, IL: Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Virginia, IL; M. Dorothy Luken in 1946, she died in 1978; Fa.: Arthur Smith; Mo.: Nettie DeFreitas; Survived by one niece, one nephew and cousins.

SMITH, Carol Joy (Beyer); b. 22 Sep 1943, IA; d. 8 Aug 1984, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); Resident of rural Roodhouse, IL; M. Donald S. Smith on 22 Jun 1961 in MI; Fa.: Willis Beyer; Mo.: Grace (maiden not given); Survived by her parents in MI; her husband and seven daughters: Mrs. Mark (Patricia) Mitchell of Ashland, Diane Smith of Springfield, and Karen, Janette, Charlotte, Susan and Julie, all at home; a son: Donald E. Smith of Ashland; and one grandchild; two brothers: William Beyer and Tom Beyer, both of MI; and two sisters: Donna Jakubos of MI and Gloria Frost of TX.

SMITH, Carrie H. (McGhehey); b. 11 Nov 1894, Walnut Ridge, AR; d. 30 Apr 1978, Temple, TX; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse; M. Oscar Smith (date & place not given), he died 10 Feb 1968; Fa.: Robert McGhehey; Mo.: Etta Wayland; Survived by five sons: Robert R. of Fulton, Paul E. of Urbana, Joseph O. of White Hall, Col. Phillip E. of Alamogordo, NM and James H. Smith of the Philippines; 11 grand and three great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Rose McDaniel of Temple, TX and Ethel Alford of Allentown, PA; Preceded by a daughter and five brothers.

SMITH, Catherine L. (Connolly); b. 21 Oct 1896, Lafayette, IN; d. 11 Feb 1987, Lafayette, IN; bu.: St. Boniface Cem.; Resident of Lafayette, IN; M. Otis E. Smith Sr. on 24 Aug 1921, he died 23 Nov 1984; Fa.: Clarence Connolly; Mo.: Catherine Clemens; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. James (Mary) Hobough of Lafayette, IN; two sons: Robert W. Smith of Lafayette, IN and Otis E. Smith Jr. of Jacksonville; 10 grand and 12 great-grandchildren; Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

SMITH, Charles C. Sr.; b. 2 Mar 1905, Jacksonville, IL; d. 18 Aug 1989, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Flora Bell Lewis on 17 Aug 1934 in Jacksonville, IL, she died 7 Jun 1978; Fa.: Charles C. Smith; Mo.: Emma Massey; Survived by a son: Robert Smith; and three daughters: Verla Lowe, Gladys Beddingfield and Ruth Ann Breakville, all of Jacksonville; six grand and five great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sons: Eugene and Charles C. Jr.; a brother: Claude Smith; a sister: Opal Smith; and a great-grandchild.

SMITH, Charles L.; b. 22 Jan 1904, Bloomfield, MO; d. 28 Jan 1983, Peoria, IL; Bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; M. Ethel Wiener on 5 Oct 1929 in Jerseyville, IL; Fa.: Manford Smith; Mo.: Rilda Warren; Survived by his wife, two sons: Donovan Smith of East Peoria and Merlyn Smith of Tulsa, OK; two daughters: Mrs. Arthur (Charlene) Iverson and Mrs. Doris Froebel, both of Washington, IL; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Charles J. "Hank" Jr.; b. 22 Jun 1918, Palmyra, IL; d. 21 Mar 1992, Staunton, IL; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Palmyra, IL; Resident of Staunton; M. Mildred Fetter on 20 May 1940 in St. Charles, MO, she died 20 Aug 1987; Fa.: Charles F. Smith; Mo.: Cora Mae Mason; Survived by two daughters: Sharon Westbrook and Peggy Kilpatrick, both of Staunton; one son: Dennis G. Smith of Jacksonville; eleven grand and 12 great-grandchildren; one sister: Loretta Turner of Virden; and one brother: Al Smith of CA; Preceded by three sisters and one brother.

SMITH, Charles Orville; b. 23 Nov 1911, Arenzville, IL; d. 27 Oct 1978, Rushville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; WWII Veteran; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. Annabelle A. Baldwin on 29 Oct 1953 in Beardstown, IL; Fa.: Charles A. Smith; Mo.: Catherine T. Cartuyoels; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Carl (Teresa Kay) Myslinski of Mt. Sterling and Amelia Mustread and Mrs. Robert (Alice) Swan, both of Beardstown; two sons: Jerry Rohn of Mt. Sterling and Randall Cromwell of Frederick; three brothers: Otis and Louis, both of Browning, and Dan of Beardstown; and eight grandchildren; Preceded by a daughter: Janet Icenogle; and a brother: Pete.

SMITH, Christena M. (Stevens); b. 16 Jun 1928, Rockbridge, Greene Co., IL; d. 7 Nov 1991, Urbana, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Champaign, IL; M. William E. Smith on 6 Sep 1947 in Springfield, IL; Fa.: (not given); Mo.: Eva Marie (maiden not given); Survived by her husband; one daughter: Linda Marie Mowrer of Ft. Collins, CO; two sons: William Lee Smith of Springfield and Michael Steven Smith of Morrison, CO; two grandchildren; two brothers: Russell Stevens of Decatur, GA and George Edward Stevens of Traverse City, MI; two sisters: Keota Marie Shouse of Jacksonville and Barbara Lee Gonzalez of Florrisant, MO; Preceded by one son; Raised by her mother: Eva Marie Burns and her stepfather: Arthur David Burns.

SMITH, Clara C. (Nelson); b. 21 Dec 1894, St. Louis, MO; d. 2 May 1991, San Jose, CA; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., San Jose, CA; Resident of San Jose, CA; formerly of Arenzville, IL; M. Lester Smith on 24 Apr 1918 in Bedford, IL; Fa.: Nels Nelson; Mo.: Sarah Oxenfield; Survived by her husband; two sons: Maurice of Pollock Pines, CA and Lester Jr. of San Jose, CA; 11 grand and 19 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Pearl Ernst of Beardstown and Anna Thompson of Naples, FL; and one brother: J. K. Nelson of Arenzville; Preceded by two sons: Lindel and Robert Dean; and three brothers: Albert, Erik and Frank Nelson.

SMITH, Clarence "Gene"; b. 12 May 1922, White Hall, IL; d. 16 Aug 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: White Hall Cem., White Hall, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of White Hall; M. Fern L. Smith (date & place not given); Fa.: Ebert Smith; Mo.: Sophia Norris; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Gayle (Dixie) Day of Springfield, Mrs. Jack (Donna) Sparrow of Sullivan and Mrs. Doug (Diana) Nakins of Winchester; eight stepchildren: David Pollard and Wayne Pollard, both of White Hall, Theresa Martin, Cathy Flannagan, Linda Dyer and Steve Pollard, all of Jacksonville, Regina Forsythe of Brighton and Veda Davidson of Carrollton; six grandchildren; 23 step grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and eight step great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Claude D.; b. 2 Oct 1909, near Manchester, IL; d. 28 Jul 1986, Waverly, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of Waverly; M. Dorotha Drummond on 4 Nov 1939; Fa.: Hardin Smith; Mo.: Etta Gray; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Karen Beal of Cornland; one son: Gary Smith of Moberly, MO; one brother: Leon Smith of Jacksonville; three sisters: Mrs. Harold Allen of Waverly, Mrs. Mayola Brant of Jacksonville and Mrs. Margaret Edwards of Jacksonville; 12 grand and 14 great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Claudia E. (Golloway); b. 30 Nov 1883, Brown Co., IL; d. 3 May 1981, Breese, IL; Bu.: Mt. Sterling City Cem.; Resident of Nashville, IL; formerly of Mt. Sterling; M. Hollie Smith on 29 Jul 1916 in Moorehead, MN, he died 30 Nov 1918; Fa.: Harvey Golloway; Mo.: Harriet Bean; Survived by a son: Wilbur of Nashville; four grand and eight great-grandchildren; Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

SMITH, Cleda B. (Crowder); b. 27 Nov 1898, Nebo, IL; d. 25 Jul 1982, Barry, IL; bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. Wilmer Smith on 24 Dec 1918 in Pleasant Hill, IL; Fa.: Frank Crowder; Mo.: Alma Gant; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Virgil (Wilma) Hoos of Pittsfield; three sons: Leon of Pittsfield, Ronald of New Canton and Kenneth of Hillsboro; nine grand and 10 great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Clement H.; b. 4 Sep 1903, rural Scott Co., IL; d. 21 Dec 1991, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. (1) Nellie Eva Butler on 12 Sep 1925 in Winchester, IL, she died 13 Feb 1987; (2) Daisy Bruce on 19 Oct 1988; Survived by his wife; two sons: Robert R. Smith Sr. of Griggsville and C. Keith Smith of Pittsfield; 8 grand and 17 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Kenneth K. (Leta) Smith of Pittsfield and Mrs. Aaron (Lucille) Chamberlain of Nebo; and many nieces and nephews; Preceded by one infant daughter: Anna Mae; one sister: Alice; and three brothers: Noble, Ray and Orval.

SMITH, Clifford B.; b. 31 Dec 1901, MO; d. 12 Jul 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Anna Bernice Rice on 21 Mar 1933, she died 19 Feb 1979; Fa.: William Arthur Smith; Mo.: Bertha Chiles; Survived by one brother: Lowell Smith of Cincinnati, OH; Preceded by three sisters and two brothers.

SMITH, Clifford M.; b. 23 Oct 1897, Hamilton Co., IL; d. 16 Feb 1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: (not given); M. Ella Bellman on 20 Jun 1928 in Virginia, IL; Fa.: John Smith; Mo.: (not given); Survived by his wife.

SMITH, Cline L.; b. 8 Mar 1928, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 20 Nov 1978, Rushville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Rushville, IL; WWII Veteran; M. Carolyn Clayton on 23 Apr 1960 in Beardstown, IL; Fa.: Andrew Jackson Smith; Mo.: Lela Stites; Survived by his wife; his mother of Ray; a son: Allen Smith of Robinson; these brothers and sisters: Mildred Norman of Rockport, Maxine Smith of Ray, Marcella Long of Virginia, Verna Demoss and Jack Smith, Jr., both of Rushville, Paul of Vermont and Duane of Manito; Preceded by his father.

SMITH, Clinton; b. 6 Nov 1903, near Pearl, IL; d. 26 Jan 1986, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Twin Bridges, MT; Resident of Milton, IL; M. (1) Lyda Carter on 26 May 1928, she died in 1954; (2) Edith Bess in 1955, she died 1969; (3) Eleanor Dennison Miller on 2 Jan 1972 in Ft. Worth, TX, she died 26 Dec 1985; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Sue Bigelow of Winchester and Mrs. Virginia Funk of Sheridan, MT; a son: Larry Smith of Auburndale, FL; seven grand and six great-grandchildren; a brother: Logan Smith of Twin Bridges, MT; and a sister: Mrs. Bessie Collum of Robinson; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

SMITH, Clyde A.; b. 3 Jul 1910, Jacksonville, IL; d. 5 Oct 1977, Galesburg, IL; Bu.: Concord Cem., Concord, IL; Resident of Galesburg; formerly of Jacksonville and Concord; M. Helen Margaret Patterson on 20 Jan 1931; Fa.: Elmer Guy Smith; Mo.: Pearl Stewart; Survived by his wife; a son: Edward of Galesburg; two daughters: Mrs. Charles (Dorothy) Watts of Washington, IL and Mrs. Max (Shirley) Cook of El Monte, CA; a brother: Harlan Stewart Smith of Fairview Heights, IL; nine grand and six great-grandchildren; Preceded by a brother and a granddaughter.

SMITH, Cordell B. "Jack"; b. 2 Feb 1912, Glasgow, IL; d. 26 Mar 1990, Alton, IL; Bu.: Athensville Cem., Athensville, IL; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; M. Elizabeth Smith on 23 Dec 1935 in Greene Co., IL, she died 19 Oct 1982; Fa.: William Smith; Mo.: Dora Stice; Survived by three children: Jerry L. Smith of Atlanta, GA, Mrs. John (Kay) Raffety of Alton and Mrs. Lonnie (Barbara) Helderman of Carrollton; six grandchildren; two brothers: Gene Smith of AZ and Burl Smith of Brighton; and three sisters: Eileen Snyder of East Alton, Imogene Batson of Quincy and Ann Blumstein of Alton; Preceded by four brothers and one sister.

SMITH, Dale Edward; b. 19 Nov 1928, Winchester, IL; d. 16 Oct 1985, Jacksonville, IL: bu.: (not given); Army Veteran; Resident of Winchester, IL; Fa.: Harvey Smith; Mo.: Ruby Gristy; Survived by his mother of Winchester.

SMITH, Dale W.; b. 31 Aug 1914, McDonough Co., IL; d. 28 Jul 1995, Rushville, IL; bu.: City Cem., Rushville, IL; Resident of Ray, IL; M. Maxine Smith of 29 Apr 1936 in Rushville, IL, he died 14 Mar 1984; Fa.: Edward P. Smith; Mo.: Ella Mae Trone; Survived by three sons: Jackson Edward Smith of Macomb, Keith Wilson Smith of Rushville and Billy G. Smith of Beardstown; four daughters: Shirley May Price of Beardstown, Maxine Stambaugh of Ray, Sally Jo Asa of Springfield and Patty Smith of McLoud, OK; 13 grand and six great-grandchildren; and one nephew; Preceded by one grandson; and one brother.

SMITH, Damon L.; b. 27 Dec 1966, Springfield, IL: d. 23 Sep 1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Edward Lynn Smith; Mo.: Shirley (maiden not given); Survived by his parents; one sister: Shawnda Smith of Jacksonville; paternal grandmother: Goldie Mae Smith of Canton; maternal grandfather: Fred D. Smith of Chandlerville; several aunts, uncles and one nephew; Preceded by his maternal grandmother: Melbagene Smith; and his paternal grandfather: Edward H. Smith.

SMITH, Darlene (Vaverka); b. 6 Sep 1916, Marshaltown, IA; d. 17 Oct 1993, Morehead, KY; Bu.: Mt. Zion Cem., near Perry, IL; Resident of Richmond, KY; formerly of Griggsville, IL; M. Ralph Smith on 30 May 1957 in Centerville, IA, he died 19 Oct 1986; Fa.: Charles Vaverka; Mo.: Esther Moulton; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Harry (Judith Ann) Purvis of Richmond, KY; one grandson; and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son: Patrick Lund; and two sisters.

SMITH, Darrel Roy; b. 29 May 1904, near Pleasant Hill, IL; d. 22 Feb 1986, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; A former resident of Nebo, IL; M. Leota Alberta Waggoner on 6 Jun 1929 in Pittsfield, IL, she died 27 Jun 1981; Fa.: James A. Smith; Mo.: Zella Roy; Survived by two sons: Billy G. Smith of Pleasant Hill and J. C. Smith of Nebo; two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Bonna June) McKee of rural Pleasant Hill and Mrs. Harry (Stella Mae) Turnbull of Elsberry, MO; 13 grand and 19 great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Gloraine Bradley of Mexico, MO and Mrs. Dot Stickney of Moberly, MO; Preceded by two grandsons and a brother.

SMITH, David E.; b. 25 Oct 1947, Springfield, IL; d. 26 Mar 1988, Springfield, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Ashland, IL; Resident of Ashland; M. Kathleen DeCotes on 15 Oct 1967 in Ashland, IL; Fa.: Leslie R. Smith; Mo.: Gertrude Wheeler; Survived by his wife; two sons: Scott and Jeremy, both of Ashland; a daughter: Kamra Jo of Ashland; four brothers: Ray of Panama City, FL, Charles of New Berlin, Jack of Tallula and Hank of Pleasant Plains; six sisters: Mrs. Helen Brooks of Daytona, FL, Betty Jo Roberts and Barbara Quade, both of Ashland, Shelby Beal and Patty Chapman, both of Springfield, and Mrs. Linda Jugan of Chatham.

SMITH, David H.; b. 30 Jan 1919, Rockport, IL; d. 24 May 1994, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Pittsfield, IL; WWII Veteran; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Agnes Ryan on 16 May 1942 in Seattle, WA; Fa.: George T. Smith; Mo.: Beulah Mae Howland; Survived by his wife; two sons: David H. Jr. of Pittsfield and Stanley of Pittsfield; four daughters: Donna Smith of Baylis, Mrs. Jim (Mary) Ackerman of Virginia, Karen Lemons of Jacksonville and Gloria Powers of St. Clair, MO; 18 grand and two great-grandchildren; eight sisters: Dorothy Smith of CA, Gladys Moorefield of Jacksonville, Margaret Richards of Griggsville, Dora Mae Weinant of Pittsfield, Betty Crump of Clearwater, FL, Helen Hull of Griggsville, Mildred M. Smith of Pittsfield and Nancy A. Brackett of Griggsville; two brothers: George T. Jr. of Harrison, AR and Herschel L. of Baylis; Preceded by a brother: Harold; and one grandchild.

SMITH, David Joseph "D.J."; b. 16 Mar 1980, Jacksonville, IL; d. 7 Apr 1989, Temple, TX; Bu.: Belwood Cem., near Temple, TX; Fa.: Bruce Smith; Mo.: Linda Settles; Survived by his mother of Temple, TX and his father; his grandparents of Temple, TX: George and Dorothy Settles; the following aunts and uncles of this area: Mr. & Mrs. Carl Alderson of Murrayville, Eleanor Kessinger of Jacksonville, Mr. & Mrs. Ronnie York of Jacksonville, Mr. & Mrs. Charles Settles of Jacksonville and Mr. & Mrs. Eddie Settles of Jacksonville.

SMITH, David Neal; b. 5 Dec 1956, Morgan Co., IL; d. 5 May 1986, near Hillview, IL; bu.: Williams Edwards Cem.; Resident of rural White Hall, IL; Fa.: Fletcher Smith; Mo.: Dorothy Gibler; Survived by his mother of rural White Hall; grandmother: Mildred Gibler of White Hall; grandfather: Curtis Gibler of Las Vegas, NV; one sister: Mrs. Roland (Debbie) Drainer of Eldred; and one nephew: David Fletcher Drainer of Eldred.

SMITH, Dean L.; b. (2 Aug 1906); d. 16 May 1983, Topeka, KS; bu.: (not given); M. Marguerite Spilker (date & place not given); Fa.: (Moses Jarrett Smith); Mo.: (Elsie Jane Barnett); A former resident of Murrayville, IL; he was a 1930 graduate of Illinois College; Survived by his wife; two daughters; one son and three sisters: Mrs. Sula Spencer of Roodhouse, Mrs. Bessie Wankel of Meredosia and Mrs. Ruby Spencer of Rockford; and one brother: Harvey Smith of Franklin; Preceded by his parents, one brother and one sister.

SMITH, Dempsey; b. 13 Sep 1930, Rushville, IL; d. 11 May 1985, Iowa City, IA; Bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Army Veteran; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Ramona Miller (date & place not given); Fa.: James Smith; Mo.: Emma Baehr; Survived by his wife; five sons: Terry of Dallas, TX, Jerry of Galesburg, Dempsey Jr. of Bardolph, Robert and Mike Smith of Macomb; two daughters: Jane Adams and Sandra Smith, both of Macomb; two stepsons: Dave Lane of Moberly, MO and Robert Lane of Macomb; two stepdaughters: Karen Wilson of Kilbourne and Rita Pearson of Macomb; three brothers: Wayne of Dallas, TX, Galen of Pryor, OK and Edward of Beardstown; two sisters: Lillian Summey of Dallas, TX and Beulah Warden of Frederick; nine grand and four step grandchildren; Preceded by a sister, a brother, two sons and a stepson.

SMITH, Dimple (Talley); b. 9 Mar 1908, Greene Co., IL; d. 21 Sep 1976, Jerseyville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Carrollton, IL; Resident of Carrollton; M. Ruffard Smith on 9 May 1964; Fa.: Jesse C. Talley; Mo.: Lillie Cato; Survived by her husband; one stepson: Raymond Smith of Lebanon, NJ; and one stepdaughter: Janet Lamb of Edwardsville; eight grandchildren; following sisters and brother: Cordelia Haven of Delhi, Eva Mae Dawdy of Jerseyville, Fay Taylor of Greenfield, Mary Adele Bushnell of East Moline and Norman Talley of Carrollton; Preceded by five brothers and sisters.

SMITH, Donald L.; b. 23 Jun 1947, White Hall, IL; d. 27 Aug 1984, Springfield, IL; Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; M. Alice Catherine DeOrnellas on 30 Oct 1965 in Roodhouse, IL; Fa.: Harold R. Smith; Mo.: Ella McMillan; Survived by his wife; his mother; two sons: Robert Dean and Donald James; and one daughter: Tammy Jo, all at home; four sisters: Mrs. Keith (Evelyn) Smith of Scottville, Mrs. Margaret Alexander, Mrs. Kenneth (Linda) Sturgeon, and Mrs. Rick (Lora) Dilks, all of White Hall; and four brothers: Clarence R., Harold F., Ronald G., and William C., all of White Hall.

SMITH, Donald Russell; b. 22 Nov 1905, Barrow, IL; d. 25 Apr 1991, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Williams Edwards Cem., near Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Barrow, IL; M. Eleta Mae March on 26 Feb 1927 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: John Smith; Mo.: Elizabeth Fessler; Survived by his wife; one son: R. Eugene Smith; one grandson: Marty Smith; and one great-granddaughter: Mandie Smith, all of Roodhouse; and one sister: flora Karnowski of Lincoln, NE.

SMITH, Doris (Crum); b. 5 Sep 1928, Jacksonville, IL; d. 14 Dec 1996, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Arcadia Cem., Morgan Co., IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Emory L. Smith on 3 Dec 1949 in Jacksonville, he died 10 Jan 1983; Fa.: Orville Crum; Mo.: Edith Hitchens; Survived by one son: Larry L. of Jacksonville; a daughter: Janice C. of Jacksonville; four brothers: John (wife, Betty) Crum of Creve Coeur, MO, Cecil (wife, Ann) Crum of Jacksonville, Everett (wife, Mildred) Crum of Benton Harbor, MI and her twin: Orris (wife, Zelda) Crum of Shawnee Mission, KS; one sister: Carline McGinnis of Jacksonville; and many nieces and nephews; Preceded by two sisters: Eleanor Potter and Marian Crum.

SMITH, Doris (Wells); b. 31 Jul 1937, Roodhouse, IL; d. 3 Feb 1991, Winchester, IL; Bu.: Bowers Cem., Alsey, IL; Resident of Winchester; formerly of Jacksonville; M. (not given); Fa.: Lee Wells; Mo.: Helen Carlton; Survived by her father and stepmother: Goldie Wells, both of Alsey; and one daughter: Mrs. David (Cindy) Bettis of Jacksonville; Preceded by her mother.

SMITH, Dorothy King (Smith); b. 18 Aug 1898, Brown Co., IL; d. 4 Aug 1979, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. David Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1966; Fa.: Charles S. Smith; Mo.: Lulu Gillis; Survived by one son: Harold King of Lewistown, MT; three grand and three great-grandchildren; The last of her immediate family, she was preceded by one brother and three sisters.

SMITH, Dorothy Mae (Ryan); b. 14 Dec 1904, Litchfield, IL; d. 15 Apr 1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Lawrence Smith on 16 Jun 1923 in Jacksonville, IL, he died 24 Jun 1978; Fa.: John Ryan; Mo.: Zora Seymour; Surviving are five children: Mrs. June Anderson of Phoenix, AZ, and Mrs. Harry (Wilma) Gillespie, John William (Bill) Smith, Charles Donald "Don" Smith, and Richard Lawrence "Dick" Smith, all of Jacksonville; 16 grand and two great-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Mary Claussen of Jacksonville and a brother: Jack Ryan of Centralia; Preceding in death were a son: Robert, and a sister and a brother.

SMITH, Dorothy Verne (Luken); b. 20 Feb 1918, Morgan Co., IL; d. 4 Feb 1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Virginia; M. Carl A. Smith (date & place not given); Fa.: Otto Luken; Mo.: Clara Horn; Survived by her husband; a brother: James L. Luken of Alexander; and a niece and nephew; Preceded by a brother.

SMITH, Dwayne E. "Jack"; b. 4 Jul 1944, Beardstown, IL; d. 30 Mar 1990, Pekin, IL; bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Marine Corps Veteran; Resident of Pekin; M. Donna Ash on 1 Jun 1988 in Pekin, IL; Fa.: James A. Smith; Mo.: Margaret Berry; Survived by his wife; two sons: Bryan Wayne of Puyallup, WA and Ronald James of NE; a daughter: Angela Diane Smith; a stepdaughter: Mrs. Chris (Tonia) Hartwick of Jacksonville; three grandchildren; three sisters: Linda Elmore of Pontiac, Judy Newingham of Ottawa and Mrs. Thomas (Debra) Williamson of Beardstown; and several stepbrothers and stepsisters.

SMITH, Earl "Bill"; b. 23 Jul 1907, Scott Co., IL; d. 19 May 1982, White Hall, IL; bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; M. Alma Martin 23 Jul 1955 in Roodhouse, IL, she died 17 Mar 1982; Fa.: Hardin Smith; Mo.: Etta Gray; Surviving are several nieces and nephews in the area; three brothers: Claude Smith of Waverly, Willis Smith of Manchester, and Leon Smith of Jacksonville; three sisters: Mayola Brant of Manchester, Helen Allan of Murrayville and Margaret Edwards of Jacksonville.

SMITH, Earl; b. 31 May 1911, Monticello, KY; d. 18 Dec 1988, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Union Cem., Pisgah, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Mary Witham on 11 Apr 1931 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: James Smith; Mo.: Fronia Upton Smith Toler; Survived by his wife; one son: John of Jacksonville; four daughters: Mrs. Richard (Dodie) Gillis and Mrs. James (Mary Louise) Doolin, both of Jacksonville, Mrs. Dennis (Barbara Jean) Burress of Decatur and Beverly Madding of Atlanta, GA; 13 grand and 10 great-grandchildren; two half brothers: Ernest Toler of Alexander and Homer toler of Decatur; and two half sisters: Dorothy Thornton of Georgetown and Helen McManus of Jacksonville; Preceded by two half brothers.

SMITH, Earl L.; b. 6 Apr 1905, Manito, IL; d. 29 Nov 1986, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Park Hill Cem., Bloomington, IL; Resident of Beardstown; M. Bernadine Oyler on 10 Jul 1963 in Virginia, IL; Fa.: Reuben J. Smith; Mo.: Cora Bell Smith; Survived by his wife; three sins: Raymond and Robert Smith of Quartz Hill, CA and Larry Smith of FL; two daughters: Jean Dunn of Springfield and Mary Jane Rickard of Jacksonville; numerous grandchildren; one stepdaughter: Sherrilyn Stark of Bloomington; two sisters: Anna Genseal and Margaret Genseal, both of Beardstown; and numerous nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers.

SMITH, Earl F. "Itchem"; b. 24 Jan 1915, White Hall, IL; d. 10 Sep 1991, White Hall, IL; bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; M. Eleanor Fitzjarrel (date not given) in White Hall, IL; Resident of White Hall; Fa.: Truman Smith; Mo.: Amy Kessinger; Survived by his wife; a brother: Truman "Ray" Smith of White Hall; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers: Harold R. Smith and Paul Smith.

SMITH, Earl Vernon; b. 6 Feb 1926, Jacksonville, IL; d. 8 Feb 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (cremated); M. Marjorie M. Whitten on 15 Aug 1947 in Quincy, IL; Fa.: Earl A. Smith; Mo.: Mary E. (maiden not given); Surviving are his wife; two daughters: Cheryl Smith and Mrs. Gary (Debra) Hutchison, both of Jacksonville; two grandsons: Jason and Joseph Hutchison of Jacksonville.

SMITH, Edith (Cummins); b. 29 Jul 1893, Roodhouse, IL; d. 31 Oct 1978, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Richwoods Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse; M. Bert Smith on 8 Jan 1911, he died 8 Nov 1976; Fa.: C. G. Cummins; Mo.: Elizabeth Patterson; Survived by two sons: George of CA and Russell of Collinsville; and two daughters: Mrs. Homer (Lodell) Stone of Greenfield and Mrs. Cordell (Elizabeth) Smith of Roodhouse; 12 grand and 23 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and two sisters: Marie Patterson of Pontiac and Myrtle Hobbs of Waverly; Preceded by two brothers.

SMITH, Edith K. (Palmer); b. 10 May 1913, Gorian, MO; d. 19 Jun 1985, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Wilson Cem., Perry, IL; Resident of Fishhook, IL; M. Richard M. Smith on 1 Apr 1932 in Pittsfield, IL, he died 19 Jan 1969; Fa.: Altha Palmer; Mo.: Anna Walters; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Carol Randall of White Hall and Mrs. Harold (Joyce) Cooley of Perry; one sister: Mrs. Lester (Dorine) Mohr of Farmington, IA; six grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by a brother.

SMITH, Edward "Buck"; b. 5 Aug 1917, Brown Co., IL; d. 5 Jun 1985, Canton, IL; bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Beardstown; M. Goldie Gabbert on 27 Jun 1937 in Virginia, IL; Fa.: James Smith; Mo.: Emma (maiden not given); Survived by his wife; three sons: Edward of Beardstown, Glenn of Rushville and Wilbert of Cuba, IL; two daughters: Mrs. Alice Huggins of Canton and Mrs. Rose Ann Kennedy of Raymond, WA; two brothers: Wayne of Dallas, TX and Galen of Pryor, OK; and two sisters: Mrs. Lillian Summey of Dallas, TX and Mrs. Beulah Warden of Frederick; and 15 grandchildren; Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

SMITH, Edward I.; b. 9 Sep 1890, Meredosia, IL; d. 15 Jun 1986, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; WWI Army Veteran; Resident of Meredosia; Fa.: Benjamin Smith; Mo.: Amanda Grady; Survived by one brother: Ethan Ray Smith of Denver, CO; Preceded in death by four brothers.

SMITH, Edward L.; b. 10 Feb 1922, Keokuk, IA; d. 10 Jul 1995, Virginia, IL; Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Springfield, IL; WWII Navy Veteran; Resident of Virginia, IL; M. Velma Linnenburger on 19 Mar 1971 in Rushville, IL; Fa.: William F. Smith; Mo.: Lelah Ethel Lantz; Survived by his wife; one stepdaughter: Mrs. David (Julie Grice) Given of Shaker Heights, OH; one grandson; one brother: Richard Smith of Pontiac, MO; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

SMITH, Edward Rae Jr.; b. 17 Nov 1965, Staunton, IL; d. 30 Sep 1986, St. Louis, MO; Bu.: Bunker Hill Cem., Bunker Hill, IL; Resident of Bunker Hill; M. Tammy Nelson on 20 Jun 1986; Fa.: Edward Rae Smith Sr.; Mo.: Emma Masters; Survived by his wife; his father of Tonkawa, OK; his mother: Emma Hardwick of Bunker Hill; two sisters: Viola Longbottom of Brighton and Vickie Smith of Woodburn; three brothers: Rick and Mike Smith, both of Bunker Hill, and Eldon Smith of Godfrey; maternal grandparents: Dorothy and Walter Masters of Davenport, FL; paternal grandparents: William and Verna Smith of Wrights; and several relatives in the area: a stepfather, Marvin Hardwick of Bunker Hill; a stepmother: Stella Snodgrass of Haysville, KS; five stepsisters: Yvonne Fogelman of Springfield, Terry Stagner of Haysville, KS, Pam Bulcher of Lamont, OK, and Kathy Burch and Leisha Clark, both of Coffeyville, KS; and a stepbrother: Larry Eubanks of Las Vegas, NV.

SMITH, Eldon H.; b. 6 Oct 1912, Fulton Co., IL; d. 30 Jul 1982, Bainbridge, Schuyler Co., IL; Bu.: Christian Neck Cem., Rushville, IL; Resident of Rushville; M. Leona Ebbert on 3 Jul 1936 in Rushville, IL; Fa.: Cedar M. Smith; Mo.: Bessie Harris; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Betty Curtis of Rushville and Mrs. Linda Billingsley of Huntsville; three sons: Donald L. of Astoria and Robert and Dennis of Rushville; 15 grandchildren; and a brother: Clinton Smith; Preceded by two infant brothers.

SMITH, Elena E. (Buchanan); b. 13 Nov 1909, Morgan Co., IL; d. 22 May 1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: City Cem., Franklin, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Lawrence E. Smith on 13 Nov 1929 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Thomas Benton Buchanan; Mo.: Elsie Elizabeth Smith; Survived by her husband; a son: Lawrence "Jack" Smith of Franklin; a nephew who was raised in the Smith home: Richard A. Lovett of Centralia; a brother: Leonard Buchanan of Jacksonville; five grand and five great-grandchildren; Preceded by three sisters and a nephew: James C. Lovett, also raised in the Smith home.

SMITH, Eleta (March); b. 3 Jan 1908, Calhoun Co., IL; d. 26 Jan 1994, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Williams Edwards Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Barrow, IL; M. Donald Russell Smith on 26 Feb 1927 in Bowling Green, MO, he died 25 Apr 1991; Fa.: Alva L. March; Mo.: Amy Diserens; Survived by one son: R. Eugene (wife, Marie) Smith of rural Roodhouse; two brothers: Donald and Harold March of Ava, MO; two sisters: Olive Taylor of Visalia, CA and Grace Davis of Ave, MO; one grandson; and one great-granddaughter; Preceded by two brothers: Luther Diserens and A. Lee March; and two sisters: Edity Pyle and Geraldine Garrison.

SMITH, Elizabeth (Branstiter); b. (not given), Jacksonville, IL; d. 2 Mar 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Clarence Smith (date & place not given), he died 11 Sep 1966; Fa.: Homer Branstiter; Mo.: Ellen Rossiter; Survived by one nephew: Frances Branstiter of Winter Haven, FL; Preceded by three brothers: Frank, John and Ray Branstiter; and one sister: Helen Branstiter.

SMITH, Elizabeth A. (Smith); b. 11 Apr 1917, Greene Co., IL; d. 19 Oct 1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Athensville Cem., Athensville, IL; Resident of Greenfield, IL; M. Cordell B. Smith on 23 Dec 1935 in Greene Co., IL; Fa.: Bert Smith; Mo.: Edith Cummins; Survived by her husband; one son: Jerry L. Smith of Atlanta, GA; two daughters: Mrs. John (Kay) Raffety of Alton and Mrs. Lonnie (Barbara) Helderman of Carrollton; two brothers: Adrian Smith of CA and Russell Smith of Grafton; one sister: Mrs. Lodell Stone of Greenfield; and five grandchildren.

SMITH, Ella (Bellman); b. 18 Sep 1894, Fulton, KS; d. 4 Jan 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Lebanon Cem., Galatia, IL; M. Clifford M. Smith on 20 Jun 1928 in Virginia, IL, he died 16 Feb 1983; Fa.: John D. Bellman; Mo.: Mary Jane Warren; Survived by several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

SMITH, Ellen Faye "Susie" (Lyons); b. (not given), Waverly, IL, was 45 years of age at death; d. 13 Jun 1987, IN; Bu.: IN; Resident of Hatfield, IN; M. Norman Smith (date & place not given); Fa.: George Lyons; Mo Rachel (maiden name not given); Survived by her husband; five children: Kathy Barnes, Pam Canary, Norman Smith Jr., Pete Smith and Scott Smith, all of Hatfield, IN; six brothers and sisters: Bill Lyons and Rosemary Richardson, both of Jacksonville, James "Mike" Lyons of Franklin, Georgia Meisenhiemer of Ashland, Raye Lyons of Taylorville and Everett Lyons of Detroit, MI; Preceded by a brother and two sisters.

SMITH, Elma G.; b. 1 Feb 1908, Versailles, IL; d. 24 Jun 1983, Peoria, IL; bu.: Resurrection Mausoleum, Peoria, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Peoria, IL; M. Mary McHatton on 28 Oct 1942 in Mt. Sterling, IL; Fa.: Charles H. Smith; Mo.: Lillian Gamble; Survived by his wife and a niece; Two brothers preceded him in death.

SMITH, Elmer; b. 23 Jan 1893, Morgan Co., IL; d. 17 May 1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Irene DeFreitas (date & place not given), she died in 1934; Fa.: Robert Angel; Mo.: Julia Smith; Survived by four daughters: Estella Smith of Jacksonville, Dorothy Williams of Pevely, MO, Edith Manwarren of Princeville and Maxine Hendrichs of Peoria; seven grand, great-grand and great-great-grandchildren; and a twin brother: Arthur Angel.

SMITH, Elmer Dean; b. 8 Oct 1900, Brown Co., IL; d. 31 Jan 1988, Mt. sterling, IL; Bu.: Hersman Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling; formerly of Hersman; M. Gladys Imogene Carroll on 8 Apr 1922 in Mt. Sterling, IL, she died 7 Aug 1972; Fa.: George Smith; Mo.: Ida Surratt; Survived by two sons: William and Don, both of Mt. Sterling; a brother: Woodrow of rural Mt. Sterling; two grand, five step-grand and three step-great-grandchildren; Preceded by two daughters in infancy; two brothers; a sister and one step granddaughter.

SMITH, Elmer Francis; b. 9 Nov 1918, Paris, MO; d. 15 Dec 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Veteran; M. (not given); Fa.: Orlando Smith; Mo.: Juanita Tydings; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Mary Ann Fugate of Kansas City, MO; six grand and three great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Elmer M.; b. 17 Aug 1924, Tazewell Co., IL; d. 19 Sep 1992, Pekin, IL; bu.: Green Valley Cem., Green Valley, IL; Resident of Green Valley, IL; M. Evelyn V. Jones on 5 Sep 1944 in Green Valley, IL; Fa.: Frank Smith; Mo.: Minnie Straub; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. James (Gloria) Perfetti of Delavan and Mrs. William (Cathy) Strawbridge of Washington; one son: James E. Smith of Jacksonville; one brother: Al Smith of Pekin; two sisters: Mrs. Mrs. Jess (Altamae) Berchtold of Pekin and Mrs. Harold (Lenora) Deiss of San Jose; 11 grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by one sister.

SMITH, Elsie B.; b. 16 Apr 1906, Chicago, IL; d. 22 Sep 1990, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Carrollton, IL; Fa.: Joseph Smith; Mo.: Josephine Sika; A resident of the White Hall, IL; formerly of Carrollton, IL; No survivors listed in newspaper.

SMITH, Elsie C. (Herr); b. 14 Aug 1899, New Berlin, IL; d. 29 Jan 1985, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Sulphur Springs Cem., Loami, IL; A resident of Loami, IL; M. Gilbert E. Smith on 14 Mar 1923 in Springfield, IL; Fa.: Fred Herr; Mo.: Elizabeth Meyer; Survived by her husband; three sons: James and Lester of Loami, and Marvin of Springfield; a daughter: Mrs. Glenn (Zada) Hunt of Girard; seven grand and 13 great-grandchildren; Preceded by a grandchild and two brothers.

SMITH, Elsie Louise (Fundel); b. 31 Jul 1903, Glasgow, IL; d. 11 Feb 1981, Winchester, IL; Bu.: Glasgow Cem., Glasgow, IL; Resident of Winchester; M. Max Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1966; Fa.: John Fundel; Mo.: Caroline Pfenniger; Survived by two sons: Hal and K. F.; and a daughter: Louella Smith, all of Winchester; and two grandchildren; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

SMITH, Elsie M. (Simmons); b. 30 Apr 1894, Brown Co., IL; d. 31 Jul 1979, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Mt. Sterling City Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Abe Smith (date not given) in Brown Co., IL, he died in 1957; Fa.: Wiley Simmons; Mo.: Laura Belle Peacock; Survived by two sons: Dale H. and Raymond L., both of Mt. Sterling; two daughters: Mrs. Harvey (Allena) Phillips of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Alvin (Bernice) Smith of Jacksonville; two sisters: Mrs. Gladys McDaniel of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Blanche McCombs of Rushville; nine grand, two step grand and several great-grandchildren; Preceded by a son and two brothers.

SMITH, Elza C.; b. 25 Nov 1893, Pleasant Hill, IL; d. 2 Jun 1984, Nebo, IL; Bu.: Nebo Cem., Nebo, IL; WWI Veteran; M. Myrtle Fae Battershell on 14 Feb 1920 in Bowling Green, MO, she died 14 Mar 1982; Fa.: Edward Smith; Mo.: Minerva Martin; Survived by a son: Dennis Smith of rural Nebo; four grandchildren; two brothers: Jesse Smith and Ray Smith, both of Pleasant Hill; and a sister: Mrs. Elsie Turnbaugh of Nebo.

SMITH, Emily Pearl (Smith) Taylor; b. 14 Apr 1903, Wrights, IL; d. 6 Sep 1990, White Hall, IL; Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; M. (1) Charles E. Taylor in Apr. 1925; (2) David Claude Smith in Feb. 1931 at Chicago, IL; Fa.: Thomas Henry Smith; Mo.: Nancy Ellen (maiden not given); Survived by a niece: Mayme Bitle of Bremerton, WA; and several great-nieces and great-nephews; Preceded by two brothers: Berry Albert Smith and Percy Lee Smith; and two sisters: Tessie Hudson and Elizabeth Bowen.

SMITH, Emma (German); b. 7 May 1879, near Jacksonville, IL; d. 4 Jul 1981, Joplin, MO; Bu.: Lake Cem., Lamar, MO; Resident of Lamar, MO; M. Arthur D. Smith in 1903, he died 16 Jun 1958; Fa.: Charley Germany; Mo.: Sophia Johannah (maiden not given); Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Hattie Epple of Lamar, MO; a sister: Mrs. Sophia Adams of Aurora; three grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a niece and two nephews; Helen Fortado and her brothers: Lawrence E. Smith and Harold Smith of Jacksonville.

SMITH, Emory Leroy; b. 27 May 1922, Ashland, IL; d. 10 Jan 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Arcadia Cem., Morgan Co., IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Doris Crum on 3 Dec 1949 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Cleveland H. Smith; Mo.: Myrtle Bool; Surviving are his wife; two children: Larry Lee Smith and Janice Carlene Smith, both of Jacksonville; one brother: Ewell Smith, and one sister: Dorothy Vivian, both of San Diego, CA.

SMITH, Erma; b. 28 Apr 1914, Pleasant Hill, IL; d. 16 Apr 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Mason Cem., Nebo, IL; Resident of White Hall, IL; formerly of Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Elmer Smith; Mo.: Minnie (maiden not given); Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Arthur (Hazel) Ford of Roodhouse and Mrs. Charles (Nina) Coultas of Pittsfield; Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

SMITH, Ernest M.; b. 19 Jul 1918, Jacksonville, IL; d. 19 May 1996, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; M. Edith Breakville on 12 Mar 1941 in Oakwood, MO; Fa.: John P. Smith; Mo.: Anna M. Nunes; Survived by his wife; one son: Michael T. Smith (wife, Debra) of Quincy; two daughters: Mrs. Olan (Karen S.) Turner of Lincoln and Mrs. Gary (Debra L.) Glaezner of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; three brothers: John R. (wife, Stella) Smith, Alvin Smith and Paul Smith, all of Jacksonville; a sister: Ruby Wardell of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by a son: Danny Smith; two brothers: Harold and Lynn Smith; and three sisters: Lena Smith, Anna Rhodes and Hazel Martin.

SMITH, Esther Opal (Guthrie); b. 9 Dec 1898, Pleasant Hill, IL; d. 17 Jan 1991, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Ray L. Smith (date & place not given), he died 14 Apr 1974; Fa.: Neal Guthrie; Mo.: Cora Buchanan; Survived by two sons: Milo Smith and Scotty Smith, both of Pittsfield; two daughters: Virginia Quiller of Pittsfield and Karol Wainman of Owensboro, Ky; 13 grand and several great-grandchildren; five brothers: Orville, Burdette, Arnold, Ernest and Neal Guthrie, all of Pleasant Hill; and two sisters: Velma Yokem and Freda Looper, both of Pleasant Hill.

SMITH, Ethel I. (Taylor); b. 8 Jan 1904, Jacksonville, IL; d. 3 Jun 1991, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Harvey C. Smith on 22 Dec 1923 in Jacksonville, IL, he died 7 Sep 1974; Fa.: William Henry Taylor; Mo.: Belle N. Buck; Survived by five sons: Howard H., Leonard G. and Clarence E. "Jack", all of Jacksonville, James E. of White Hall, and Robert Wayne of Quincy; 13 grand and 3 great-grandchildren; and one brother: Leo Taylor of Wyanet; Preceded by one son: William H.; one grandson: Neil Smith; two brothers; and two sisters.

SMITH, Ethel L. (Wiener); b. 2 Dec 1906, Batchtown, IL; d. 6 May 1996, Peoria, IL; Bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Resident of Meredosia; M. Charles Lee Smith on 5 Oct 1929 in Jerseyville, IL, he died 28 Jan 1983; Fa.: Ernest Wiener; Mo.: Anna Booheister; Survived by one son: Donovan (wife, Donna) Smith of East Peoria; two daughters: Mrs. Arthur (Charlene) Iverson and Doris Froebel, both of Washington, IL; two sisters: Anna Foiles of Jerseyville and Dorothy Vetter of Ashland, OH; six grand and 14 great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son: Merlyn Smith; three brothers: Paul, William and Ernest Wiener; and three sisters: Elizabeth Slinker, Mae Klinefelter and Ella Lynch.

SMITH, Ethel R. (Woods); b. 30 Mar 1905, Newton, IL; d. 4 May 1994, Lincoln, IL; Bu.: Union Cem., Lincoln, IL; Resident of Lincoln, IL; M. Herbert B. Smith on 13 Jun 1928 in Leroy, IL, he died 6 Dec 1979; Fa.: Charles Woods; Mo.: Maggie Galloway; Survived by one son: Billie B. Smith of Lincoln; one daughter: Patsy Jo Deck of Jacksonville; six granddaughters; 15 great-grandchildren; one sister: Eunice Smith of Lincoln; and one brother: Forrest Woods of Odell; Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

SMITH, Eugene E.; b. 7 Feb 1915, Glasgow, IL; d. 10 Jul 1992, Phoenix, AZ; Bu.; Phoenix, AZ; WWII Navy Veteran; Resident of Phoenix; M. (not given); Fa.: William Smith; Mo.: Dora Stice; Survived by four sons: Haney and Howard Blaine Smith of Waverly and Cecil and Gary Smith of Springfield; eight grand and seven great-grandchildren; and three sisters: Eileen Snyder of East Alton, Ann Blumstein of Alton and Imogene Batson of Quincy; Preceded by six brothers and one sister.

SMITH, Eunice E. (Rigney); b. 10 Jun 1915, Clinton Co., KY; d. 9 Jun 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: Jerry Rigney; Mo.: Emma (maiden not given); Survived by two sons: Leroy Patton of Harrogate, TN, Wendell Patton of Springfield; three daughters: Linda Neff and Norine Deeder of Jacksonville and Grace Hymes of Chapin; one brother: William Rigney of Springfield; and the following sisters: Anna of OH, Edith Patton of Jacksonville, Flonnie Patton and Wilma Clark of Virden; and 20 grandchildren.

SMITH, Eva (Martin); b. 9 Sep 1904, Grundy City, IA; d. 15 Sep 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Auburn Cem., Greenville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Jesse E. Smith on 17 Aug 1930 in Greenville, IL, he died 7 Oct 1964; Fa.: Robert Scott Martin; Mo.: Ethel Upton; Survived by one son: Robert Smith of Jacksonville; four grand and eight great-grandchildren; and one sister: Edna Lutz of Mulberry Grove; Preceded by one brother.

SMITH, Evelyn (Davis); b. 20 Apr 1907; d. 18 Sep 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. James Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1972; Fa.: Elmer Davis; Mo.: Ella Hawk; Survived by two children: William Gillespie and Lila Lee Leffler, both of CA; one sister: Juletta Davis of Jacksonville; six grand and four great-grandchildren.

SMITH, F. Byron; b. 9 Sep 1905, Morgan Co., IL; d. 2 Jun 1987, rural Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Jean Louise Adams on 14 Nov 1944, she died 7 Sep 1971; Fa.: Thomas B. Smith; Mo.: Alpha Six; Survived by a son: Byron Leland of Mesa, AZ; a daughter: Mrs. William (Joena) Meier of Jacksonville; a brother: Floyd of Murrayville and a sister: Ruby M. Smith of Mattoon; and two grandsons: John Byron and Alexander William Meier; Preceded by two brothers: Leroy and Lawrence.

SMITH, Fae (Battershell); b. 21 Aug 1893, Calhoun Co., IL; d. 14 Mar 1982, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Nebo Cem., Nebo, IL: Resident of Nebo; M. Elza Smith on 14 Feb 1920 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: Samuel Battershell; Mo.: Nancy Harpole; Survived by her husband; a son: Dennis of Nebo; and four grandchildren.

SMITH, Fern L. (Garrison) Pollard Holman; b. 14 May 1929, Hillview, IL; d. 6 Nov 1993, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; M. (1) Everett Pollard (date & place not given); (2) Frank Holman (date & place not given); (3) Clarence Gene Smith (date & place not given), her last two husbands preceded her in death; Fa.: Clifford Garrison; Mo.: Flossie Blackstone; Survived by three sons: David Pollard and Wayne Pollard, both of White Hall, and Steve Pollard of Palmyra; five daughters: Regina Forsythe of Brighton, Theresa Martin, Linda Dyer and Cathy Flanagan, all of Jacksonville, and Veda Davidson of White Hall; 20 grand and six great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son: Carl Pollard; one daughter; Kathy Holman; two brothers: Donald E. and Arthur Garrison; and two sisters: Eva Fox and Violet Irene Garrison.

SMITH, Fleta (Windmiller); b. 1 Mar 1889, near Nebo, IL; d. 29 Oct 1981, Pleasant Hill, IL; Bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; M. Elza Smith on 5 Sep 1912 in Pleasant Hill, IL, he died 23 Jan 1954; Fa.: Ganey Windmiller; Mo.: Margaret Bray; Surviving are a son: Marion of Pleasant Hill; a daughter: Mrs. Beulah Hill of White Hall; nine grand, 25 great and two great-great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Flora Belle (Lewis); b. 11 Feb 1915, Morgan Co., IL; d. 7 Jun 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Charles Clyde Smith (date & place not given); Fa.: Cosby Lewis; Mo.: Ruth Campbell; Survived by her husband; these children: Verla Lowe of Kansas City, MO, Gladys Beddingfield and Robert Smith, the latter two residing with their parents, and Ruth Anne Breakville of Jacksonville; six grandchildren; a brother: Everett Lewis of Pekin; Preceded by two sons: Charles and Billy; and a sister: Catherine Morin.

SMITH, Flora Opal (Dowdy); b. 2 Sep 1894, KY; d. 20 Aug 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Murray, KY; resident of Jacksonville; M. Benjamin H. Smith in 1916, he died in 1953; Fa.: William Edward Dowdy; Mo.: Viola (maiden not given); Survived by two daughters: Mrs. E. P. Weaver of Jefferson City, MO and Mrs. Ralph (Dortha) Lomelino of Jacksonville; four sisters; and two brothers.

SMITH, Florence (McLain); b. 4 Sep 1916, northeast of Jacksonville, IL; d. 3 Apr 1994, Decatur, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Decatur, IL; M. Charles W. Smith Sr. on 16 Dec 1939 in Marshall, MO, he died 3 Jan 1992; Fa.: Roy Leighton McLain; Mo.: Maude Ruth Henderson; Survived by three sons: Charles William Jr. (wife, Sandi) of Decatur, Phillip Roy (wife, Marcia) of Deerfield and Larry Herbert of Springfield; four grandsons; a sister: Margaret L. Gregory (husband, Milo) of Jacksonville; and a sister-in-law: Ethel Irene Smith of Macon.

SMITH, Florence Frances (Stone); b. 18 Nov 1913, Jacksonville, IL; d. 17 Oct 1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Hurley Smith in 1950 at Jacksonville, IL, he died in Apr. 1968; Fa.: Willis Stone; Mo.: Pearl (maiden not given); Survived by a son: James Stone of Rancho Cordova, CA; one grandson; two great-grandchildren; and one sister: Hazel Kipper of Paris, MO; Preceded by several brothers and sisters.

SMITH, Florence Irene "Bonnie" (Grimmett); b. 15 Aug 1884, Palmyra, IL; d. 24 Jan 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Palmyra, IL; A former resident of Springfield; M. Jesse A. Smith in 1905, he died in 1932; Fa.: William Thomas Grimmett; Mo.: Talitha Doss; Survived by a daughter-in-law: Mrs. Evelyn Smith of LaGrange; two grandchildren: David and Karen; and three great-grandchildren: Sara, Stephen and Sloan; and a stepbrother: Minton R. Grimmett of FL; Preceded by a son: William Pierce Smith in Apr. 1974.

SMITH, Flossie (Smith); b. 24 Jun 1894; d. 23 Aug 1992, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Shearer Cem., New Canton, IL; Resident of New Canton, IL; M. Merle Smith (date & place not given), he died 14 Apr 1944; Fa.: Alby Smith; Mo.: Flora Johnson; Survived by one grandson: Dale Hart of New Canton; and one great-grandchild; Preceded by one daughter: Louise Hart; and two sisters: Arlene Stine and Nellie Smith.

SMITH, Floyd Allen "Frog"; b. 29 Nov 1936, Perry, IL; d. 26 Feb 1992, Detroit, IL; Bu.: Wilson Cem., Perry, IL; Army Veteran; Resident of Detroit; formerly of Perry; M. (not given); Fa.: Floyd E. Smith; Mo.: Sylvia M. Martin; Survived by his parents; a close friend: Carol Jean Mitchell of Detroit; one daughter: Mrs. Jeff (Lori) Pool of Mt. Sterling; two sons: March Allen Smith and Matthew Guy Smith, both of Warrington, MO; three granddaughters; one sister: Mrs. Richard (Pat) Hoosier of Baylis; one brother: Roger Smith of Perry; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one brother: Larry Eugene Smith.

SMITH, Floyd B.; b. 23 Sep 1900, Franklin, IL; d. 12 Dec 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Murrayville, IL; Resident of Murrayville; M. (1) Clara Millard on 17 Jun 1923, she died in 1944; (2) Iva L. Short on 1 Sep 1945 in Jacksonville, IL, she died 25 Nov 1992; Fa.: Thomas B. Smith; Mo.: Alpha Jane Six; Survived by two daughters: Mary Lou Lindsey of El Paso and Mrs. Leland (Vera) L. Fisher of Tuka; two grandchildren; and one sister: Ruby Smith of Mattoon; Preceded by one son: Thomas Smith, who was killed in WWII; and three brothers: Leroy Smith, Lawrence Smith and Byron Smith.

SMITH, Frances Bernice; b. 11 Nov 1905, Jacksonville, IL; d. 29 Sep 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Alfred Smith; Mo.: Emma Toler; Survived by a sister: Mrs. Monte (Mary) McDannald of Jacksonville; and 18 nieces and nephews; Preceded by her parents; a brother: Robert; and a sister: Elsie Barbeau.

SMITH, Frances Helen (Sherrill); b. 11 Nov 1910, Havana, IL; d. 9 Sep 1989, Rushville, IL; bu.: Browning Cem., Browning, IL; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. Otis A. Smith on 29 Apr 1947, he died 30 Dec 1978; Fa.: Walter Sherrill; Mo.: Bertha Lewis; Survived by a brother: Dale P. Sherrill of Beardstown; numerous nieces and nephews and many of the girls from the home, including a foster daughter: Susan (Miller) Bell; Preceded by her parents; two brothers: Donald R. and Walter L. Sherrill; and one sister: Ruth A. Shrum.

SMITH, Frances I. (Stroheker); b. 8 May 1916, Barry, IL; d. 22 Nov 1992, Springfield, IL; bu.: Park Lawn Cem., Barry, IL; Resident of Barry; M. Paul G. Smith on 4 May 1934 in Palmyra, MO, he died 28 Nov 1986; Fa.: Fred Stroheker; Mo.: Jennie Spink; Survived by two sons: William E. Smith and Robert D. Smith, both of Barry; one daughter: Mrs. Kyle (Sharon) Main of Barry; 14 grand and 15 great-grandchildren; and one sister: Shirley Boyd of Barry; Preceded by one brother: Stewart Stroheker; and one sister: Billie Johnson.

SMITH, Frances Louise (Chapman); b. 3 Mar 1901, near Virginia, IL; d. 8 Feb 1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Formerly a resident of Chapin, IL; M. Earl E. Smith on 31 Jul 1933, he died 24 May 1972; Fa.: Charles F. Chapman; Mo.: Cora Elizabeth Black; Survivors include one brother: William B. Chapman of San Diego, CA; and two sisters: Mrs. Margaret Myers of Jacksonville and Mrs. Elizabeth Trent of Virginia; There are several nieces and nephews; two sisters preceded her in death.

SMITH, Frances Marie (Smith) Bingham Huddleson; b. 28 Mar 1919, Quincy, IL; d. 9 Jul 1989, Ottawa, IL; bu.: City Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Beardstown; formerly of Mt. Sterling; M. (1) Fred E. Bingham (date & place not given), he preceded in death; (2) Charles F. Huddleson (date & place not given), he died in 1971; (3) William F. Smith on 1 Mar 1975 in Kewanee, IL, he died 19 Nov 1982; Fa.: Leslie Smith; Mo.: Effie Thomas; Survived by three daughters: Lois Retenour of Moline, Frances Carpenter of Redding, CA and Shirley Maddox of Ottawa; one son: Richard Bingham of Redding, CA; seven stepchildren: Helen Lawery of Olinda, CA, Fred Eugene Bingham Jr. of San Pedro, CA, Charles Smith, Glena Boker and Barbara Jackson, all of Kewanee, James Smith of Peoria and Lula Swan of Mt. Sterling; two sisters: Alice Horness and Florence Dembo, both of Boulder City, NV; a half sister: Barbara Yamasha of Willington, CA; 20 grand and 23 great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Francis C. "Frank"; b. 7 Feb 1912, Brown Co., IL; d. 26 May 1979, Quincy, IL; bu.: (not given); Resident of Quincy; M. Wylma E. Milligan on 24 Dec 1934 in New Salem, IL; Fa.: James Newton Smith; Mo.: Frances Tipsword; Survived by his wife; a son: Harvey Newton Smith of San Diego, CA; a daughter: Mrs. Barbara Mae Pryor of Plainville; seven grand and two great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Doris Norris of Griggsville and Mrs. Thrasher of Perry; two brothers: James Smith of Decatur and Newton Smith of Louisiana, MO.

SMITH, Francis Charles; b. 1 May 1911; d. 5 Dec 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Resident of Meredosia, IL; M. Marie E. Willis on 6 Nov 1954 in Beardstown, IL, she died in 1987; Fa.: Fred D. Smith; Mo.: Bessie M. Floyd; Survived by three children: Eldred Smith of Bluffs and Norma Crawford and Barbara Wolfe, both of Andrews, NC; three stepchildren: Eva Lee VanHyning and Gerold Sullinger, both of Meredosia, and Bill Vaughn of Spotsylvania, VA; several grand, step grand, great-grand and step great-grandchildren; and two brothers: Lucian Smith of Beardstown and Eugene Smith of Jerseyville; Preceded by two sisters: Mabel Surratt and Lorene Messer.

SMITH, Frank J.; b. 20 Jul 1908, near Pike Station, IL; d. 19 Feb 1988, rural Barry, IL; Bu.: Samuel Taylor Cem., Rockport, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Barry; M. Frances Myers on 10 Jun 1933 in Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Bert Smith; Mo.: Etta Whitlock; Survived by his wife; five daughters: Elsie Murray of Chicago Heights, Doris Boone of O'Fallon, MO, Marjorie Asby of Solon, IA and Ruthie Foster and Lynne Ohnemus, both of Quincy; one son: Ed of Glendale, AZ; two nephews: Jack and Glenn Miller, both of Houston, TX; 20 grand and 14 great-grandchildren; two brothers: Walter of Underwood, ND and Rex of Griggsville; three sisters: Evalean Deardueff of Albuquerque, NM, Ruth Hull of Pittsfield and Hellen Hicks of Independence, MO; and numerous nieces and nephews.

SMITH, Franklin W.; b. 27 Aug 1910, Memphis, MO; d. 5 Mar 1990, Springfield, IL; bu.: Hall Cem., Versailles, IL; Resident of Versailles, IL; M. (1) Dorothy Louise Shepard on 6 Oct 1936, she died in 1937; (2) Ruby Pearl Surratt on 21 Oct 1949 in Rushville, IL; Fa.: Manford Lee Smith; Mo.: Rilley Mae Brown; Survived by his wife; two children: Wilma Louise Bigley of Naples and Silvy Lee Smith of Chester; nine grandchildren; Preceded by three children; a brother and two sisters.

SMITH, Fred; b. 22 Nov 1886, Glasgow, IL; d. 3 Jul 1976, Jerseyville, IL; bu.: Bowers Cem., Alsey, IL; Resident of Alsey, IL; M. Mardel Carriger (date & place not given), she died in 1957; Fa.: John Smith; Mo.: Belle Carlton; Survived by these children: John H. Smith of White Hall, Fred D. Smith of Beardstown, Ella Smith of Joliet, Velma Walk of Jacksonville and Alta Mann of Carrollton; 20 grand and 44 great-grandchildren; The last of his immediate family, he was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.

SMITH, Fred; b. 4 Jul 1898, Wrights, IL; d. 15 Apr 1984, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; M. Marjorie Meek on 29 Nov 1923 in Carrollton, IL, she died 25 Oct 1957; Fa.: Joseph Smith; Mo.: Jane Atkinson; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Larry (Mildred) Prather of Roodhouse; two granddaughters: Vicki Bailey of Roodhouse and Donna Davison of Chino, CA; three great-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Carrie Halton of Urbana; Preceded by two sisters and three brothers.

SMITH, Freida L. (Nelson); b. 23 Jul 1910, Browning, IL; d. 29 Aug 1987, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Browning Cem., Browning, IL; Resident of Browning; M. Louis W. Smith on 22 Oct 1942 in Tucson, AZ; Fa.: Harry Nelson; Mo.: Lydia Lane; Survived by her husband; one brother: Virgil of Bumpass, VA; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two sisters and one brother.

SMITH, Frieda (Meyer); b. 25 Jul 1904, Naples, IL; d. 16 Sep 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Oxville Cem., Oxville, IL; Resident of Naples, IL; M. Leo Smith on 26 Jun 1927, he died 28 Jan 1981; Fa.: William Meyer; Mo.: Mamie (maiden not given); Survived by two sons: Leo Smith Jr. of Gibson City and Billy J. Smith of Meredosia; two daughters: Mrs. Fred (Karen E.) Skinner of East Alton and Mrs. Wayne (Marilyn K.) Smith of the state of WA; 11 grand and two great-grandchildren; and one sister: Goldena Krusa of Bluffs.

SMITH, G. Hazel (Morrison); b. 18 Oct 1898, St. Louis, MO; d. 30 Dec 1991, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Elmwood Cem., Freeburg, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. C. Stanley Smith on 18 Oct 1919 in East St. Louis, IL, he died in Apr. 1978; Fa.: John T. Morrison; Mo.: Elizabeth Sanders; Survived by one son: Dr. M. Nolan Smith of Jacksonville; two grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by one sister.

SMITH, G. Paul; b. (not given), Beardstown, IL; he was 84 years of age at death; d. 10 Aug 1977, Kansas City, MO; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Kansas City, MO for the past five years; formerly of Beardstown, IL; left Beardstown in 1917; M. Margaret Moe (date & place not given); parents: (not given); Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Dona Snider; and one granddaughter, all of Kansas City, MO.

SMITH, Gabriel R. "Gabe"; b. 30 Aug 1978, Jacksonville, IL; d. 4 Jun 1996, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; Fa.: Richard R. Smith; Mo.: Elaine Jackson; Survived by his parents; a sister: Nicole Smith of Pittsfield; his grandparents: Robert and Janet Smith and Dick and Berb Jackson, all of Pittsfield; great-grandparents: Richard and Henetta Jackson and Eileen Hoots, all of Winchester, and several aunts and uncles.

SMITH, Geneva (Ham); b. 21 Mar 1888, Perry, IL; d. 13 Feb 1977, White Water, WI; Bu.: Griggsville Cem., Griggsville, IL; M. James H. Smith in Jan. 1907 at Perry, IL, he died in 1961; Fa.: George Ham; Mo.: Emma Walpole; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Nelson (Audrey) Thomas of Chicago; and a son: James Ravon Smith of Mt. View, CA; three grand and two great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Genevieve (Hoosier); b. 19 Feb 1898, Versailles, IL; d. 25 Mar 1990, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Versailles West Side Cem., Versailles, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling; formerly of Versailles; M. Verlin E. Smith (date & place not given), he preceded in death; Fa.: Alva Hoosier; Mo.: Leota Putnam; Survived by two granddaughters: Mrs. Dan (Shari) Volk of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Robert (Jane Ann) Moore of Peoria; four great-grandchildren: Kari, Jason and Ryan Volk and Marni Moore; Preceded by a daughter: Lavona Brown; two half brothers and a sister.

SMITH, Georgia (Lynch); b. 4 Sep 1884, New Salem, IL; d. 5 Oct 1981, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Pleasant Grove Cem., Pleasant Grove, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: George Lynch; Mo.: Lucy Shrigley; Survivors include two sons: Francis C. Savage of Davenport, IA; a grandson; six great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild; She was preceded in death by a son and a daughter.

SMITH, Gertrude (Wheeler); b. 21 Jul 1914, Liberty, KY; d. 30 Dec 1996, Ashland, IL; bu.: Pleasant Plains, IL; Resident of Ashland and Pleasant Plains; M. Leslie Smith on 11 Aug 1931 at Columbia, KY; Fa.: Clarence Wheeler; Mo.: Betty Grant; Survived by her husband; four sons: Ray (wife, Ann) of Youngstown, FL, Charles (wife, Mary) of New Berlin, Jack (wife, Joyce) of Tallula and Hank (wife, Brenda) of Pleasant Plains; six daughters: Shelby Beall of Ashland, Mrs. Larry (Barbara) Quade of Ashland, Patty Chapman of Pleasant Plains, Mrs. Denny (Linda) Jugan of Ashland, Betty Roberts of Ashland and Helen Brooks of FL; 23 grand and 18 great-grandchildren; four brothers: Russell, Arthur and Jim Wheeler, all of Edinburg, IN, and David Wheeler of Nashville, TN; three sisters: Ruth Smith and Faye Tipton, both of FL, and Mable Burton of NC; and many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews; Preceded by a son: David Smith; two sisters: Grace Reedy and Lola Ricket; and three brothers: Johnny, Earl and Oval Wheeler.

SMITH, Gertrude H. (Blakey); b. 28 May 1898, Shelbina, MO; d. 29 Aug 1992, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Oak Ridge Cem., Springfield, IL; Resident of Springfield; M. E. O. Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1970; Fa.: Millard Blakey; Mo.: (not given); Survived by one grandson: Dr. Paul Smeath of Springfield; and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by one daughter.

SMITH, Gilbert E.; b. 22 Feb 1901, Tamalco, IL; d. 23 Jul 1985, east of Loami, IL; bu.: Sulphur Springs Cem., Loami, IL; Resident of Loami; M. Elsie Herr on 14 Mar 1923 in Springfield, IL, she died 29 Jan 1985; Fa.: James Smith; Mo.: El Zada Green; Survived by three sons: James and Lester, both of Loami, and Marvin of Springfield; one daughter; Mrs. Glenn (Zada) Hunt of Girard; seven grand and 13 great-grandchildren; four brothers: Fred of Canton, Ruben of Harvel, Melvin of NJ and John of Peoria; four sisters: Cynthia Lowe of Canton, and Gladys Lamb, Leta Whitaker and Rita Beckert, all of Greenville; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one grandchild; two great-grandchildren; and one sister: Mabel Knebel.

SMITH, Gladys L. (Hawkins); b. 16 Jun 1909, TN; d. 14 Mar 1989, Carrollton, IL; bu.: City Cem., Carrollton, IL; Resident of Carrollton; M. Clarence Smith on 24 Oct 1946 in St. Louis, MO; Fa.: Thomas Hawkins; Mo.: Anna Evans; Survived by her husband; one sister: Annabelle Patton fo Detroit, MI; and two brothers: James T. Hawkins of St. Louis and Everett Hawkins of East St. Louis; Preceded by four sisters and one brother.

SMITH, Gladys M. (Cole) Brown; b. 13 Jun 1914, VA; d. 3 Aug 1985 of Springfield, IL; bu.: Center Grove Cem., Roseville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Warren Co., IL and Clearwater, FL; M. (1) Unknown Brown (date & place not given); (2) Carl N. Smith in 1964 at Reno, NV; Fa.: James F. Cole; Mo.: Bertha York; Survived by her husband; four sons: Lyle Brown of Monmouth, Lester Brown of Clearwater, FL, Max Brown of OR and Fred A. Brown of Clearwater, FL; one daughter: Doris Hutchcraft of Jacksonville; two stepsons: Loren Smith of Galesburg and Carl Smith Jr. of CA; three stepdaughters: Maxine Homer of Abbingdon, Marjorie Alvin of Galesburg and Donna More of Knoxville; Mrs. Smith was one of 13 children.

SMITH, Glendon Leroy; b. 18 Aug 1937, Scott Co., IL; d. 5 Oct 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; Resident of Winchester; M. Bonnie Kay Evans on 2 Nov 1957 in Hernando, MS; Fa.: Roy "Bunk" Smith; Mo.: Edith Marie Wisdom; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Roy (Donna) Givens and Debra Marie Smith, both of Winchester; one son: Daniel Lee (wife, Brenda) of Gillespie; four grandchildren; two brothers: Glenn Allen Smith of Arenzville and David Paul Smith of Winchester; three sisters: Mrs. Wayne (Marilyn) Gee of Searcy, AR, Mrs. Harlan (Diana) Fricke of Winchester and Mrs. John (Karen) Sparrow of Bluffs; and an aunt: Mrs. Don (Glenna) Frazier of Raytown, MO, who was raised in the Smith home.

SMITH, Glenn C.; b. 24 Aug 1906, Steelville, MO; d. 5 Sep 1996, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Mona Scott on 28 Feb 1931 at St. Louis, MO; Fa.: Henry Wise Smith; Mo.: Mae Coppedge; Survived by his wife; a son: Scott Smith of Ponca City, OK; two grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; and a niece; Preceded by a son: Rodger; two brothers: Clyde and Raymond Smith; and a sister: Erma Graf.

SMITH, Glenna; b. 8 Dec 1916, near Naples, IL; d. 10 Aug 1976, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Oxville Cem., Oxville, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; Fa.: Jesse B. Smith; Mo.: Lula Williams; Survived by four sisters: Mrs. Ben (Margaret) Roberts of Griggsville, Mrs. Charles (Cecile) Foster of Pittsfield, Mrs. Arthur (Helen) Scranton of Chambersburg and Mrs. Earl Wayne (Beulah) Dunham of Fayette, MO.

SMITH, Goldie M. (Gabbert); b. 17 Jan 1921, Beardstown, IL; d. 25 Jul 1995, Canton, IL; bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Canton; formerly of Beardstown; M. Edward H. Smith on 27 Jun 1936 in Virginia, IL, he died in Jun 1985; Fa.: Jessie Gabbert; Mo.: Rose M. Davis; Survived by three sons: Edward Lynn Smith of Jacksonville, Glenn R. Smith of rushville and Wilbert G. Smith of Cuba; two daughters: Alice M. Huggins of Canton and Rose Ann Smith of Cuba; 16 grand and six great-grandchildren; and one sister: Dollie Lewis of Beardstown; Preceded by one grandson.

SMITH, Gracie Ann (Evans); b. 7 Jan 912, Scott Co., IL; d. 11 Oct 1993, Winchester, IL; Bu.: Glasgow Cem., Glasgow, IL; Resident of Winchester; M. John Jacob Smith on 23 Mar 1940 in Bowling Green, MO, he died 23 Dec 1974; Fa.: James Will Evans; Mo.: Emma Krueger; Survived by two sons: Buell Smith of Post Falls, ID and Vern Smith of Girard; one daughter: Vickie Smith of Madison, WI; 11 grand and six great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son: Ronald Smith; one brother: Herman Evans; one sister: Nancy Goff; and two half-brothers: Leonard and Clarence Evans.

SMITH, Grover C.; b. 19 Nov 1884, Concord, IL; d. 22 Apr 1981, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Gertrude P. Stainborth on 30 Jun 1917, he died 9 Aug 1980; Fa.: Larkin B. Smith; Mo.: Jane Richardson; Survived by one sister: Mrs. Russell (Lillian) Hull of Jacksonville; Preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.

SMITH, Guy W.; b. 7 Mar 1896; d. 14 Jul 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Murrayville, IL; WWI Veteran; Resident of Murrayville, IL; M. Ruth Clayton on 25 Aug 1947 in KY; Fa.: (not given); Mo.: Dora (maiden not given); Survived by his wife.

SMITH, H. Burns; b. 17 May 1900, Greene Co., IL; d. 24 Feb 1976, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Carrollton, IL; Resident of Carrollton; M. Beryl Griffin on 31 Aug 1925 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Oscar Smith; Mo.: Maude Shelabarger; Survived by his wife; following children: Mrs. Betty Parker and Mrs. Charles (Martha) Graves, both of Carrollton, Robert Smith of Ramsey and Lyndell Smith of Carrollton; 11 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; three sisters: Mrs. Hazel Brennan of Carrollton, Mrs. Dorothy Parker of Rockville, MD and Mrs. Audrey Kerckhoff of Clayton, MO; Preceded in death by one brother.

SMITH, H. Edward; b. 17 Nov 1910, Woodson, IL; d. 23 Oct 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); WWII Army Air Force Veteran; M. Mary L. Carr (date & place not given); Fa.: Harry Smith; Mo.: Harriett Gallagher; Survived by his wife; following brothers and sisters: Harry of Jacksonville, Marion E. of Chicago, Irene Sands of Roanoke, VA and Evelyn Talkington of Jacksonville; Preceded in death by a brother.

SMITH, Hal; b. 23 Mar 1924, Glasgow, IL; d. 19 Jan 1993, rural Pittsfield; Bu.: Glasgow Cem., Glasgow, IL; Resident of rural Pittsfield; formerly of Glasgow and Winchester; Fa.: Max Smith; Mo.: Elsie Fundel; Survived by one sister: Louella Smith of rural Pittsfield; and one brother: K. F. Smith of Winchester.

SMITH, Hardin R.; b. 23 Jul 1893, Scott Co., IL; d. 31 Oct 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.; Manchester Cem., Manchester, IL; Resident of Manchester; M. Etta Augusta Gray in 1905 at Winchester, IL, she died in 1958; Fa.: Newton Smith; Mo.: Hattie Barnett; Survived by the following children: Mrs. Harold (Helen) Allen of Murrayville, Earl Smith of White Hall, Claude Smith of Waverly, Willis Smith, Leon Smith and Mrs. James (Mayola) Brant, all of Manchester and Margaret Edwards of Jacksonville; 13 grand, 34 great-grand and three great-great-grandchildren; and a brother: Alsey Smith of Godfrey; Preceded by one child, one grandchild and two brothers.

SMITH, Harold; b. 18 Oct 1908, Scott Co., IL; d. 28 Jun 1983, Alton, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; A resident of East Alton, IL; formerly of Winchester; M. Imogene Deeder (date & place not given), she died in 1980; Fa.: Bert Smith; Mo.: Carrie Killebrew; Survivors include two sisters: Marjorie Atkinson of St. Louis and Virgia Dobson of Winchester; Preceded in death by an infant son and one sister.

SMITH, Harold; b. 28 Sep 1928, Rockport, IL; d. 3 Feb 1990, St. Louis, MO; Bu.: Miller Cem., near Atlas, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Dixie Young on 29 Aug 1952 in Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: George Smith; Mo.: Beulah Howland; Survived by his wife; one son: Kent of Pittsfield; four daughters: Connie McFall and Diana Gregory, both of Pittsfield, Linda Smith of St. Louis and Brenda Tombs of New Canton; three brothers: David of Detroit, George of Greeley, CO and Herschel of Hull; eight sisters: Dorothy Smith of Clearwater, FL, Gladys Cheney of Jacksonville and Margaret Richards, Dora May Weinant, Helen Hull and Nancy Brackett, all of Griggsville, Mildred Smith of Pittsfield and Betty Crump of FL; and seven grandchildren.

SMITH, Harold E. b. 22 Jun 1912, Morgan Co., IL; d. 10 Mar 1981, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Jacksonville; M. Elizabeth Turner (date & place not given), she preceded in death; Fa.: Charles F. Smith; Mo.: Sue Fitzsimmons; Survived by a daughter: Elizabeth Smith; and a son: Wayne Smith, both of Trenton, MI; a sister: Pauline Warga of Jacksonville; and four grandchildren.

SMITH, Harold G.; b. 6 Sep 1911, Morgan Co., IL; d. 30 Apr 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Franklin, IL; M. Aline Lair on 15 Dec 1928 in Hannibal, MO; Fa.: Clarence Edward Smith; Mo.: Emma Lisenbee; Survived by his wife; a son: Richard Smith of rural Franklin; three grand and three great-grandchildren; two brothers: Lawrence Smith and Orville Smith, both of Jacksonville; and a sister: Helen Fortado of Jacksonville; Preceded by a son, Glenn; and a brother.

SMITH, Harold L.; b. 26 Nov 1908, Pleasant Hill, IL; d. 23 May 1985, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; Resident of Pleasant Hill; M. Lenora Pellikaan on 22 Oct 1932 in Bowling Green, MO, she died 24 Jul 1982; Fa.: Fred Smith; Mo.: Violet Windmiller; Survived by four sons: Terry, Gene and Larry, all of Pleasant Hill and Nick of St. Louis, six daughters: Mrs. Verna Puterbaugh of Rockport, Mrs. Donna Biggs of Frankford, MO, Mrs. Dixie Foiles of Mozier, Mrs. Kay Rompach of St. Louis, Mrs. Joyce Neumann of Topeka, KS and Miss Rita Smith of Tampa, FL; a brother: Gerald of Nokomis, FL and two sisters: Mrs. Irene Dabney of Pleasant Hill and Mrs. Ione Hobkirk of Pittsfield; 22 grand and 25 great-grandchild.

SMITH, Harold R.; b. 8 Jul 1913, west of White Hall, IL; d. 12 Sep 1976, White Hall, IL; Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; M. Ella McMillen on 16 May 1936; Fa.: Truman Smith; Mo.: Amy Kessinger; Survived by his wife; the following children: Clarence, Harold Jr., Mrs. Jess (Margaret) Alexander, Donald, Mrs. Kenneth (Linda) Sturgeon, Mrs. Rick (Lora Lou) Dilks, Ronald and William "Bill", all of White Hall, and Mrs. Keith (Evelyn) Smith of Scottville; 23 grandchildren; three brothers: Paul Smith of Granite City and Earl Smith and Truman Ray Smith, both of White Hall; Preceded by two sons: John and Thomas.

SMITH, Harold R.; b. 20 Feb 1929, Louisiana, MO; d. 25 Mar 1991, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Shearer Cem., New Canton, IL; resident of Hull, IL; M. Frances Motley on 12 Apr 1952 in Louisiana, MO; Fa.: Maynard Russell Smith; Mo.: Elsie L. Poyser; Survived by his wife; one son: Harold R. Jr. of Barry; two daughters: Sally Blackwell of Quincy and Susan Kroeneke of Hull; and six grandchildren; Preceded by two sons: Russell Hubert and Steven Leslie; and one brother: Maynard Jr.

SMITH, Harold T.; b. 28 Aug 1916, Roodhouse, IL; d. 28 Nov 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Celia Bushong (date & place not given), she preceded in death; Fa.: Thomas A. Smith; Mo.: (not given); Survived by two half-brothers: Edward C. Smith of Jacksonville and Wendell Smith of Illiopolis; two half-sisters: Helen Downs of Jacksonville and Ruth Ann Williams of AZ.

SMITH, Harold W. "Gim"; b. 1 Mar 1913, Manito, IL; d. 24 Sep 1979, Quincy, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Versailles, IL; Resident of Versailles; M. Margaret Hall on 13 Jul 1936 in Mt. Sterling, IL; Fa.: Rubin John Smith; Mo.: Corabell Brewer; Survived by his wife; a son: Gerald Dean Smith of Quincy; and four daughters: Mrs. Donald (Shirley) Llewellyn of Clayton, Mrs. Marvin (Linda) Cady of Lincoln Park, MI, Mrs. Dale (Betty) Allen of Clayton and Mrs. Ronald (Sandy) Lenover of Mt. Sterling; 19 grandchildren; these brothers and sisters: John Smith of Lewistown and Earl Lee Smith, Annie Genseal, Margaret Genseal and Dorothy Little, all of Beardstown; Preceded by one son.

SMITH, Harry; b. 18 Sep 1897, Manchester, IL; d. 14 Dec 1979, Rushville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: Charles Smith; Mo.: (not given); Survived by a stepdaughter: Mrs. Merle (Velma) Shores of Beardstown; a stepson: Phillip Andrews of Mt. Sterling; four step grand and two step great-grandchildren; Preceded by five brothers and two sisters.

SMITH, Harry; b. 26 Jan 1915, Madison Co., IL; d. 15 Jan 1983, Eldred, IL; Bu.: Wanda Cem., Roxanna, IL; Veteran; Fa.: Charles Smith; Mo.: Bertha Peiper; Survivors include three sisters: Mrs. Dorothy Herrig of Carrollton, Mrs. Virginia Gable of Cassopolis, MI and Mrs. Lucille Robinson of Niles, MI; two brothers: Everett of Plainview and Charles of Jerseyville; He was preceded in death by one sister; he was never married.

SMITH, Harry E.; b. 8 Apr 1933, West York, IL; d. 12 Nov 1985, Springfield, IL: Bu.: Sulphur Springs Cem., Loami, IL; Veteran; Resident of Loami, IL; M. Elizabeth Ann Lynn in 1957; Fa.: Harry P. Smith; Mo.: Kathryn Reynolds; Survived by his wife; two sons: Michael at home and Jeffrey of Huntsville, TX; three daughters: Melissa and Cindy, both of Loami, and Samantha at home; one granddaughter: Rhiannon Elizabeth.

SMITH, Harry J.; b. 11 Jul 1899, Meredosia, IL; d. 30 Apr 1978, West Branch, MI; Bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Resident of West Branch, MI; formerly of Meredosia; M. (1) Ruth Fry (date & place not given), she preceded in death (2) Ruth Schneider in 1946 in Arkansas; Fa.: William Smith; Mo.: Laura Newman; Survived by his wife; these children: Donna Nickerson of West Branch, MI, Helen Keys of Clio, MI, Leon and Jose Smith, both of Meredosia; and two step-daughters: Bernice Laderoot of West Branch and Virginia Bryan of Dearborn Heights, MI; 17 grand and 12 great-grandchildren; a brother: Willie Smith of Meredosia; and two sisters: Pearl Martin of Meredosia and Ruth Crabb of Roseville, CA; Preceded by one brother.

SMITH, Hattie M. (Kinder); b. 6 Jul 1912, Woodford Co., KY; d. 30 Dec 1984, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Antioch Cem., Morgan Co., IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. James H. Smith on 8 Oct 1932 in Jessamine Co., KY, he died in 1975; Fa.: Thomas Kinder; Mo.: Maud Brown; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. William (Mary) Everhart of Waverly and Mrs. A. J. (Martha) Ogle of Jacksonville; eight sons: James Smith of Murfreesboro, TN, Marvin Smith of Waverly, Floyd Smith and Kenneth Smith of Jacksonville, Raymond Smith of Franklin, Herbert Smith of Springfield, Clarence Smith of Havana and William Smith of Virginia; 41 grand and 13 great-grandchildren; five sisters: Jewell Satterly, Nellie turner and Vera Conner, all of KY, Annie Doye of FL and Elizabeth Tatus of St. Louis; four brothers: William, James, Walter and Joseph Kinder, all of KY; Preceded by one daughter, three grand and one great-grandchild, one sister and four brothers.

SMITH, Hattie (Scott); b. 24 Feb 1895, Morgan Co., IL; d. 21 Dec 1994, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Franklin, IL; Resident of Franklin; M. LeRoy T. Smith on 9 Mar 1923, he died 23 Sep 1964; Fa.; Sylvanus Scott; Mo.: Elizabeth Dodsworth; Survived by two sons: Louis S. (wife, Lois Arlene) Smith of rural Franklin and Edwin L. (wife, Adele) Smith of Wilmette; two daughters: Mrs. Paul (Lois) Rust of South Jacksonville and Mrs. Robert (Martha) Reed of Portland, IN; 10 grand and 15 great-grandchildren; and seven nieces and nephews; Preceded by a grandson; five brothers; and four sisters.

SMITH, Harvey Milton; b. 14 Apr 1915, Greenfield, IL; d. 10 Apr 1994, Springfield, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Franklin, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Franklin; M. Eva Simon on 12 Jun 1940 in Murrayville, IL; Fa.: Moses J. Smith; Mo.: Elsie Barnett; Survived by his wife; two sons: Gerald Smith of Rawlings, WY and Darryl Smith of Franklin; a daughter: Linda Rawlings of Champaign; three sisters: Sula Spencer of Roodhouse, Bessie Wankel of Jacksonville and Ruby Spencer of Rochelle; seven grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by two brothers: Leslie and Dean Smith; and a sister: Marcella Smith.

SMITH, Hayden F.; b. 23 Nov 1912, Greene Co., IL; d. 1 Mar 1996, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Kane, IL; Resident of Carrollton; M. Ethel Taake on 8 Feb 1940 in St. Charles, MO; Fa.: Charles F. Smith; Mo.: Tossie Grizzle; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Tossie (husband, James) Scharfenberg of Greenfield; two sons: Kenneth E. (wife, Linda) Smith of Bastrop, TX and Norman F. (wife, Elvera) Smith of Carrollton; eight grand and nine great-grandchildren; his stepmother: Martha Smith of White Hall; one sister: Naomi Loellke of Carrollton; and one brother: Edward M. Smith of Medora; Preceded by one son: Orville Smith; and four brothers: Robert, William, Pearl and Loren "Pete" Smith.

SMITH, Hazel Dell (Kuhlman); b. 16 Feb 1904, Beardstown, IL; d. 10 Oct 1979, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Resident of Meredosia, IL; M. Robert Smith on 26 Oct 1951 in Pontiac, IL, he died in 1957; Fa.: Samuel Kuhlman; Mo.: Kathryn (maiden not given); Survived by two daughters: Mrs. David (Jean) Hawkshaw of Springfield and Mrs. Lloyd (Margaret) Kleinlein of Meredosia; seven grand and three great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Hazel Fern (Kesinger); b. 2 Mar 1943, Shipman, IL; d. 28 Aug 1991, Springfield, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of Waverly; M. Marvin Ray Smith on 8 Dec 1961 in Petersburg, IL, he died in 1989; Fa.: Darrell Kesinger Sr.; Mo.: Leota Fern Copley; Survived by two sons: Anthony Ray Smith of Auburn and Timothy Lee Smith of Waverly; three brothers: Darrell "Pete" Kesinger and John Fredrick Kesinger, both of Waverly, and Ronald L. Kesinger of Hillview; two sisters: Janet Sue Smith of Franklin and Sandra Kay Seymour of Lynnville; and a half-sister: Thelma Townsend of Los Angeles, CA; Preceded by her parents.

SMITH, Helen (Dark); b. 3 Apr 1923, Palmyra, MO; d. 19 Apr 1986, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. James Smith on 9 Feb 1946 in Pittsfield, IL, he died in 1966; Fa.: Charles Dark; Mo.: Sara Ann Daugherty; Survived by two sons: James of Detroit and Gary of Tyler, TX; three daughters: Virginia Foster of Pittsfield, Kathy Smith of Winchester and Janet Predmore of Pittsfield; 13 grandchildren; four sisters: Margaret Phillips of Pittsfield, Viola Star of Centralia, Rosie Keller of Jacksonville and Anna Higgins of Hannibal, MO; three brothers: Lyndle Dark of Baylis, Charles Dark of Rockport and Paul Dark of Des Moines, IA.

SMITH, Helen B. (Taylor); b. 16 Feb 1908, Jacksonville, IL; d. 4 Sep 1981, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; A resident of Jacksonville; formerly of the Rees Station and Alexander, IL areas; M. Orville Smith on 23 Apr 1932; Fa.: Henry Taylor; Mo.: (not given); Survived by her husband; five children: Mrs. Doris (Lois) Richey of Ringgold, GA, Ronald of Jacksonville, Mrs. DeeWayne (Barbara) Murphy of Mt. Vernon, Mrs. John (Mary) Novak of Springfield and Larry of Franklin; 14 grandchildren; a great-grandson; a brother: Leo of Princeton; two sisters: Ethel Smith and Gladys Westrope, both of Jacksonville; Two brothers preceded her in death.

SMITH, Helen Bernice (Harris); b. 7 May 1901, Virginia, IL; d. 1 Apr 1985, Bremerton, WA; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Bremerton, WA; M. Charles Clement Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1943; Fa.: William Harris; Mo.: (not given); Survived by a son: Bernard Smith of Bremerton, WA; five grand and six great-grandchildren; and a sister: Dorothy Moore of Cedar Lake, IN.

SMITH, Helen C.; b. 30 Jun 1890, White Hall, IL; d. 11 Apr 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: George Washington Smith; Mo.: Nettie Adams; Survived by a sister: Mrs. C. L. Draper of Birmingham, AL; a nephew; and a niece.

SMITH, Helen F. (Strom); b. 2 Oct 1911, Luriston, MN; d. 23 Apr 1995, Naperville, IL; Bu.: McCord Cem.., Perry, IL; Resident of Naperville; formerly of Pittsfield; M. Wayne N. Smith on 14 Dec 1946 in Minneapolis, MN, he died 15 Jun 1994; Fa.: William Strom; Mo.: Lydia Altman; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Ronald (Wendy Sue) Palovac of Downers Grove; a sister: Elsa Johnson of Minneapolis; two brothers: Howard and Glenn Strom of Minneapolis; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by an infant son and daughter; one sister; and one brother.

SMITH, Helen I. (Lynn); b. 22 Apr 1905, Cass Co., IL; d. 14 Nov 1990, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Laurel Hill Cem., Havana, IL; Resident of Bath, IL; M. Nelson Smith on 21 Apr 1926 in Havana, IL, he died 8 Apr 1972; Fa.: (not given); Mo.: Bertha Lynn; Survived by one son: Richard Smith of Bath; three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; Preceded by one sister.

SMITH, Helen L. (Seymour); b. 21 Feb 1910, Jacksonville, IL; d. 30 Sep 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Roy E. Smith on 24 Jun 1931 in Jacksonville, IL, he died in Jan. 1965; Fa.: Leslie Seymour; Mo.: Leora Hull; She was the last of her immediate family.

SMITH, Helen M. (Patterson); b. 28 Mar 1910, Morgan Co., IL; d. 6 Mar 1995, Galesburg, IL; Bu.: Concord Cem., Concord, IL; M. Clyde A. Smith on 5 Jan 1930 in Morgan Co., IL, he died 8 Oct 1977; Fa.: Edward Patterson; Mo.: Minerva Putman; Survived by one son: Edward Smith of Greenville, NC: two daughters: Dorothy M. Watts of Washington, IL and Shirley Cook-Fuller of Oneida; 15 grand, 33 great-grand and 13 great-great-grandchildren; and one brother: William Earl Patterson of Springfield; Preceded by one grandchild; one great-grandchild; two brothers; and one sister.

SMITH, Helen Mae (Carlton); b. 10 May 1907, Scott Co., IL; d. 7 Jul 1983, Winchester, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; M. John Harold Smith on 5 Sep 1928 in Winchester, IL, he died in 1944; Fa.: William Madison Carlton; Mo.: Pearl Knapp; Survivors include three sons: Samuel L. Smith of Vicksburg, MS, William M. Smith of Winchester, Darrell J. Smith of Rolling Park, MS; two daughters: Mrs. Grace Estella Worrall of Murrayville, Mrs. Marijane Nall of New Salem; two sisters: Mrs. Mildred Clark of Winchester, Mrs. Mary Taylor of Tucson, AZ; 21 grand and 15 great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by a grandchild.

SMITH, Helen (Wright); b. 18 Feb 1906, Virginia, IL; d. 27 Oct 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Virginia; M. Herman B. Smith in 1933, he died in 1971; Fa.: Charles Wright; Mo.: Catherine Kikendall; Surviving are three children: H. B. Smith of Montague, MI, James R. Smith of Stock Bridge, GA and Carroll Smith of Jacksonville; nine grand and five great-grandchildren; a brother: Carroll Wright of Decatur; and a sister: Edith Alexander of Bloomington; Preceded in death by a brother.

SMITH, Henry; b. 30 Nov 1897, Scott Co., IL; d. 21 Jun 1987, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Jessie (maiden, date & place not given), she preceded in death; Fa.: Thomas Smith; Mo.: Marie Little; Survived by a sister: Minnie Hardy of Winchester; preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

SMITH, Henry Franklin; b. 7 Mar 1892, Meredosia, IL; d. 23 Mar 1979, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Meredosia; M. Helen Clark in 1917 at Palmyra, MO; Fa.: Charles Smith; Mo.: Rebecca Epperly; Survived by his wife; two sons: Virgil Smith of Beardstown and Robert Smith of Springfield; 22 grand and several great and great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sons: Harold and Ralph; a brother; and two sisters.

SMITH, Henry H.; b. 17 Apr 1904, Morgan Co., IL; d. 21 Jan 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Arenzville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Lillian Lovekamp on 28 Dec 1933, she died 24 Mar 1969; Fa.: John V. Smith; Mo.: Catherine Condon; Survived by two sons: Ronald D. Smith of East Peoria and John Nelson Smith of Chapin; five grandchildren: Robin, Rusty and Becky of Chapin and Stewart and Ranora of East Peoria; three brothers: John C. and Lloyd, both of Jacksonville and Joe of Athensville; Preceded by a brother: Earl; and a sister: Emma.

SMITH, Henry M.; b. 15 Aug 1921, Franklin, IL; d. 9 May 1988, Valley Springs, CA; Bu.: Skylawn Memorial Park, near Half Moon Bay, CA; M. Stella Zwiener in 1947; Fa.: Henry Martin Smith; Mo.: Grace Dyer; Survived by his wife; two sons: Jim Smith and Timothy Smith; a daughter: Robin Santino; five grandchildren; and the following brothers and sisters: Larry Smith and Dorothy Smith LaSpina of Oakdale, CA, Ethel Smith Fortney of Springfield, Lloyd Miller of Manchester, Howard Miller of East Peoria and Vivian Miller Popielarz of Chicago.

SMITH, Herbert D.; b. 23 Sep 1909, Lincoln, IL; d. 6 Dec 1979, Springfield, IL: Bu.; Union Cem., Lincoln, IL; Resident of Lincoln, IL; M. Ethel Woods on 13 Jun 1928 in Leroy, IL; Fa.: Samuel Smith; Mo.: Anna Ritchhart; Survived by his wife; a son: Billie of Lincoln; a daughter: Mrs. James (Patsy Jo) Deck of Jacksonville; six grand and two great-granddaughters.

SMITH, Hester (Miller); b. 3 Apr 1924, Quincy, IL; d. 23 Feb 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Edward Smith on 21 Jun 1976 in Literberry, IL; Fa.: Jake Miller; Mo.: (not given); Survived by her husband; Preceded by several brothers and sisters.

SMITH, Hugh; b. 8 Oct 1905, Pledna, MO; d. 28 Jul 1986, Rushville, IL; Bu.: La Belle Cem., La Belle, MO; Resident of Rushville; M. Martha Calhoun on 10 Nov 1924 in LaBelle, MO; Fa.: Walter Smith; Mo.: Elizabeth Bohon; Survived by his wife; one son: Harland E. Smith of Fort Collins, CO; two daughters: Mrs. Delbert (Martha) Lay of Industry and Mrs. James (Elizabeth) Owen of Rushville; ten grand and 15 great-grandchildren; Preceded by one brother, one half-brother and one granddaughter.

SMITH, Ina Mae (Trimble); b. 13 Jul 1894, Girard, IL; d. 21 Apr 1978, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Former resident of Virginia, IL; M. Earl Smith (date & place not given), he preceded in death; Fa.: Thomas Trimble; Mo.: Alice Huff; Survived by three children: Thomas Earl and Edmund T. of Springfield, and Mrs. Mary Thurman of Chrisman; 11 grand and eight great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Irene (Shinpaugh); b. 7 Oct 1907, Barr, IL; d. 14 Feb 1979, rural Modesto, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of rural Modesto, IL; M. Ashburn Smith on 28 Dec 1928; Fa.: Lee Shinpaugh; Mo.: Monty Cox; Survived by her husband; two sons: Stephen of Midlothian and Wilburn of Blue Island; four grandchildren; and four half-sisters: Mrs. Lois Tudor of Virden, Mrs. Joyce Bettis and Mrs. Mary Leigh, both of Carlinville, and Mrs. Evelyn Mecus of Milwaukee, WI.

SMITH, Irene (Moore); b. 22 Jul 1908, Greene Co., IL; d. 10 Apr 1987, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Jones Cem., east of White Hall, IL; Resident of Alsey, IL; M. Chester Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1963; Fa.: Chester Moore; Mo.: Maude Cox; Survived by four brothers: Harold Moore of Roodhouse, Ivan Moore of Auburn and Harvey and Kenneth Moore of Alsey; and two sisters: Clover Wildhagen of Alsey and Ruby Cardwell of Drake; Preceded by four infant children at birth; one brother: Paul; and one sister: Geraldine.

SMITH, Irma E. (Sweatman); b. 25 Jan 1915, Cass Co., IL; d. 14 Mar 1990, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Virginia; M. Lloyd B. Smith on 26 Dec 1938 in rural Arenzville, IL; Fa.: Harry Frederick Sweatman; Mo.: Augusta Marie Davidsmeier; Survived by her husband; a son: Terry D. of Virginia; a daughter: Mrs. Chester (Wanda Kay) Arnold of Virginia; five grandchildren: D. Denoy Smith of Emporia, KS, Mrs. Curt (Sonya) Stowers of Urbana, Jeffrey A. Sims, Troy Dion Sims and Jason L. Arnold, all of Virginia; a brother: Robert Sweatman of Virginia; and one niece and one nephew.

SMITH, Iva (Cunningham); b. 16 Sep 1891, Patterson, IL; d. 1 Apr 1981, Belleville, IL; Bu.: Concord Cem., Concord, IL; Resident of Glasgow, IL; M. Charles Edgar Smith (date not given) in Glasgow, IL, he died in 1953; Fa.: Owen Cunningham; Mo.: Martha Coats; Survived by two sons: Sidney Owen of Fairview Heights and Darrell F. of Belleville; three grand and nine great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by a brother: William F. Cunningham; and a sister: Jessie Roy.

SMITH, Iva (Suter); b. 6 Jan 1895, Manchester, IL; d. 27 May 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. William Lewis Smith in 1911, he died 6 Aug 1961; Fa.: Elisha Suter; Mo.: Mary Ellen Lawson; Survivors include one daughter; Mrs. Lloyd (Helen) Black of Jacksonville; eight grand, 15 great-grand and three great-great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by one son, two brothers and six sisters.

SMITH, Iva L. (Short); b. 31 Dec 1909, Ceres, IL; d. 25 Nov 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Murrayville, IL; Resident of Murrayville; M. Floyd B. Smith on 1 Sep 1945 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Frank Short; Mo.: Leota Simmons; Survived by her husband; two daughters; Mrs. Leland (Vera L.) Fisher of Iuka and Mary Lou Lindsey of El Paso; and two grandchildren; Preceded by two brothers: Lawrence and Paul Henry Short.

SMITH, Rev. Dr. Ivan R.; b. 19 Sep 1901, Jacksonville, IL; d. 12 Jan 1981, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Edith Adelaide Strandberg on 22 Jul 1922; Fa.: Joseph Smith; Mo.: Ada Goodey; Survived by his wife; He was the last of his immediate family.

SMITH, J. E.; b. 24 Aug 1890, Taylorville, IL; d. 12 May 1983, Pekin, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Pekin; formerly of Beardstown; M. Ada Suddeth on 11 Jan 1912, she died in 1956; Fa.: Pete Smith; Mo.; (not given); Survived by nine daughters: Mrs. Deda Stark of Clearwater, FL, Zeda Perrillis of Ft. Pierce, FL, Inez Morgan, Betty Lemon, Dorece Woodworth and Marcella Bowman, all of Pekin, Rosaline Wubker of Virginia, Joan Staake of Jacksonville and Delores Walters of Peoria; four sons: Louie Smith of Peoria, Dick, Jim and Tom, all of Pekin; 29 grand, 27 great-grand and 4 great-great-grandchildren; one brother: Clyde of Crookston, MN; and one sister: Pearl Horton of Los Angeles.

SMITH, James E; b. (not given), he was 34 years of age at death; d. 4 Jul 1986, St. Petersburg, FL; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Land of Lakes, FL; M. Linda (maiden, date & place not given); Fa.: Sherwin Smith; Mo.: Margaret Ann Schildman; Survived by his wife and four children: Was the grandson of Mr. & Mrs. W. R. Schildman of Jacksonville.

SMITH, James E.; b. 17 Oct 1924, Virginia, IL; d. 26 Oct 1993, Springfield, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Chandlerville, IL; WWII Veteran; Resident of Chandlerville; M. Joyce Rogers on 10 Jun 1968 at Camp Point, IL; Fa.: Edward Smith; Mo.: Alma Hill; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Debra J. Smith of Kalamazoo, MI; two stepsons: Earl Douglas Rogers of Madison, IN and John William Rogers, a U.S. Marine stationed in Somalia; four grandchildren and three nieces; Preceded by two brothers: Johnny and William "Sunshine" Smith; and three sisters: Irene Flynn, Louise Dickwiler and May Martin.

SMITH, James E.; b. 20 Feb 1934, Pleasant Hill, IL; d. 31 Jan 1994, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; Resident of Griggsville; M. Mary L. Willis on 20 Jul 1958 in Pleasant Hill, IL; Fa.: Ira Dennis Smith; Mo.: Rose Ann McManus; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. David (Teresa Ann) Deeder of New Salem; a son: Todd Alan of Griggsville; four grandchildren; a brother: Russell E. Smith of Nebo; and a niece.

SMITH, James Elbert; b. 29 Jan 1913, Bell Co., TX; d. 8 Oct 1994, Meniefee, CA; Bu.: City Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Osia Wilson in 1934 in New Mexico; Fa.: William D. Smith; Mo.: Annie Irene Parrish; Survived by five sons: Victor of Cucetta, AL, Vincil of Maynard, AR, Jim of Boise, ID, Ronnie of Augusta, IA and Matthew of Versailles; five daughters: Joyce Hilton of Pocahontas, AR, Bonnie Hotop of Jonesboro, AR, Esther Smith of West Memphis, AR, Letha Pipinger of Jonesboro, AR and Virginia Hartness of Cherokee Valley, AR; one brother: William of Truth or Consequences, NM; six sisters: Velma Glenn of Roswell, NM, Pauline Hester of Romoland, CA, Christine Perez and Irene Brand of San Jocinto, CA, Fay Wright and Grace Colletta, both of Brastow, Ca; several grand and great-grandchildren; and a longtime friend and companion; Virginia Pulse of Mt. Sterling; Preceded by one son: Samuel Smith; and two brothers: Richard and Jack Smith.

SMITH, James Matthew; b. 23 May 1916, Epworth, MO; d. 5 Oct 1978, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Pleasant Prairie Cem., near Bethel, MO; WWII Air Force Veteran; M. Maxine Davis on 25 Jan 1943 in Tampa, FL; Fa.: J. S. Smith; Mo.: Pearl Robertson; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Raymond (Pat) Scott of Baylis; a sister: Mrs. R. L. Cook of Canton, MO; and two grandchildren; Preceded by a brother.

SMITH, James R.; b. 4 Jul 1916, Topeka, KS; d. 30 Mar 1994, Louisiana, MO; Bu.: Taylor Martin Cem., El Dara, IL; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. Charlene Garner on 24 Jul 1940 in Palmyra, MO; Fa.: George C. Smith; Mo.: Elsie Wall; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Karen L. Smith of Pittsfield and Mrs. John (Janice) Geisendorfer of Fredon, NJ; two grandchildren: Eric and Kevin Geisendorfer of Fredon; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by four brothers and five sisters.

SMITH, Jeanette (Conboy); b. 30 Nov 1906, Time, IL; d. 26 Feb 1993, Barry, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. E. Dwight Smith on 18 Aug 1935 in Pittsfield, IL, he died in 1968; Fa.: Philip Henry Conboy; Mo.: Hattie Belle Faris; Survived by one niece; Janet Conboy of Columbia, MO; and one nephew: Lyndle Conboy Jr. of Pinson, AL.

SMITH, Jeffe Sr.; b. 1 Apr 1906, Adams Co., IL; d. 26 Nov 1984, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Marden Chapel Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; Veteran; M. Mae Carpenter on 23 Dec 1925 in Brown Co., IL; Fa.: George Smith; Mo.: Ida Surratt; Survived by his wife; ten children: Lyle Brown of Tampa, FL, Oliver Smith of Gilson, Mrs. Dale (Norma) Smith, Ray Smith and Jeffe Smith, Jr., all of Mt. Sterling, Glenn Smith of Fordsville, KY, Mrs. Darrell (Mary) Parter of Timewell, Mrs. Richard (Shirley) Bhymer of Mt. Sterling, Mrs. Robert (Ruth) Nolan of Hoffman Estates, and Tony Smith of Kaiser, MO; 32 grand and 28 great-grandchildren; and two brothers: Elmer Smith and Woodrow Smith, both of Hesman; Preceded by a great-grandchild, two brothers and three sisters.

SMITH, Jerrie L. (Wood); b. 30 Mar 1931, Jacksonville, IL; d. 16 Mar 1982, Winfield, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Wheaton, IL; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: James L. Wood; Mo.: Garneda Phelps; Surviving are two children: Julie and Woody, both of Wheaton, and a brother: James W. Wood of Chesterfield, MO.

SMITH, Jesse Jr.; b. 20 Sep 1931, Pike Co., IL; d. 31 Mar 1996, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Marden Cem., south of Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. (1) Betty Crosier on 3 Nov 1951 in Mt. Sterling, IL; (2) Marie Buskirk Burch on 7 Oct 1988 in Palmyra, MO; Survived by his wife; his mother of Mt. Sterling; two sons: Darrell (wife, Rosie) Smith of Versailles and Randy (wife, Tami) Smith of Mt. Sterling; one daughter: Vickie (husband, George A.) Clark of Mt. Sterling; two stepchildren: Karrie Burch from Mt. Sterling and Kory Burch of Virden; four brothers: Lyle Brown of Tampa, FL, Oliver Smith of Gilson, Glenn Smith of Mt. Sterling and tony Smith of Camdenton, MO; four sisters: Mrs. Dale (Nora) Smith of Mt. Sterling, Mrs. Darrel (Mary) Parker of Timewell, Mrs. Richard (Shirley) Behymer of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Robert (Ruth) Nolan of Hoffman Estates; four grand and four step-grandchildren; Preceded by his father; one brother: Ray; and two grandchildren.

SMITH, Jesse Harold; b. (8 Oct 1914), Old Pearl, IL; d. 9 Dec 1994; Bu.: Hess Cemetery, Old Pearl, IL; M. Winifred E. Null on March 21, 1942 in St. Louis, MO; F. Jesse C. Smith; M. Allie M. Wheeler; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Dixie Ann, Barbara and Nancy Leach; and Dennis and Jane Brandenberg.

SMITH, Jesse R.; b. 18 Jan 1892, Cooperstown, IL; d. 14 Jan 1992, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Ripley Cem., Ripley, IL; Resident of Ripley; M. Alta E. Porter on 12 Apr 1914 in Ripley, IL, she died 19 Oct 1979; Fa.: William Smith; Mo.: Laura Lear; Survived by two sons: John Smith of Petersburg and Harold Smith of Rushville; three grand, seven great-grand and three great-great-grandchildren; three brothers: Russell Smith of IN, Kenneth and Willie Smith, both of Canton; and one sister: Mary Peterson of Canton; Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

SMITH, Jewel (Jockisch); b. 19 Jun 1896, near Havana, IL; d. 6 Mar 1982, Quincy, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; M. Francis O. Smith on 2 Jun 1928 in Nebo, IL, he died 8 May 1961; Former resident of Pike Co., IL; Fa.: Wesley Jockisch; Mo.: Huldah Larson; Survivors include one son: Bill Smith of Hillview; one daughter: Mrs. Rebecca Smith of Quincy; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; two brothers: Paul Jockisch of San Jose, and August Jockisch of Ipava; four sisters: Mrs. Rhoda Hamblin of Astoria; Miss Miriam Jockisch of Havana, Mrs. Dorothy Barcley and Mrs. Rebecca Irwin, both of Lewistown; Preceded in death by one brother and five sisters.

SMITH, Joe T.; b. 9 Dec 1892, Pleasant Hill, IL; d. 2 Feb 1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Green Cem., Bluffs, IL; WWI Army Veteran; Resident of Bluffs, IL; M. Allyne McGuffin in 1923; Fa.: Thomas J. Smith; Mo.: Emaline Beavers; Survived by his wife; a son: George Smith of Fort Wayne, IN; three grandchildren; these sisters: Greta Sanford of Tucson, AZ, Kathryn Siepker of Quincy and Mary Schneider of Roxana.

SMITH, John; b. 8 Nov 1903, Greene Co., IL; d. 3 Feb 1988, Alton, IL; Bu.: Rose Hill Cem., Greenfield, IL; Resident of Greenfield, IL; M. Ella Murgatroyd on 28 Feb 1935 in Greenfield, IL, she died 18 Mar 1984; Fa.: Robert L. Smith; Mo.: Mary Virginia Meneley; Survived by one sister: Ella Ray Smith of East Alton.

SMITH, John C.; b. 16 Aug 1894, Pittsfield, IL; d. 1 Aug 1978, Barry, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Pittsfield, IL; WWI Veteran; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Margaret Raferty on 20 Jun 1923 in Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Lawrence V. Smith; Mo.: Mary J. Nash; Survived by his wife; three sons: John E. Smith of Danville, Donald L. Smith of Peoria and Lawrence E. Smith of Pittsfield; three daughters: Mrs. Rudy (Margaret) Najar of Whitewater, WI, Mrs. Buster (Rose Anne) Craven of Griggsville and Mrs. Norm (Mary Jo) Kelley of Danville; 21 grandchildren; Preceded by a son; three brothers; and a sister.

SMITH, John Edgar; b. 10 Mar 1924, Murrayville, IL; d. 13 Jun 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Navy Veteran; M. Winifred H. Elliott on 11 Apr 1953 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Ralph Smith; Mo.: Alice Thady; Survived by his wife; two sons: Walter (wife, Sandy) of Livingston, TX and Edgar (wife, Sandy) of Newport, RI; three daughters: Elizabeth Clayton of Jacksonville, Mrs. Steve (Martha) Smart of Mt. Vernon and Barbara Smith of Springfield; one half-sister: Barbara Robinson of Kellyville, OK; his stepmother: Helen Smith of Kellyville, OK; and seven grandchildren; Preceded by one brother and three sisters.

SMITH, John H.; b. 4 Nov 1916, Scott Co., IL; d. 3 Dec 1996, St. Louis, MO; Bu.: Memorial Gardens Cem., Eldred, IL; WWII Marine Veteran; Resident of White Hall, IL; M. Ella M. March on 17 Apr 1972; Fa.: Fred D. Smith; Mo.; Mardell Carriger; Survived by his wife; two sons: Lon A. of Overland, MO and Lynn M. of Brighton; two daughters: Loretta J. Huckaba of Union, MO and Wanda J. Cain of St. Peters, MO; eight grand and seven great-grandchildren; two brothers: Fred Dale of Athens and Cornelius B. of Wilmington; and two sisters: Alta Mann of White Hall and Velma Walk of Joliet.

SMITH, John L.; b. 25 Sep 1904, Hamburg, IL; d. 6 Nov 1977, Barry, IL; Bu.: Hamburg Cem.; Resident of Pleasant Hill, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: Eugene Smith; Mo.: Sarah Holland; Survived by these children: Tunney Smith of rural Pittsfield, Burdette Smith of Oceanside, CA, Kenneth Smith of Pittsfield, Juanita Corum of Jefferson City, MO, and Betty J. Sevier of Quincy; 14 grand and eight great-grandchildren; these brothers and sister: Raymond Smith of Pleasant Hill, Edward Smith of Hamburg and Gertie Dirksmeyer of Pleasant Hill.

SMITH, John Nelson "Nellie"; b. 25 Oct 1937, Jacksonville, IL; d. 20 Jan 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Chapin Cem., Chapin, IL; Resident of Chapin; Navy Veteran; M. Patsy Louise Crews on 15 Jun 1957, she died 11 Sep 1979; Fa.: Henry H. Smith; Mo.: Lillian Lovekamp; Survived by one son: Russell Smith; two daughters: Robin Smith and Becky Smith; and one granddaughter: Nelsie Smith, all of Chapin; one brother: Ronald D. Smith of Peoria; and one aunt: Rosella Smith of Jacksonville.

SMITH, John S. "Jack"; b. 23 Nov 1922, Pawnee, IL; d. 2 Jan 1990, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Zion Cem., Pawnee, IL; Resident of Pawnee, IL; M. Shirley Ann Mellotte on 24 Feb 1945; Survived by his wife; a sister: Ruth E. Hill of Irving, TX; a nephew; two great-nephews; one great-niece; and one great-great-niece.

SMITH, Jon Michael; b. 18 Feb 1958, Jacksonville, IL; d. 22 Sep 1993, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Springfield, IL; Army Veteran; Resident of Springfield; M. (not given); Fa.: Ronald Lee Smith; Mo.: Margaret Josephine Rogers; Survived by his parents of Franklin; a grandmother: Mrs. Pauline Rogers of Springfield; one daughter: Emily Smith of Rutland, VT; one son: Benjamin Smith of Rutland, VT; two sisters: Mrs. Gary (Karen) Budd and Mrs. Nina Webb, both of Springfield; three brothers: Roland E. Jr., Robert and Roger A., all of Springfield; several aunts and uncles; and several nieces, nephews and cousins; Preceded by one brother: Kevin; and four grandparents: Stephen and Myrtle Velma Smith and Albert Lee and Myrtle June Rogers.

SMITH, Joseph A.; b. 22 Oct 1923, Jacksonville, IL; d. 22 Aug 1991, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Springfield, IL; WWII Army Air Force Veteran; Resident of Jacksonville; Fa.: George A. Smith; Mo.: Grace Madison; Survived by one step-sister: Irene Rexroat of Virginia; one niece and one nephew; Preceded in death by one brother.

SMITH, Joseph Carlton; b. 5 Apr 1910, England; d. 13 Mar 1978, Pittsfield, IL: Bu.: Norris Cem., Norris, IL; WWII Veteran; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. Bessie Hopping on 24 Mar 1957; Fa.: Edward Smith; Mo.: Martha Carlton; Survived by his wife; two brothers: Edward and Gene Smith of Canton; and five sisters: Mrs. Sophie DeJesus of Los Angeles, Ca, Mrs. Isabel Breese of Norris, Mrs. Martha Bibb of Sturgis, MI, Mrs. Mary Thickpen of Loda and Mrs. Norma Orr of Wichita, KS.

SMITH, Josephine (Hennessey); b. 14 Mar 1895, Jacksonville, IL; d. 22 May 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Allen C. Smith on 20 Oct 1915, Jacksonville, IL, he died 3 May 1953; Fa.: (no first name given) Hennessey; Mo.: Susan Brown; Survivors include two sons: Allen C. Smith Jr. of New Berlin and Virgil E. Smith of Jacksonville; four daughters: Dorothy Ebrey and Edith Rees, both of Franklin, Mildred Meyer of Jacksonville and Marjorie Proffitt of Indianapolis, IN; 18 grand and 17 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Margaret Goveia and Mary Baptist, both of Jacksonville; Preceded in death by one daughter and four brothers.

SMITH, Josephine J. (Carl); b. 16 May 1920, Jacksonville, IL; d. 13 Sep 1991, rural Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. H. Dean Smith (date & place not given); FA.: John L. Carl; Mo.: Florence Anderson; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Suzanne Evans of Ft. Myers, FL and Barbara Sapp of Bluffs; six grand and three great-grandchildren; two brothers; and one sister; Preceded by one son: Dean Robert Smith on 27 Dec 1960; and two brothers.

SMITH, Joyce E. (Lashbrook); b. 30 Mar 1936, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 2 Jul 1988, Los Angeles, CA; Bu.: (body donated to science); Resident of San Diego, CA; formerly of Beardstown, IL; M. C. Victor Smith on 2 Apr 1955 in Beardstown, IL; Fa.: Edward Lashbrook; Mo.: Betty (maiden not given); Survived by her husband; four children: Laura Avilez of Santee, CA, Annette Smith of Arlington, TX, Gary D. and Leslie G. Smith of San Diego; one grandchild; Brian Avilez of Santee, CA; three brothers: William D. Lashbrook of San Antonio, TX, Allen C. Lashbrook of Washington, DC and Charles E. Lashbrook of Independence, MO; one sister: Carol E. Hagener of Manteno; and numerous other relatives.

SMITH, Julia (Clemons); b. 11 Oct 1913, Pekin, IL; d. 28 Jul 1988, Springfield, IL: Bu.: Kilbourne Cem., Kilbourne, IL; Resident of Springfield; M. Joe Smith (date & place not given); Fa.: Milton Clemons; Mo.: Edith Allie Herbert; Survived by her mother: Edith Clemons of Jacksonville; two sisters: Mrs. Charles (Ruby) Finch of Jacksonville and Mrs. Rex (Grayce) Cox of Virginia; and a number of nieces and nephews; Preceded by her father; a brother; two sisters; and a half-brother.

SMITH, June R. (Curfman); b. 21 May 1916, Perry, Pike Co., IL; d. 18 Jun 1989, Springfield, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Griggsville, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; formerly of Griggsville; M. Gordon W. Smith on 1 Feb 1937 in Memphis, MO; Fa.: Berlin Curfman; Mo.: Marie Fagan; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Paul (Helen) Roland of Montevideo, Uruguay; a son: Richard Lynn Smith of Kirkwood, MO; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a brother: Gerald Curfman of Pittsfield; Preceded by a son: Leonard Gene; and a daughter: Nola Marie.

SMITH, Katherine (Dolbow); b. 7 Dec 1913, near Detroit, IL; d. 4 Sep 1995, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Blue River Cem., near Detroit, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. A. L. Smith on 18 Nov 1933 in Detroit, IL; Fa.: Marvin W. Dolbow; Mo.: Katherine Grace Baker; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. James (Phyllis) Collver of Pittsfield; one son: H. Paul Smith of St. Peters, MO; four grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by one sister: Fern Dolbow; and one brother: Herschel Dolbow.

SMITH, Keith Allen; b. 17 Mar 1954, Pittsfield, IL; d. 26 Feb 1984, 10 miles west of Salt Lake City, UT; Bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; Resident of Salt Lake City, UR; Fa.: Ernest Smith; Mo.: Ruth E. Wilson; Survived by his father of Pleasant Hill; a sister: Mrs. Elaine Jarvi of Salt Lake City, UT; numerous aunts and uncles; Preceded by his mother.

SMITH, Keith Lee; b. 13 Mar 1934, Pearl, IL; d. 30 Jan 1994, Springfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Army Veteran; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Linda Lou Capps on 13 Oct 1962 in Detroit, IL; Fa.: Oren K. Smith; Mo.: Lucille Miller; Survived by his wife; his mother of Pearl; one daughter: Pamela Kay Smith of Pittsfield; one son: Steven Lee Smith of Williamsville; and one sister: Doris Akers of Pearl; Preceded by his father.

SMITH, Kenneth A.; b. 16 Jun 1951, White Hall, IL; d. 15 Feb 1977, White Hall, IL; Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; M. Susie Graham on 14 Feb 1976; Fa.: Ray Smith; Mo.: Vesta Loretta Shaw; Survived by his wife; his father and stepmother: Ray and Billie Smith of White Hall; his mother: Mrs. Vesta Smith of Hillsboro; a sister: Carol Smith; two half-sisters and a half-brother: Tracey, Pamela Sue and Dale Chapman, all of White Hall; his maternal grandmother: Mrs. Vesta Shaw of Morrow; and step grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Tom Haverfield of rural White Hall.

SMITH, Kenneth K. "Pocket"; b. 8 Oct 1907, Barry, IL; d. 4 Oct 1996, Louisiana, MO; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Leta I. Smith on 2 May 1936 in Winchester, IL, she died 15 Apr 1995; Fa.: J. Frank Smith; Mo.: Edna Hunter; Survived by a sister: Mrs. Hugh (Wilma) Graham of Milton; and four nephews; Preceded by his sister: Verna Hoover.

SMITH, Kenneth Lloyd; b. 30 Dec 1911, White Hall, IL; d. 24 Mar 1992, Winchester, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; Resident of Winchester; M. Hazel Burch on 1 Sep 1934 in White Hall, IL; Fa.: Luther F. Smith; Mo.: Bertha Schutz; Survived by his wife of Winchester; three children: Larry W. of Eldridge, IA, Jerry L. of Fayetteville, NC and Judy K. of Danville; and four grandchildren; Preceded by his parents; one brother in infancy; and his stepmother: Lois M. Grissom.

SMITH, Kenneth Lowell; b. (not given), he was 76 years of age at death; d. 28 Feb 1982, Seattle, WA; bu.: WA; Former Jacksonville resident; M. Pearl Howerton (of Jacksonville) (date & place not given); Fa.: John C. Smith; Mo.: Mary G. Laughtery; Surviving are one daughter: Sandra Mason of Vancouver, WA; one son: Richard L. Smith of Seattle; and seven grandchildren, in addition to his wife, of Seattle, WA; Preceded in death by his parents; one daughter: Peggy Keefe and one brother: Claude B. Smith.

SMITH, Kenneth N.; b. 6 Dec 1937, Springfield, IL; d. 28 May 1993, St. Paul, MN; Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Springfield, IL; resident of Springfield; M. Kaye Strubbe in 1963; Fa.: Stephen Alfred Smith; Mo.: Myrtle Velma Laswell; Survived by his wife; three sons: Randall Lee Smith, Gerald Neil Smith and Jeffrey Allen Smith, all of Springfield; three step granddaughters: one grandson; two brothers: Russell Carl Smith of Indianapolis and Ronald Lee Smith of Franklin; one sister: Donna J. Baldock of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins; Preceded by his parents and three brothers.

SMITH, Kenneth R.; b. 5 May 1900, Oklahoma Territory; d. 8 Oct 1995, Lincoln, IL; bu.: Virden, IL; Army Veteran; Resident of Lincoln; formerly of Springfield and Roodhouse; M. Ruth J. Farrar on 15 May 1934 in Pana, IL; Fa.: Samuel Smith; Mo.: Octavia Lister; Survived by his wife; one son: Edward L. Smith of Lincoln; three grand and nine great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Ruth Neff of Mackinaw and Grace Hutton of Roodhouse; Preceded by four brothers: Earl L., Chester, Lloyd L. and Arthur Smith.

SMITH, L. D.; b. 21 Dec 1904; d. 10 Jun 1984, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Veteran; M. Ivadel Nunes on 8 Jun 1947 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: David Smith; Mo.: Carrie DeFrates; Survived by his wife; a sister: Ada Mayberry; and a brother: Melvin W. Smith, both of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by an infant brother.

SMITH, Larry E.; b. (not given); d. 7 Aug 1976, Pennsylvania turnpike; Bu.: Easton, PA; M. Barbara (maiden, date & place not given); Parents: (not given); Survived by his father of Jerseyville; his mother: Mrs. Lloyd (Evelyn) Ostrander of Indianapolis, IN; his wife; three children: Joseph, Larry and Windy; and three stepchildren: Fred, Eric and Donna Pfeifer, all at home; a sister: Mrs. Frank (Janet) Lamb of Edwardsville; and a brother: Raymond Smith of Lebanon, NJ; Grandson of Mrs. Ray T. Walker of Jacksonville.

SMITH, Larry E.; b. 23 Oct 1951, Granite City, IL; d. 7 Apr 1992, St. Louis, MO; Bu.: Pine Tree Cem., Patterson, IL; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; M. Tina Griffin on 3 Jun 1988 in Granite City, IL; Fa.: Paul E. Smith; Mo.: Verna Mercer; Survived by his wife; his mother of White Hall; one son: Larry E. Jr., at home; five brothers: Leslie and William, both of Granite City, Wilbur of Alton, Louis of White Hall and Robert of Roodhouse; six sisters: Leona Tanner, Donna Tanner, Beverly Hildreth, Suy Maninger and Janice Bailey, all of Granite City, and Frances McDaid of Cottage Hills; Preceded by his father and a son: Larry Patrick.

SMITH, Larry N.; b. 30 Mar 1960, Minneapolis, MN; d. 8 May 1982, Jacksonville, NC; Bu.: MN; Fa.: Larry Smith; Mo.: Lorna (maiden not given); Survived by his father in Washington and his mother: Mrs. Ray Motley of MN; Was a member of the U.S. Marine Corps, serving in New River, NC; died as a result of a hit and run accident in Jacksonville, NC.

SMITH, Laura (Fenner); b. 19 Jul 1881; d. 30 Dec 1981, Sun City, AZ; Bu.: (not given); M. Rev. F. E. Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1957; Fa.: Ira Fenner; Mo.: Ida Clayton; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. H. V. (Maurine) Hullerman of Sun City, AZ and Mrs. J. Cordell (Wilma) Moore of Springfield; three grand and several great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sons, a daughter and a granddaughter.

SMITH, Laura (Fernandes); b. 23 Feb 1903; d. 18 Aug 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Melvin W. Smith on 18 Jun 1944 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: John R. Fernandes; Mo.: Abigail Vieira; Surviving are her husband; two brothers and one sister: John R. Fernandes, Jr. of Chicago; Rev. Ernest C. Fernandes of Peoria; and Mrs. Ethel Bracewell of Jacksonville.

SMITH, Laura M. (Cunningham); b. 2 Apr 1916, Jacksonville, IL; d. 12 Dec 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Robert H. Smith (date & place not given), he died 9 Feb 1987; Fa.: (not given); Mo.: Odie Cunningham; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Avery (Emma) Williams of Jacksonville; two grandsons: Anthony Williams of Springfield and Randall Williams of Panorama City, CA; and two great-granddaughters; Preceded by one brother.

SMITH, Laura Ruth (Tracy); b. 17 Feb 1907, Rantoul, IL; d. 4 Dec 1979, Quincy, IL; bu.: (cremated); Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Vernon Smith (date not given) in Mt. Pulaski, IL, he died 20 Feb 1976; Fa.: Charles L. Tracy; Mo.: Cora Lee Dupy; Survived by two brothers: Charles Tracy of LaGrange, MO and Stuart Tracy of Carthage; a niece: Mrs. John (Pat) McDaniels of Mt. Sterling, as well as several other nieces and nephews; Preceded by two sisters.

SMITH, Lawrence; b. 28 Feb 1903, Franklin, IL; d. 24 Jun 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Dorothy M. Ryan on 16 Jun 1923 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Thomas Smith; Mo.: Alpha Six; Survived by his wife; two daughters: June Anderson of Santa Monica, CA and Mrs. Harry (Wilma) Gillespie of Jacksonville; three sons: John William "Bill", Charles Donald and Richard Lawrence, all of Jacksonville; two brothers: Floyd of Murrayville and Byron of Jacksonville; a sister: Ruby Smith of Mattoon; 16 grand and three great-grandchildren; Preceded by a son: Robert; a brother: Leroy; and a great-grandson.

SMITH, Lawrence E.; b. 16 Feb 1905, near Jacksonville, IL; d. 13 Dec 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Franklin, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Lena E. Buchanan on 13 Nov 1929 in Jacksonville, IL, she died 22 May 1990; Fa.: Clarence E. Smith; Mo.: Emma Lisenbee; Survived by one son: Lawrence "Jack" Smith Jr. of Franklin; one nephew: Richard A. Lovett of Centralia, who was raised in the Smith home; one brother: Orville Smith of Jacksonville; one sister: Helen Hays of Jacksonville; three grand and six great-grandchildren; Preceded by two brothers; Harold and Harvey; and a nephew who was also raised in the Smith home.

SMITH, Lawrence V.; b. 20 Feb 1898, Pike co., IL; d. 25 Nov 1977, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Calvary Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; Fa.: Lawrence Smith; Mo.: Mary Nash; Survived by a brother: John of Pittsfield; and was preceded by a sister and two brothers.

SMITH, Leah (Dick); b. 12 Jan 1896, Beardstown, IL; d. 1 Jul 1978, Springfield, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. Edward W. Smith on 22 Nov 1912, he died in 1970; Fa.: William F. Dick; Mo.: Lena Smith; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Robert (Frances Helen) Preston of Lancaster, PA, Mrs. George (Mary Jeanette) Hockett of Northbrook and Mrs. Julian (Virginia) Turner of Springfield; six grand and four great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Lela M. (Sipes); b. 26 Jun 1892, Ray, IL; d. 9 Jun 1981, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Rushville Cem., Rushville, IL; M. Andrew Jackson Smith on 5 Feb 1917 in Vermont, IL, he died in Mar. 1952; Fa.: John Sipes; Mo.: Harriet Sargent; Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Mildred Norman of Rockport, Mrs. Maxine Smith of Ray, Mrs. Marcella Long of Virginia, Mrs. Verna DeMoss of Rushville; three sons: Paul of Vermont, Jack Jr. of Rushville and Duane of Topeka; 30 grand, 48 great-grand and numerous great-great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by one son: Cline; and six brothers.

SMITH, Lela M. (Baldes); b. 19 May 1904, Wrights, IL; d. 18 Nov 1992, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Hickory Grove Cem., near Wrights, IL; Resident of Greenfield, IL; M. Sam Smith on 12 Mar 1938 in Carrollton, Il, he died 29 Nov 1981; Fa.: Peter Carl Baldes; Mo.: Cora Prather; Survived by one son: Jon B. of Greenfield; three grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sisters: Marie Wright and Regina Lee; and three brothers: Elery, Walter and Clyde Baldes.

SMITH, Lelia M. "Colie" (Cole); b. 7 Apr 1901, Carlinville, IL; d. 28 Sep 1987, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Nebo Cem., Nebo, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Noble Smith (date & place not given), he preceded in death; Fa.: Everett Cole; Mo.: Ida Bates; Survived by several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers, a sister and a nephew.

SMITH, Lenora (Pellikaan); b. 22 Oct 1911, Hardin, IL; d. 24 Jul 1982, Pleasant Hill, IL; Bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; M. Harold L. Smith on 22 Oct 1932 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: Charles L. Pekkikaan; Mo.: Sadie E. Ferguson; Survived by her husband; four sons: Nick of Pittsfield, Terry, Gene and Larry, all of Pleasant Hill; six daughters: Mrs. Verna Puterbaugh of rural Rockport, Mrs. Donna Biggs of Frankfort, MO, Mrs. Dixie Foiles of Mozier, Mrs. Kay Rombach of St. Louis, Mrs. Joyce Neumann of Topeka, KS and Miss Rita Smith of Tampa, FL; two brothers: Roland of Louisiana, MO and Ray of Madison, NE; 22 grand and 21 great-grandchildren; Preceded by a brother and an infant son.

SMITH, Leo B.; b. 24 May 1890, Scott Co., IL; d. 28 Jan 1981, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Oxville Cem., Oxville, IL; WWI Army Veteran; Resident of Naples, IL; M. Frieda Meyer on 26 Jun 1927 in Winchester, Il; FA.: Nicholas Smith; mo.: Annabelle Glancer; Survived by his wife; four children: Leo Jr. of Gibson City, Billy Joe of Meredosia, Mrs. David (Karen) Fischer of Brighton and Mrs. Wayne (Marilyn) Smith of Woodinville, WA; 11 grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; Seven brothers preceded in death.

SMITH, Leola J. (Cooley); b. 5 Jun 1918, Fishhook, Il; d. 25 Sep 1994, Perry, IL; Bu.: Woodland Cem., near Fishhook, IL; Resident of Perry, IL; M. Wayne E. Smith on 26 Jun 1943 in MO, he died 10 Aug 1978; Fa.: Leon Cooley; Mo.: Ella Whitaker; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Jimmy (Marilyn Ann) Martin of Baylis and Mrs. Stanley (Lois Leona) Campbell of Quincy; a son: Kenneth Wayne Smith of Baylis; two brothers: Elza Cooley of Griggsville and Leslie Cooley of Baylis; seven grand and five great-grandchildren; Preceded by her parents and two brothers: Herbert and Melvin Cooley.

SMITH, Leon; b. 5 Apr 1921, Manchester, Il; d. 14 Jan 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Manchester, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; Former Mayor of Manchester for 23 years; M. Margie Elouise Hughes on 29 Mar 1941 in Palmyra, MO; Fa.: Hardin Smith; Mo.: Etta Gray; Survived by his wife; four daughters: Mrs. Lee (Leona) Spradlin of Springfield, Mrs. Albert (Gracetta) Benton of Winchester, Mrs. Charles (Barbara) Adams of Jacksonville and Mrs. Mike (Toni) Self of Jacksonville; one son: Hardin C. "Butch" Smith of Chestnut; three sisters: Mayola Brant of Jacksonville, Helen Allan of Waverly; Margaret Edwards of Jacksonville; two sisters-in-law; 10 grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by three brothers: Willis, Earl and Claude Smith.

SMITH, Leonard L.; b. 22 Jun 1911, Jacksonville, IL; d. 18 Jan 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Navy Veteran; M. Margaret Patterson on 24 Jun 1932 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: John P. Smith; Mo.: Anna Mae Nunes; Survived by his wife; a son: Bruce L. Smith of Chapin; a daughter: Mrs. Frank (Barbara) Cawthon of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; four brothers: Paul Smith, John Smith, Alvin Smith and Ernest Smith, all of Jacksonville; and two sisters: Hazel Martin and Ruby Wardell, both of Jacksonville; Preceded by a son, a daughter, a brother and three sisters.

SMITH, Leota A. (Waggoner); b. 18 Feb 1908, Pike Co., IL; d. 27 Jun 1981, Nebo, IL; bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; M. Darrell R. Smith on 6 Jun 1929 in Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Clarence Waggoner; Mo.: Mina Lord; Survived by her husband; two sons: Billy G. and J. C., both of Pleasant Hill; two daughters: Mrs. Bonna June McKee of rural Pleasant Hill and Mrs. Stella Mae Turnbull of Elsberry, MO; 13 grand and 11 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Maletta McConnell of Pleasant Hill and Mrs. Thelma Durall of Nebo.

SMITH, Lester "Emil"; b. 28 Feb 1913, Beardstown, IL; d. 14 Feb 1990, Springfield, IL; bu.: (cremated); M. (not given); Fa.: Harrison D. Smith; Mo.: Grace Bunfill; Survived by a daughter: Anita Simmerman of Des Moines, IA; a brother: Virgil Smith of Beardstown; two sisters: Mrs. Ronald (Norma) Spencer of Beardstown and Mrs. Bill (Nelda) Smith of Owensboro, KY; and numerous nieces and nephews; Preceded by his parents, an infant brother and a sister: Mrs. Wesley (Elsie) Crews.

SMITH, Lester V.; b. (not given), was 99 years of age at death; d. 9 Mar 1994, San Jose, CA; Bu.; Oak Hill Memorial Park, San Jose, CA; Resident of San Joe; formerly of Arenzville; M. (not given); Parents: (not given); Survived by two sons: Lester V. Smith Jr. and Maurice E. Smith; 11 grand, 21 great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son: Robert D. Smith.

SMITH, Leta Belle (Mitchell) Cheek; b. 7 Sep 1900, Florence, IL; d. 13 Oct 1982, Springfield, IL; bu.: Blue River Cem., near Detroit, IL; Resident of Winchester, Il; M. (1) Ross Cheek, in 1918; (2) J. Curtis Smith in 1960, both husbands preceded in death; Fa.: James H. Mitchell; Mo.; Fannie Mae Dunniway; Surviving are a son: Ray Edward Cheek of Detroit; a sister: Mabel Schumann of Jerseyville; a nephew: Everett Schumann of Winchester; and a niece: Hattie Heath of Jerseyville; Preceded in death by two daughters and a sister.

SMITH, Leta I. (Smith); b. 17 Aug 1910, near Winchester, IL; d. 15 Apr 1995, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Kenneth K. Smith on 2 May 1936 in Winchester, IL; Fa.: Bone Smith; Mo.: Anna Martin; Survived by her husband; one sister: Lucille Chamberlain of Nebo; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by four brothers: Noble, Orville, Ray and Clem; and one sister: Alice.

SMITH, Lewis "Dike"; b. 16 May 1901, New Canton, IL; d. 14 Apr 1984, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Shearer Cem., New Canton, IL; M. Dorothy Personette on 29 Sep 1929 in Hannibal, MO; Fa.: John Smith; Mo.: Anna Stanley; Survived by his wife; two sons: Lawrence of Reno, NV and Jim L. of New Canton; two daughters: Mrs. Roland (Helen) Sitterman of Hollywood, FL and Mrs. Everett (Dora Lee) Dolbeare of New Canton; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a brother: Virgil of Quincy; Preceded in death by a son, five brothers, three sisters and one great-granddaughter.

SMITH, Lillian B. (maiden not given); b. 22 Sep 1884, Phelps Co., MO; d. 2 Feb 1986, Evansville, IN; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Evansville; M. Charles Smith (date & place not given), her husband preceded in death; Parents: (not given); Survived by one son: Paul Stimson of Evansville, IN; and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son and one granddaughter.

SMITH, Lillian May (Lorenze); b. 1 Sep 1910, Freeport, IL; d. 27 Dec 1984, St. Louis, MO; Bu.: Memorial Lawn cem., Jacksonville, IL; A former Jacksonville Resident; M. Elmer Lowell Smith on 23 May 1957; Fa.: Herman Lorenze; Mo.: (not given); Survived by a sister: Mildred Swinford of St. Louis, MO; and a nephew: Dennis Swinford of St. Louis, MO; Preceded in death by a brother.

SMITH, Lillie I. (Woodford); b. 3 Mar 1905, Farmers Twp., Fulton Co., IL; d. 17 Mar 1989, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Rushville City Cem., Rushville, IL; Resident of Rushville; M. Charles D. Smith on 20 Aug 1924 in Macomb, IL, he died 15 Sep 1980; Fa.: John Woodford; Mo.: Nola Hills; Survived by three sons: Ivan and Lynn of Rushville and Stanley of West Plains, MO; two daughters: Mrs. Joyce Chaplin of Walled Lake, MI and Mrs. Barbara Spencer of Lewistown; 14 grand and 13 great-grandchildren; and one brother: Charles Woodford of West Plains, MO; Preceded by five brothers and six sisters.

SMITH, Lindell Gail; b. 18 Apr 1922, Quincy, IL; d. 18 Dec 1988, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Blue River Cem., Detroit, IL; Resident of El Dara, IL; Fa.: Henry A. Smith; Mo.: Opal Ward; Survived by two sisters: Florine Fitch and Evelyn Troth, both of Quincy; a brother: Winifred Smith of Farmington, NM; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two sisters and a brother.

SMITH, Lloyd; b. 13 Apr 1897, Morgan Co., IL; d. 29 Aug 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: John V. Smith; Mo.: Catherine Condon; Never married; survived by two brothers: John C. Smith of Jacksonville and Joseph Smith of Athensville; Preceded in death by two brothers and a sister.

SMITH, Lloyd B.; b. 12 Jan 1908, Scott Co., IL; d. 20 Oct 1978, near Jerseyville, IL; Bu.: Glasgow Cem., Glasgow, IL; Resident of near Jerseyville, IL; M. Geraldine Rain in 1953; Fa.: Warren Smith; Mo.: Nettie Stice; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Jeff (Jerilu) Flynn; one granddaughter: Jodi; two brothers: Roy and Edward, both of Winchester; two sisters: Mrs. Ralph (Frances) Brown and Mrs. Bertha Crosson of Springfield; and a step-sister: Sarah Jo Taylor of Jacksonville; Preceded by his parents; one sister; two brothers: Harold and John; and three half-brothers.

SMITH, Lloyd Carl; b. 14 Aug 1919, Greene Co., IL; d. 25 Oct 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Dorothy Fortado on 13 May 1940 in Palmyra, MO; Fa.: Elmore Smith; Mo.: Melissa Shaw; Surviving are his wife; two sons: Carl, of Loveland, CO and Charles of Jacksonville; four daughters: Nora Beckman of Murrayville, and Alwilda Scoggins, Martha Lacy and Linda Snodgrass, all of Jacksonville; 22 grand and two great-grandchildren; three brothers: Troy of Carrollton, Matthew of Wrights and Collin of Roodhouse; and four sisters: Mae Alexander of Henderson, TX, Hannah Long and Ina Mary Thompson, both of Jerseyville, and Alma Stipp of Gibson City; Preceded in death by a son: Harold Lloyd, and two daughters: Sharon York and Evonne Smith.

SMITH, Lloyd E.; b. 22 Jul 1911, Jacksonville, IL; d. 22 Jul 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Franklin, IL; Resident of rural Alexander, IL; M. Twyla R. Williams on 19 Oct 1932; Fa.: Cree Smith; Mo.: Hattie Beaney; Survived by his wife; a son: Darrell (wife, Marilyn) Smith of Alexander; a daughter: Mrs. Joe (Jeanne) Tepen of Franklin; seven grand and 12 great-grandchildren; and one sister: Wilma Colclasure of Jacksonville; Preceded by his parents and four infant brothers.

SMITH, Lois E. (Coots); b. 3 Jul 1890, near Palmyra, IL; d. 2 Apr 1987, Palmyra, IL; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Palmyra, IL; Resident of Palmyra, IL; M. Luther Smith on 15 Sep 1910 in Carlinville, IL, he died in 1972; Fa.: Edward Coots; Mo.: Eliza Mills; Survived by three daughters: Maxine Zelmer of Palmyra, Mrs. Wayne (Maribel) Stottler of Farmersville and Ruth McCaherty of Palmyra; two sons: Wyndal Smith of Chesterfield and John A. Smith of Carlinville; 15 grand, 37 great-grand and 8 great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by a son: Paul.

SMITH, Lola M. (Grissom); b. 19 Jan 1891, near Alsey, IL; d. 13 May 1991, White Hall, IL; Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; Resident of White Hall; M. Luther F. Smith on 18 Aug 1935 near White Hall, IL, he died 9 Sep 1973; Fa.: John Henry Grissom; Mo.: Mary Hahn; Survived by one stepson: Kenneth L. Smith of Winchester; one granddaughter: Judy K. Smith of Danville; two grandsons: Jerry L. Smith of Fayetteville, NC and Larry W. Smith of Eldridge, IA; three great-grandsons; three nieces: Alma Knox of White Hall, Helen Houlette of Greenfield and Myrtle Ford of Brighton; and two nephews: Harold Gibler and Fred Gibler, both of Greenfield; Preceded by two sisters: Lela Gibler and Lora Puckett; and one brother: Willie Grissom.

SMITH, Lorene L. (Smith); b. 28 Nov 1899, Greenfield, IL; d. 4 Nov 1988, St. Louis, MO; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; Resident of St. Louis; formerly of Greenfield, IL; M. Forrest B. Smith on 3 Mar 1923 in Greenfield, IL, he died 4 Apr 1949; Fa.: Frank C. Smith; Mo.: Lillian Secor; Survived by one daughter: Martha Ceta Smith of St. Louis; and three grandchildren: Katherine Beck-Korst of Coppel, TX, Constance Beck of San Jose, CA and Claudia Brune of Cantrall; Preceded by one sister: Beulah Seekamp.

SMITH, Loretta Dawn; b. 9 Jan 1979, Springfield, IL; d. 11 Jun 1979, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Clinton Smith; Mo.: Linda Tosch; Survived by her parents of Springfield, formerly of Jacksonville; a sister: Joyce; a brother: Jeremy; maternal grandmother: Joan Smith of Jacksonville; paternal grandparents: Elton Tosch of LaPoret, IN and Lucille Tosch of Hobart, IN; great-grandparents: Harold and Ethel Kitchen of Jacksonville and Augusta Beckman of Crown Point, IN.

SMITH, Loretta S. (Shork) Tholen; b. 24 Jan 1898, OH; d. 11 Nov 1991, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Springfield, IL; M. (1) Roy D. Tholen on 27 Nov 1923 in Beardstown, IL, he died 27 Jul 1952; (2) Joe Smith (date not given) in Beardstown, IL, he preceded in death; Fa.: John J. Shork; Mo.: Christina Morschauser; Survived by two sons: Roy D. Tholen of Jacksonville and John Tholen of Lake Mills, WI; one daughter: Barbara Slaby of Pinellas Park, FL; eight grand and 10 great-grandchildren; and three sisters: Mary Fagan of Springfield, Margaret Lewis of Palo Alto, CA and Eleanor Daubulis of Scottsdale, AZ; Preceded by one brother: John J. Shork.

SMITH, Louise (Bromley); b. 15 Apr 1896, Morgan Co., IL; d. 26 May 1979, rural New Berlin, IL; Bu.: Antioch Cem., near Jacksonville, IL; Resident of New Berlin; M. Nolan Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1965; Fa.: Robert Bromley; Mo.: Catherine Laurent; Survived by these children: Mrs. Eugene (Mildred) Marsh of Curran, Mrs. Fred (June) Ziegler of Sacramento, CA and Nolan Smith of Loami; six grand and 15 great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Louise (Koehm); b. 13 Jun 1898, Greenfield, IL; d. 8 Apr 1985, Ft. Lauderdale, FL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; A resident of Greenfield, IL; M. Glenn C. Smith (date & place not given), he died 13 Aug 1946; Fa.: Phillip Koehm; Mo.: Margareta Schaffer; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Peggy Sudbrink of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; and two grandchildren.

SMITH, Lucille (McMahan); b. 22 Jun 1913, Christian Co., IL; d. 14 Mar 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Modesto, IL; M. Lesley B. Smith on 27 Feb 1934 in Murrayville, IL, he died 15 Sep 1975; Fa.: William J. McMahan; Mo.: Lena Mae Campbell; Survived by a brother: Orville McMahan of Palmyra; a sister: Lola Johnson of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.

SMITH, Lucy Lawson (Thomas); b. 4 Feb 1910, Morgan Co., IL; d. 19 Jun 1978, Alton, IL; Bu.: Green Pond Cem., Pearl, IL; A former resident of Winchester area, more recently a resident of Wood River; M. Claude Smith in Aug. 1960; Fa.: Virgil W. Thomas; Mo.: Bessie Lemmons; Survived by her husband of Wood River; a son: Hubert Lawson of Houston, TX; three grand and six great-grandchildren; these brothers and sisters: Paul, Charles, frank, Chester and Albert Thomas, all of Winchester, Carl Thomas of Independence, MO, Donald Thomas of Chesterfield and Billy Thomas of Pittsfield, Mrs. Helen Lane of New Lenox, IL and Mrs. Ruby Bell of Columbus, OH.

SMITH, M. Elizabeth (Turner); b. 28 Sep 1914; d. 24 Oct 1978, Wyandotte, MI; bu.: Trenton, MI; M. (not given); Fa.: Joseph J. Turner; Mo.: Elizabeth Gebhardt; Survived by a daughter: Betty Sue Smith, at home; and a son: Wayne Smith of Trento, MI and his four children; and these brothers: Joseph A. Turner, Russell Turner of Chandlerville and Floyd Nordsiek of Pleasant Plains.

SMITH, Mabel A. (Smith); b. 15 Oct 1890, Bird City, KS; d. 1 Jul 1989, Barry, IL; Bu.: McCord Cem., Perry, IL; A former resident of Perry, IL; M. Fred Smith on 8 Aug 1915 in Perry, IL, he died 23 Oct 1975; Fa.: Henry Smith; Mo.: Emma Jane Dixon; Survived by two sisters: Una Fagan and Iva Smity, both of Perry.

SMITH, Maggie Nonnie (Giles); b. 1 Aug 1892, KY; d. 18 Jan 1983, Virginia, IL; Bu.: Bethel Cem.; M. Edd Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1976; Fa.: John Giles; Mo.: Anna Beaty; Survived by the following children: Mrs. Lillian Sewell of Ashland, Mrs. Lavern Petty of Ashland, Mrs. Christine Guinderson of Ashland, Mrs. Sylvan Roy of Springfield, Rodger Smith of Taylorville; ten grand, 13 great and two great-great-grandchildren; One daughter, several brothers and sisters preceded her in death.

SMITH, Mamie Virginia (Breiner) Swygard; b. 25 Jan 1913, Monmouth, IL; d. 29 Jul 1984, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Kirkwood Cem., near Monmouth, IL; Resident of Monmouth, IL; M. (1) Clifford Swygard (date & place not given), he died 27 May 1968; (2) Herbert Smith (date not given) at Mt. Sterling, IL; Fa.: Harold Breiner; Mo.: Verda Numbers; Survived by her husband; two sons: William Swygard of Mt. Sterling; Jerry Smith of Bellevue, WA; four grand and four great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Arlie Jane Walters of Quincy and Dorothy Bowen of FL; Preceded in death by one sister.

SMITH, Margaret (Isaacs); b. 5 Nov 1921, Divernon, IL; d. 6 Jul 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Chester Smith (date & place not given), he died 4 May 1972; Fa.: William Isaacs; Mo.: Nellie Adams; Survived by two brothers: James Franklin Isaacs of Divernon and Eddie Isaacs of Springfield; Preceded by several brothers and sisters.

SMITH, Margie M. (Essary) Wells; b. 30 Apr 1921, Hamilton Co.., IL; d. 13 Dec 1996, Macon, GA; Bu.: Digby Hill Cem., near Dale, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Dale; M. (1) Arthur Wells (date & place not given); (2) Robert Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1980; Fa.: James Essary; Mo.: Mary Edna Trout; Survived by four sons: Jim Wells of Indianapolis, IN, Sam Wells of Austin, TX, Tom Wells of Whitewell, TN, and Bruce Smith of Jacksonville; two daughters: Sandra Lee Claybourn of Cochran, GA and Barry Jeffery of Stroud, OK; two brothers: Ralph and Harley Essary of Broughton; seven grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by three brothers.

SMITH, Marie E. (Willis); b. 26 Jul 1910, Sheridan, KY; d. 16 May 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Resident of Meredosia, IL; M. Francis Smith on 6 Nov 1954, Beardstown, IL; M. Harvey Willis; Mo.: Laura Byarly; Survived by her husband; two sons: Billy Vaughn of Spotsylvania, VA and Jerold K. Sullinger of Meredosia; one daughter: Eva Lee VanHyning of Meredosia; 14 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; several step-children and step grandchildren; Preceded by three brothers and three sisters.

SMITH, Marion E.; b. 19 Mar 1913, Woodson, IL; d. 4 Jul 1978, Springfield, IL; Bu.: (cremated); resident of Jacksonville; M. Margaret Pense on 9 Sep 1940 at Chicago, IL; Fa.: Harry F. Smith; Mo.: Harriett Gallagher; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Barbara, wife of Keith Stanek of Morgantown, WV; two grandchildren: Dawn and Craig; two sisters: Irene Sands of Roanoke, VA and Evelyn Talkington of Kampsville; and one brother: Harry R. Smith of Jacksonville.

SMITH, Marie M. (Turner); b. 25 Aug 1899, Versailles, IL; d. 30 Apr 1987, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Marden Chapel Cem., near Mt. Sterling, IL, Resident of Mt. Sterling; M. William F. "Doc" Smith on 28 Feb 1933 in Mt. Sterling, IL, he died 10 Nov 1983; Fa.: Bailey Turner; Mo.: Della Wainman; Survived by one stepdaughter: Mrs. Edwin Tribblett of Manito; and several nieces, nephews and cousins; Preceded by her parents and two sisters.

SMITH, Margaret E. (Patterson); b. 25 Mar 1914, Morgan Co., IL; d. 13 May 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Leonard L. Smith on 24 Jun 1932 in Jacksonville, he died 18 Jan 1985; Fa.: Alex Patterson; Mo.: Sophia Havens; Survived by one son: Bruce L. of Chapin; a daughter: Mrs. Frank (Barbara) Cawthon of Jacksonville; a brother: Howard Patterson of Jacksonville; two sisters: Lucille Burkey of Jacksonville and Mrs. Helen Haines of Idaho; four grandchildren: Steve Smith of Jacksonville, Tina Smith of Chapin, Lori Beck of Jacksonville and Julie Summers of Panama, IL; and a great-grandchild: Jeremy Beck of Jacksonville; Preceded by a son and a daughter.

SMITH, Margaret (Williamson); b. 8 Oct 1907, Jacksonville, IL; d. 13 Feb 1976, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Morris B. Smith on 29 Mar 1941, he died 8 Jun 1944; Fa.: Bert Williamson; Mo.: Hattie Lindley; Survived by two sisters and a brother: Mrs. L. P. Hauck of Jacksonville, Mrs. R. C. Neidringhaus of Lake Wales, FL and J. Lindley Williamson of Denver, CO; and several nieces and nephews.

SMITH, Marguerite W. (Spilker); b. 29 Jan 1906, LaGrange, MO; d. 6 Sep 1990, Topeka, KS; Bu.: Memorial Park Cem., Topeka, KS; Resident of Topeka, KS; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; M. Dean L. Smith on 19 Oct 1932, he died 16 May 1983; Fa.: Herman Spilker; Mo.: Agnes Voss; Survived by two daughters: Margaret J. Arnold of Lawrence, KS and Norma A. Pettijohn of Topeka, KS; a son: Dean L. Smith Jr. of Mountainside, NJ; seven grand and six great-grandchildren; a sister: Mildred Spilker of Hannibal, MO; and two brothers: Walter of Bethel, MO and Milton of Shelbyville, MO.

SMITH, Marian Ilene (Flynn); b. 25 Dec 1904, Greenview, IL; d. 9 Feb 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Earl Smith in 1944, he died 31 Jan 1973; Fa.: Eddie Flynn; Mo.: Lillie Correia; Survived by several nieces and nephews and was the last of her immediate family; Preceded by four brothers and one sister.

SMITH, Marjorie I. (Smith); b. 20 Nov 1922, Pittsfield, IL; d. 25 Aug 1992, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Robert E. Smith in 1956; Fa.: John Smith; Mo.: Maleta McGreevey; Survived by her husband; three sons: David Lee Mulford and Bob Smith, both of Pittsfield and Ronnie Mulford of Dunlap; four grandchildren; four brothers: Donald Smith of Pittsfield, Lacy Smith of Glasford, Andy Smith of Middletown, MO and Carl Smith of Latham; and one sister: Joanne Anders of Bluffs.

SMITH, Martha (Walter); b. 20 Oct 1898, McCook, NE; d. 6 Feb 1989, Rushville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling; M. Grover C. Smith on 20 Aug 1919 in Harwood, MO, he died 18 Jul 1973; Fa.: Herman Walter; Mo.: Margaret Kline; Survived by one son: Dwain Smith of Mt. Sterling; two grandchildren: Mrs. Doug (Terri) Houser of Rushville and Garry Smith of Springfield; one great-grandson: Reid Houser of Rushville; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

SMITH, Martha M. (Fletcher); b. 3 Mar 1912; d. 23 Apr 1988, Dawson, IL; Bu.: Winchester, IL; Resident of Dawson, IL; M. Irvin Smith (date & place not given), he preceded in death; Fa.: Joseph L. Fletcher; Mo.: Goldie Cockrell; Survived by a son: Donald P. of Dawson; 11 grand, 24 great-grand and three great-great-grandchildren; a sister: Catherine Brown; a brother: Fred Fletcher of Winchester; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by a son: James; a daughter: Elma Lee; and three brothers: Charley, Ray and Lloyd.

SMITH, Marvin R.; b. 25 Sep 1934, Versailles, KY; d. 30 Jan 1989, Springfield, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of Waverly, IL; M. Hazel Kesinger on 8 Dec 1961; Fa.: James H. Smith; Mo.: Hattie Mae Kinder; Survived by his wife; two sons: Anthony Ray Smith of Auburn and Timothy Lee Smith, at home; two sisters: Mrs. Bill (Mary) Everhart of Waverly and Mrs. A. J. (Martha) Ogle of Jacksonville; seven brothers: James of Boaz, KY, Floyd and Kenneth, both of Jacksonville, Raymond of Franklin, Herbert of Virden, Clarence of Havana and William of Virginia; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by a sister: Elsie Mae.

SMITH, Mary Blanch (Edmonds); b. 2 Mar 1905, Alexander, IL; d. 8 Nov 1987, Deltona Beach, FL; Bu.: Deltona, FL; Resident of Deltona Beach, FL; formerly of Jacksonville; M. Robert R. Smith (date & place not given), he preceded in death; FA.: Dr. Samuel Edmonds; Mo.: (not given); Survived by one son: Earl Francis Smith, with whom she made her home; two daughters: Mrs. Amelia Ruth Frazier of Jacksonville and Mrs. Betty Baptist of Phoenix, AZ; several great-grandchildren and grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Ruth Todd of Creve Coeur and Mrs. Althea Mayberry of Jacksonville; Preceded by a brother and two sisters.

SMITH, Mary E. (Metcalf); b. 4 Aug 1888, Greene Co., IL; d. 3 Jun 1978, Belleville, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; Resident of Belleville with her daughter; M. K. T. Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1953; Fa.: Ralph Metcalf; Mo.: Elizabeth Rives; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Melvin (Elizabeth) Scranton of Belleville; and a son: Robert T. Smith of Elmhurst; four grand and eight great-grandchildren; Preceded by a brother: Merrill Metcalf.

SMITH, Mary E. (Pranger); b. 1 Sep 1919, Greene Co., IL; d. 31 Jul 1986, Roodhouse, IL; bu.: Manchester Cem., Manchester, IL; Resident of Roodhouse; M. Keith Smith on 13 Oct 1945 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: Joseph Pranger; Mo.: Gertrude Herkett; Survived by her husband; her mother of White Hall; a daughter: Mrs. James (Martha) Alexander of Jacksonville; two sons: Clark D. Smith of Jacksonville and Donald L. Smith of Roodhouse; three grandchildren; three brothers: Henry Pranger and Joe Pranger, both of Carrollton and Jerome Pranger of Winchester; and three sisters: Helen Blesse of Jacksonville and Irene Carter and Doris Kaiser, both of Carrollton.

SMITH, Mary E. (Gilbert); b. 18 Sep 1920, Jacksonville, IL; d. 15 Sep 1996, Springfield, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Wilbur W. Smith on 17 Mar 1946 in Jacksonville, IL, he died in 1990; Fa.: Paul Gilbert; Mo.: Maud Henry; Survived by four daughters: Melanie J. Smith of Springfield, Debra E. Smith of Detroit, MI, Mrs. Brad (Dorothy L.) Willner of Jacksonville and Mary Lou Smith of Mt. Sterling; one son: Kevin P. Smith of Jacksonville; two step-daughters: Mildred peters of Marquette, MI and Marilyn Anders of Detroit, MI; one sister: Dorothy Gilbert of Jacksonville; one brother: George Gilbert of Jacksonville; six grand and three great-grandchildren; Preceded by two brothers: Junior and Ralph Gilbert.

SMITH, Mary Elizabeth (Doocy); b. 8 Jul 1889, Springfield, IL; d. 24 Jan 1976, White Hall, IL; Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; Resident of White Hall; M. Lynn C. Smith (date & place not given), he died 31 Mar 1951; Fa.: John Doocy; Mo.: Mary Barry; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Louise) Botts of Northridge, CA and Mrs. Manford (Alice) Fischbeck of Roodhouse; a son: Edward D. of San Antonio, TX; four grand and three great-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Lucy Moore of White Hall; Preceded by a daughter: Mrs. Lucy Collina, and a brother.

SMITH, Mary Elizabeth (Heffernan) Goodrick; b. 7 Apr 1917, Jacksonville, IL; d. 19 Dec 1991, Lake Placid, FL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. (1) Willard Goodrick (date & place not given), he died in 1963; (2) Wayne Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1990; Fa.: Michael Heffernan; Mo.: Elizabeth Devlin; Surviving are a stepson: Larry Smith of Jacksonville; and a stepdaughter: Jereis Smith Reid of Albuquerque, NM; five step-grandchildren; and several cousins; Preceded by her parents; two brothers: Don Heffernan and Leo Heffernan; and one sister: Catherine Heffernan.

SMITH, Mary Ellen (Hennessey); b. 30 Sep 1877, Jacksonville, IL; d. 3 Oct 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: William Hennessey; Mo.: Margaret Riley; Survived by a nephew: William P. Hennessey; and a niece: Mary Brogdon, both of Jacksonville; and several other nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by three brothers: Thomas, James and Patrick.

SMITH, Mary Ellen "Ella" (Lockett) Johnson; b. 23 Apr 1895, Pike Co., IL; d. 15 Dec 1984, White Hall, IL; Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; Resident of White Hall; M. (1) Harry Johnson (date & place not given), he died in Aug. 1943; (2) Emery Smith (date & place not given), he died on 14 Jul 1963; Fa.: Robert Lockett; Mo.: Fannie Howland; Survived by a brother: John Hubbs of Harrison, AR; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by two daughters.

SMITH, Mary F. (Carroll); b. 5 Mar 1912, Chesterfield, IL; d. 20 Apr 1996, Girard, IL; Bu.: Virden, IL; Resident of Girard; formerly of Virden; M. Walter D. Smith on 8 Jul 1931 in Carlinville, IL, he died 28 Sep 1983; Fa.: Thomas Jefferson Carroll; Mo.: Laura Victoria Buhlman; Survived by one son: Robert D. Smith of Virden; two daughters: Mrs. Jim (Donna) Ralston of Hettick and Mrs. Denis (Judy) Kehrer of Girard; six grand; 15 great-grand and four great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

SMITH, Mary F. (Boggia); b. 5 May 1923; d. 19 Nov 1988, Decatur, IL; Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Riverton, IL; Resident of Decatur, IL; M. Nylan L. Smith on 15 Feb 1942; Fa.: Dominic Boggia; Mo.: Mary Gondolfi; Survived by her husband; a son: Duane L. Smith of Peoria; two daughters: Mrs. David A. (Pamela S.) Cox of Decatur and Mrs. Chris T. (Julie A.) Valentine of Jacksonville; four sisters: Lena Contri and Enis Ielase, both of West Frankfort and Mrs. Thomas (Louise) Meehan and Mrs. David (Bertha) Jones, both of Chicago; and nine grandchildren; Preceded by one son; one sister; and two brothers.

SMITH, Mary J. (Atkinson); b. 19 Jun 1913, Jacksonville, IL; d. 24 Apr 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Joseph Smith on 14 Jun 1942; Fa.: Fred Atkinson; Mo.: Eleanor Runkel; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Linda, wife of Richard Troutt of Jacksonville; two grandchildren: Patrick and Christopher Joseph; three sisters: Roberta Harrison of New Douglas and Anne Hagen and Martha Murphy, both of Jacksonville; along with nieces and nephews.

SMITH, Mary Lee (Wilson); b. 29 Apr 1929, Gradyville, KY; d. 24 Sep 1993, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Panther Creek Cem., Scottville, IL; Resident of Palmyra, IL; M. Dale Dean Smith (date & place not given); Fa.: Bulgar Wilson; Mo.: Tisha Ella Whooten; Survived by her husband; five sons: Vernon and Dale E., both of Palmyra, Walter and Harold, both of Carlinville, and Carl Smith of Jacksonville; six daughters: Patricia Wease of Palmyra, Jean Walter of Jacksonville, Ellen Newby of Shipman, Nora Donaldson of Carlinville, Peggy Frakes and Kim DeWitt of Palmyra; 34 grand and 14 great-grandchildren; and a sister: Nora Rafferty of Greenfield.

SMITH, Max Tulles; b. 18 Sep 1883, Winchester, IL; d. 4 Sep 1979, Quincy, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; A former resident of Beardstown; M. Teresa Fox on 30 Apr 1911 in Carrollton, IL, she died 23 Aug 1979; Fa.: Martin Smith; Mo.: Jennie Tulles; No survivors listed.

SMITH, Maxine (Smith); b. 1 Dec 1917, Ray, IL; d. 14 Mar 1984, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Rushville City Cem.; Resident of Ray, IL; M. Dale W. Smith on 29 Apr 1936 in Rushville, IL; Fa.: Andrew Jackson Smith; Mo.: Lela M. Sipes; Surviving are her husband; three sons: Jack Smith and Keith Smith, both of Ray, and Billy Smith of Rushville; four daughters: Mrs. Shirley Price of Beardstown, Mrs. Maxine Stambaugh of Ray, Mrs. Sally Jo Miller of Astoria and Mrs. Pat Wainman of McCloud, OK; and 13 grandchildren; along with three brothers: Paul Smith of Vermont, Jack Smith Jr. of Rushville and Duane Smith of Topeka; three sisters: Mrs. Mildred Norman of Rockport, Mrs. Marcella Long of Virginia and Mrs. Verna Burk of Rushville; Preceded by an infant grandson and a brother.

SMITH, Maxine E. (Warren); b. 29 Oct 1923, Tanneyville, MO; d. 2 Nov 1986, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Howard Smith on 2 Aug 1959; Fa.: John E. Warren; Mo.: Nora Belle Hobbs; Survived by her husband; her mother of Jacksonville; one brother: Vernon W. of Lampe, MO; Preceded in death by one sister.

SMITH, Mayme Aretas (Andell); b. 6 Mar 1892, Scott Co., IL; d. 15 Oct 1986, Peoria, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Peoria Heights, IL; formerly of Jacksonville; M. Marcus E. Smith on 14 Jul 1923, he died 25 Dec 1955; Fa.: James Andell; Mo.: Mary Ellen Truitt; Survived by two nieces: Mrs. James (Peggy) Lindley of Peoria Heights, with whom she lived since February of this year, and Mrs. Russell (Velma) Kettenring of Monroe, LA; and a nephew: Robert Evans of Wenatchee, WA; Preceded by one brother and six sisters.

SMITH, Melvagene (Suttles); b. 12 Aug 1922, White Hall, IL; d. 12 Nov 1983, rural Virginia, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; M. Fred Smith on 12 Jan 1940 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: Hurshel Suttles; Mo.: Cecil Israel; Surviving are her husband; her mother: Mrs. Cecil Suttles of Roodhouse; five daughters: Mrs. Shirley Smith and Mrs. Janet Richards, both of Beardstown, Mrs. Dorothy Richards of Frederick, Mrs. Judy Allen of Meredosia, and Mrs. Barbara Collins of Virginia; three sons: James of FL, David of Beardstown and Mark of Canton; five brothers: Paul Suttles of White Hall, Glenn of Waverly, Robert of Curran, Daniel and Dick of Roodhouse, and Gary of Manchester; three sisters: Mrs. Faye Kraal of Chicago, Mrs. Jane Norris of Coal City and Mrs. Jill Hudson of Champaign; 21 grand and six great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by a brother and two grandsons.

SMITH, Melvin D.; b. 15 Dec 1930, Jacksonville, IL; d. 8 Jul 1978, Springfield, IL: Bu.: Concord Cem., Concord, IL; Resident of Hillsboro, formerly of Jacksonville, IL; M. Pearl Brunk on 7 Sep 1941 in Litchfield, IL; Fa.: Melvin Smith; Mo.: Clara Baird; Survived by his wife; and two sisters: Mrs. Wilma Sowers of Jacksonville and Mrs. Martha Brunk of Washington.

SMITH, Melvin W.; b. 17 Oct 1895, near Athensville, IL; d. 3 Aug 1984, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Veteran; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Laura Fernandes on 18 Jun 1944 in Jacksonville, IL, she died in Aug. 1983; Fa.: David Smith; Mo.: Carrie DeFrates; Survived by a sister: Ada Mayberry of Jacksonville and several nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by a brother: Lawrence in June 1984; and a brother in infancy.

SMITH, Merlyn E.; b. 3 Sep 1936, Meredosia, IL; d. 31 Oct 1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Air Force Veteran; Resident of Meredosia; M. Opal Metz Six on 22 Jan 1966 in Washington, IL, she died in Feb. 1968; Fa.: Charles L. Smith; Mo.: Ethel Wiener; Survived by his mother of Meredosia; a step-daughter: Mrs. Harley (Karen) Garrett of Perry; two sisters: Mrs. Arthur (Charlene) Iverson and Doris Frobel, both of Washington; a brother: Donovan (Donna) Smith of East Peoria; and one step granddaughter.

SMITH, Michael E.; b. 16 Dec 1958, Robinson, IL; d. 25 May 1987, Chatham, IL; Bu.: Sulphur Springs Cem., Loami, IL; Resident of Loami, IL; Fa.: Harry Smith; Mo.: Elizabeth Ann Lynn; Survived by his mother of Loami; his maternal grandmother: Mrs. Margaret Lynn of Springfield, IN; one brother: Jeffrey Smith of Huntsville, TX; three sisters: Melissa and Samantha Smith of Loami and Cindy Smith of Springfield; one niece, three aunts; and four cousins; Preceded by his father in 1985.

SMITH, Mike Leo; b. 10 Nov 1902, Pike Co., IL; d. 16 Oct 1977, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Calvary Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Mary Agnes Sullivan on 30 Jan 1934 in Pittsfield, IL, she died 20 Apr 1972; Fa.: Lawrence Smith; Mo.: Mary Nash; Survived by three children: Mike, W./ Mark and Mrs. Wayland (Mary Katherine) Willard, all of Pittsfield; and three grandchildren; two brothers: John and Lawrence Smith, both of Pittsfield.

SMITH, Mildred (maiden not given); b. 18 Apr 1905, Clayton, Adams Co., IL; d. 24 Aug 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); M. (not given); Parents: (not given); No survivors listed.

SMITH, Mildred (Davis); b. (not given), Mountain View, MO; d. 21 Jun 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Greenlawn Cem., Mountain View, MO; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Nual E. Smith on 19 Sep 1940 in Mountain View, MO; Fa.: Edward R. Davis; Mo.: Nina Belle Porter; Survived by her husband; one son: the Rev. Dennis Smith of Camden, AR; one granddaughter: Elizabeth Smith of Camden, AR; four brothers: Dr. Robert David of Springfield, MO, Eugene David of Mountain View, MO, Wayne David of Mountain View, MO and Lloyd David of Geneva, IL; four sisters: Imogene Merritt of Lexington, KY, Erma Hall of Georgetown, IL, Eileen Hoskins of Cape Girardeau, MO, and Evelyn Peters of Mountain View, MO.

SMITH, Mildred E. (Dixon); b. 7 Feb 1897, Chambersburg, IL; d. 1 Sep 1986, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: McCord, Perry, IL; Resident of Perry, IL; M. Henry Oliver Smith on 5 Sep 1920, he died 26 Feb 1975; Fa.: William Dixon; Mo.: Carrie A. Stewart; Survived by a son: Robert D. Smith of Perry; a brother: Clyde W. Dixon of Perry; two nieces: Mrs. Betty Tucker and Mrs. Donna Johnson, both of Perry; and a nephew: Fred Dixon of Springfield.

SMITH, Mildred I. (Souza); b. 29 Jan 1917, Jacksonville, IL; d. 31 Oct 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. William Dale Smith on 27 Nov 1935 in Jacksonville, IL, he died 7 Mar 1973; Fa.: Joseph Souza; Mo.: Ada Angelo; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Richard (Geraldine) Schermer of Pekin and Mrs. Larry (Lorraine) Scott of Riverton; seven grand and four great-grandchildren; three brothers: Harvey Myers of Jacksonville, Howard Myers of Jacksonville, FL and Henry Myers of CA; and two sisters: Mabel Cadlini of Santa Anna, CA and Margaret Newingham of Jacksonville; Preceded by a son: B. Wayne "Bocky" Smith; two brothers and two sisters.

SMITH, Mildred J. (Becker); b. 26 Feb 1908, St. Louis, MO; d. 22 Oct 1993, St. Louis, MO; Bu.: Friedens Cem., St. Louis, MO; Resident of St. Louis Co., MO; M. Nicholas George Smith (date & place not given), he preceded in death; Fa.: John Becker; Mo.: Elizabeth (maiden not given); Survived by one daughter: Suzanne (husband, Robert E.) Linde of Jacksonville and two grandsons.

SMITH, Mildred M. (Suter); b. 17 Jul 1906, Scott Co., IL; d.. 2 Jan 1990, Springfield, IL: Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Jacksonville; M. Floyd C. Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1971; Fa.: Alex Suter; Mo.: Ida May Strawmatt; Survived by a daughter: Illene Wahlsmith of Springfield; five grand and nine great-grandchildren; three brothers: Paul, Roy and Charles Suter, all of Springfield; two sisters: Mrs. Harold (Dorothy) Knittle of Canby, OR and Martha Caldwell of Chicago; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by a son: William C. Smith in 1983; a granddaughter; two great-grandsons; a brother; and two sisters.

SMITH, Mildred (Evans) Ruble; b. 26 Jun 1917, Pike Co., IL; d. 30 Jul 1993, Wood River, IL; Bu.: Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Wood River, IL; Resident of East Alton, IL; M. (1) (first name not given) Ruble (date & place not given); (2) Rex L. Smith in Alton, IL, he died in 1985; Fa.: George Evans; Mo.: Leila Neff; Survived by one son: Randy Ruble of Alton; three daughters: Kay Johnson of Wood River and Sherry Johnson and Beverly Thomas of East Alton; 10 grand and eight great-grandchildren; five brothers: Harold and Gary Evans, both of Winchester, Gene and Kenneth George Evans, both of Bluffs, and Paul Evans of Chapin; three sisters: Katherine Pagels of Alton, Eloise Butkovich of Wood River and Wilma Weder of Winchester; Preceded by one son: Delbert Gene Ruble; one brother: Hubert Evans; and one sister: Mary Jane Lawshe.

SMITH, Milton Lowell; b. 12 Jul 1916, Chandlerville, IL; d. 28 Jan 1995, Little Rock, AR; Bu.: Bethel Cem., Mason Co., IL; resident of Divernon; formerly of Chandlerville; M. Roberta Mae Shoemaker (date & place not given); Fa.: Samuel Smith; Mo.: Mae Sailor; Survived by his wife; a son: Myron Smith of Little Rock, AR; three daughters: Mary Nelson of Divernon, Marsha Brancecum of Cuba and Veronica Falconburg of Springfield; 16 grand and nine great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Murval Sr.; b. 2 Dec 1906, Mt. Auburn, IL; d. 28 Nov 1995, Quincy, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Alton; formerly of Jacksonville; M. (not given); Fa.: Burt Nelson Smith; Mo.: Emma (maiden not given); Survived by one son: H. Murval Smith Jr. of Crystal Lake; one daughter: Joyce Elaine Davenport of Alta Loma, CA; six grand and three great-grandchildren; Preceded by his parents and one brother: Lowell Smith.

SMITH, Morris E.; b. 10 Aug 1911, Liverpool, OH; d. 28 Jan 1983, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Oakwood Cem., south of Pittsfield, IL: WWII Navy Veteran; resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. Lillian Pursley (date & place not given); Fa.: Park Smith; Mo.: Maggie Heenan; Survived by his wife; two sons: David of Tucson, AZ and Robert of Hollywood, FL; five grandchildren; a brother: James of Salt Lake City, UT; two sisters: Helen Gillock of Louisville, KY and Pearl Mitchell of Upper Sandusky, OH.

SMITH, Murl; b. 1914, El Dara, IL; d. 1 Feb 1986, Naperville, IL; bu.: Wilson Cem., Perry, IL; Resident of Naperville, IL; M. Vera Griggs on 13 Oct 1937 in Palmyra, MO; Fa.: Carl Smith; Mo.: Ethel Higdon; Survived by his wife; a son: Merwin Smith of Plainfield; two grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Jack (Lois) Walker of Perry and Mrs. Esther Schooley of Peoria; and one brother: Wayne Smith of Naperville.

SMITH, Naomi Isabelle (Hullinger); b. 31 Jan 1909, Scott Co., IL; d. 18 Jun 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Green Cem., near Bluffs, IL; Resident of Bluffs, IL; M. Russell E. Smith on 26 Jan 1930 in Bluffs, IL, he died 2 Feb 1971; Fa.: Arthur Hullinger; Mo.: Grace Goekel; Survived by one brother: Vernard Hullinger of Jacksonville; three half-brothers: Clyde Hullinger of Bluffs, Murle Hullinger of Tallula and Howard Hullinger of Springfield; and one half-sister: Thelma Osborne of Detroit, MI; Preceded by an infant brother and one sister: Irene Magelitz.

SMITH, Nellie (Bibe); b. (not given), she was 70 years of age at death; d. 12 Sep 1988, Belleville, IL; bu.: East St. Louis, IL; Resident of East St. Louis, IL; M. (not given); Parents: (not given); Survived by a son: Paul L. Robinson of Jacksonville; a daughter: Mary Sue Bradley of NY; three brothers: Arnett, Paul and Ellis Bibe; four grand and nine great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

SMITH, Nellie E. (Butler); b. 12 Mar 1906, near Perry, IL; d. 13 Feb 1987, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Clement H. Smith on 12 Sep 1925 in Winchester, IL; Fa.: William Butler; Mo.: Anna Pierce; Survived by her husband; two sons: Clement Keith of Pittsfield and Robert R. of Griggsville; eight grand and 13 great-grandchildren; one sister: Isabel Royalty of Pittsfield; and one brother: Floyd Butler of Pittsfield; Preceded by an infant daughter: Anna Mae; and three brothers.

SMITH, Nettie (Nixon); b. 17 Mar 1898, Cincinnati Landing, Pike Co., IL; d. 13 May 1991, Quincy, IL; bu.: Shearer Cem., New Canton, IL; Resident of Quincy; formerly of New Canton, IL; M. Virgil P. Smith on 7 Jul 1915 in Hannibal, MO, he died 28 Dec 1985; Fa.: James Nixon; Mo.: Mary Emma Snyder; Survived by four daughters: Cleta Dewees and Katherine Smith, both of Quincy, Anna Lee Caldwell of Barry and Betty June Harris of St. Louis, MO; one sister: Lola Hinch of Hannibal, MO; two half-sisters: Dorothy Smith of New Canton and Alma Wilcox of Nebo; one half-brother: gilbert Personetti of Barry; 11 grand and 8 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews; Preceded by two sons: Victor and Lester Smith; two brothers; one half-brother; and one half-sister.

SMITH, Nettie J. (Pruitt); b. 13 Feb 1912, White Hall, IL; d. 8 Jul 1993, St. Louis, MO: Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; Resident of White Hall, IL; M. Lloyd M. Smith on 5 Jul 1929 in Roodhouse, IL, he died 27 Dec 1971; Fa.: Joseph Pruitt; Mo.: Clara Book; Survived by one son: Paul E. Smith Sr. of Statesville, NC; and one daughter: Carol E. Heberling of Alton; eight grand, 16 great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter; three brothers: Eugene Pruitt of Jacksonville, Floyd Pruitt of Princeton and Ralph Pruitt of Poole, UT; and one sister: Faye Hutchins of White Hall; Preceded by one son: Tim Smith; two sisters; and two brothers.

SMITH, Nile E.; b. 15 Jul 1928, White Hall, IL; d. 15 Feb 1990, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; Resident of Greenfield, IL; M. Donna J. Bell on 29 May 1964 in White Hall, IL; Fa.: Tom Smith; Mo.: Roberta Watts; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Dianna White of St. Petersburg, FL, Mrs. Richard A. (Melinda) Blanton of Greenfield and Mrs. Kevin L. (Teresa) Long of McHenry; two sons: Eric L. of Overland, MO and timothy E. of Florissant, MO; two stepdaughters: Mrs. Richard C. (Jeanette) Layman of Godfrey and Mrs. John C. (Rae JoAnne) Barton of Naperville; one stepson: James R. Ford of Washington; 17 grand and two great-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Bill (Carolyn) Hamel of Greenfield.

SMITH, Noal F.; b. 11 Mar 1917, Havana, IL; d. 8 Jan 1984, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Bader Cem.; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Browning, IL; M. Rosa Lee McCombs on 6 Jul 1941 in Palmyra, MO; Fa.: Edward Smith; Mo.: Amanda Jane Widmer; Survived by his wife; a son: Rev. Michael A. Smith of rural Rushville; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; the following brothers and sisters: Cecil and Herbert of Havana, Laston of E. Peoria, Mrs. Russell (Verla) McMullen of Astoria, Mrs. Theodore (Thorsey) Wright of Browning and Mrs. Vada Carpenter of Havana; several nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by a sister and a brother.

SMITH, Nolan L. "Bud"; b. 28 May 1926, Jacksonville, IL; d. 9 Mar 1996, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Sulphur Springs Cem., Loami, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Curran; formerly of Loami; M. Darlene Nichols in 1945 at Springfield, IL; Fa.: Nolan Smith; Mo.: Louise Bromley; Survived by his wife; one son: Gary Smith of Waverly; one daughter: Bonnie Taylor of Springfield; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two sisters: Mildred Jacobs of Springfield and June Ziegler of Carson City, NV; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one grandson: Eric Taylor.

SMITH, Norma (Floyd); b. 25 May 1930, Meredosia, IL; d. 29 Nov 1982, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Resident of Meredosia; M. Leon Smith on 31 Oct 1953 in Meredosia, IL; Fa.: William Floyd; Mo.: Maude Ballard; Surviving are her husband; her mother of Meredosia; three daughters: Mrs. Patrick (Melanie) Berry of Bluffs, and Mitzi Smith and Mrs. Gary (Melissa) McGarvey, both of Meredosia; two grandsons; three sisters: Evaline Reining and Genevieve Floyd of Meredosia and Josephine Logsdon of Mt. Sterling; and three brothers: Francis Floyd and Gilbert Floyd of Meredosia and Jesse Floyd of Jacksonville.

SMITH, O. Helen (Clark); b. 10 Mar 1901, Meredosia, IL; d. 27 Mar 1983, Taylorville, IL; Bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Resident of Taylorville, IL; formerly of Meredosia and Beardstown, IL; M. Henry F. Smith in 1917 at Palmyra, MO, he died in 1979; Fa.: Joseph Clark; Mo.: Maria Holtman; Survived by a son: Virgil of Beardstown; one brother: Leonard Clark of Beardstown; and two sisters: Lena Rebman and Mrs. Ada Kistner, all of Beardstown; 22 grand and several great and great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by three sons and four great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Ola B. (Clark); b. 13 Sep 1896,k Patterson, IL; d. 19 May 1988, White Hall, IL; Bu.: William Edwards Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of White Hall; formerly of Roodhouse, IL; M. Carey C. Smith on 16 Sep 1914 in Greene Co., IL, he died 3 Oct 1971; Fa.: John O. Clark; Mo.: Nancy Simmons; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Melvin (Wanda) Taylor and Mrs. Wilma Hulen, both of Springfield and Mrs. Homer (Bonnie) Keltner of Jacksonville; a son: Noel Smith of White Hall; seven grand and three great-grandchildren; Preceded by a brother and a sister: Ora McCool.

SMITH, Ola E. (Prough); b. 12 Mar 1904, Urbana, IL; d. 14 Nov 1993, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Beardstown; M. B. W. Smith on 10 Jun 1924 in Urbana, IL, he died in Feb. 1993; Fa.: Nelson Prough; Mo.: Laura Wright; Survived by one daughter: Katherine Smith of Beardstown.

SMITH, Ola J. (Etter); b. 17 Dec 1889, Palmyra, IL; d. 13 Nov 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Palmyra, IL; M. Garvin Smith on 28 Apr 1908, he died in 1962; Fa.: James Etter; Mo.: Julia Richie; Survivors include one son: Zane G. Smith of San Diego, CA; one grandson and two great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Olive E. (maiden not given); b. 9 Mar 1908, IL; d. 5 Feb 1981, Long Beach, CA; Bu.: CA; A former Jacksonville resident; M. Brendle D. Smith (date & place not given); Parents: (not given); Survived by her husband of Long Beach, CA.

SMITH, Oliver Wayne; b. 4 Aug 1942, Bushnell, IL; d. 21 Jun 1981, Littleton, IL; Bu.: Littleton Cem.; U.S. Army Veteran; M. Mary Gagg on 6 Nov 1966 in Beardstown, IL; Fa.: Glade Smith; Mo.: Mary Numaw; Survived by his wife; his parents of Bradenton, FL; a son: Jefrey; and a daughter: Waynette, both at home; and a brother: James of Bradenton, FL.

SMITH, Oren K.; b. 5 Nov 1908, Old Pearl, IL; d. 9 Mar 1990, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Green Pond Cem., Pearl, IL; Resident of Pearl; M. Lucille Miller on 22 Mar 1930 in Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Jesse Smith; Mo.: Allie Wheeler; Survived by his wife; his mother; a son: Keith Smith of Pittsfield; a daughter: Doris Akers of Pearl; four grand and six great-grandchildren; a brother: Harold Smith of Pearl; and a sister: Ethel Castlebury of Plymouth; Preceded by his father.

SMITH, Orval O.; b. 2 Sep 1918, Farmington, MO; d. 11 Jul 1992, St. Louis, MO; Bu.: Pine Tree Cem., near Patterson, IL; WWII Veteran; Resident of White Hall, IL; M. Edith Looper in 1966; Fa.: Henry Smith; Mo.: Emma Watley; Survived by his wife of White Hall; one daughter: Glenda Mae Smith of Flat River, MO; five stepchildren: Jerry Shive, Steve Shive, Mrs. Charles (Joann) Lakin and Mrs. Larry (Connie) DePue, all of White Hall, and Mrs. Tony (Nancy) Cain of New Berlin; one grandchild; 13 step grandchildren; and one great-grandchild; Preceded by three brothers: Acey, Adolph and Howard; and four sisters: Lula, Pearl, Genevieve and Alma.

SMITH, Oscar H. "Sox"; b. 8 Aug 1891, Arcadia, IL; d. 10 Apr 1977, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Arcadia Cem., Arcadia, IL; WWI Veteran; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Morgan Co., IL; M. Alma I. Ogle on 19 Aug 1919; Fa.: William Smith; Mo.: Susan Henderson; Survived by his wife; nieces and nephews; He was the last of his immediate family.

SMITH, Otie E. Sr.; b. 10 Nov 1891, Lafayette, IN; d. 23 Nov 1984, Lafayette, IN; Bu.: St. Boniface Cem., Lafayette, IN; Resident of Lafayette, IN; WWI Army Veteran; M. Catherine L. Connolly on 24 Aug 1921 in Lafayette, IN; Fa.: Peter Smith; Mo.: Margaret Gibson; Survived by his wife; two sons: Otis E. Smith Jr., of Jacksonville and Robert W. Smith of Lafayette, IN; a daughter: Mrs. James C. (Mary) Hobaugh of Lafayette, IN; ten grand and nine great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sisters and four brothers.

SMITH, Otis A.; b. 18 Jul 1909, Arenzville, IL; d. 30 Dec 1978, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Browning Cem., Browning, IL; Army & Air Force Veteran; Resident of Beardstown; M. Frances Helen Sherrill in 1947 at Rushville, IL; Fa.: Charles Smith; Mo.: Catherine Curtuyvele; Survived by his wife; two brothers: Dan of Beardstown and Louis of Browning; Preceded by two brothers.

SMITH, Otis Earl Jr.; b. 25 Jul 1922, Lafayette, IN; d. 10 May 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Army Air Corps Veteran; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Margaret Jane Dienhart on 22 Apr 1944; Fa.: Otis E. Smith; Mo.: Catherine Connolly; Survived by his wife; three sons: James L. of O'Fallon, Thomas E. of Charleston, SC and Michael L. of Decatur; one daughter: Mrs. Steven (Linda) Suter of Woodson; 12 grandchildren; one brother: Robert of Lafayette, IN; and one sister: Mary Catherine Hobough of Lafayette, IN.

SMITH, P. Warren; b. 17 Jul 1909, White Hall, IL; d. 28 Aug 1982,m Dallas, TX; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; Resident of Richardson, TX; M. Helen Marshall on 15 Dec 1952 in Chicago, IL; Fa.: P. D. Smith; Mo.: Annie Coultas; Surviving are his wife; a son: Phillip W. Smith Jr. of Los Angeles, CA; and a brother: Daniel D. Smith of Akron, OH; Preceded in death by two sisters.

SMITH, Patsy (Crews); b. 31 Aug 1937, Morgan Co., IL; d. 11 Sep 1979, Jacksonville, IL: bu.: Chapin Cem., Chapin, IL; Resident of Chapin; M. Nelson Smith on 15 Jun 1957; Fa.: William Crews; Mo.: Barbara Rigor; Survived by her husband; three children: Robin, Russell and Becky, all at home; one grandchild: Nelsie, also at home; three brothers: Robert of Dayton, OH, Tony and Kenneth of Chapin; and her maternal grandfather: Truman Rigor of Jacksonville.

SMITH, Paul E.; b. 26 Apr 1909, Pike Co., IL; d. 23 Nov 1987, Granite City, IL; Bu.; Pine Tree Cem., Patterson, IL; Resident of Granite City; formerly of Roodhouse and Wrights, IL; M. Verna Mercer on 3 Apr 1935 in White Hall, IL; Fa.: Truman P. Smith; Mo.: Amy Kessinger; Survived by his wife; six sons: Leslie, William Louis and Larry, all of Granite City, Wilbur of Alton and Robert of Roodhouse; six daughters: Leona Tanner, Donna Tanner, Beverly Hildreth, Sue Manninger and Janice Bailey, all of Granite City and Frances McDaid of Cottage Hills; 24 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two brothers: Ray and Earl of White Hall; Preceded by a brother and a grandson.

SMITH, Paul E.; b. 26 Apr 1942, DeSoto, MO; d. 16 Jul 1992, Ft. Lauderdale, FL; Bu.: (cremated); Resident of FL; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Joseph A. Smith; Mo.: Pauline R. (maiden not given); Survived by his mother of Jacksonville; his father of Plaquemine, LA; his maternal grandmother: Daisy T. Cox of Jacksonville; two sisters: Joann Hauk of Lake Wylie, SC and Delores Littig of Bluffs; and two brothers: Bruce W. Smith of Jacksonville and Stephen Smith of Mt. Zion.

SMITH, Paul G.; b. 9 Oct 1898, Port, OK; d. 6 Mar 1989, Virginia, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; WWI Navy Veteran; Resident of Virginia, IL; M. Grace Tucker on 30 Nov 1922 in Cushing, OK; Fa.: Rev. R. E. Smith; Mo.: Lura Gilmore; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Richard (Betty) Pugh of VA; five grandchildren: Paula Pugh Romanaux of Kalamazoo, MI, Karen Swindler of St. Peters, MO, Rodney Pugh of Davenport, IA, Angela Waters of Springfield and Patrick Pugh of Marion, AL; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by seven brothers and two sisters.

SMITH, Paul G.; b. 23 Dec 1913, Derry, Pike Co., IL; d. 28 Nov 1986, Pike Co., IL; Bu.; Park Lawn Cem., Barry, IL; Resident of Barry, IL; M. Frances Stoheker on 4 May 1934 in Palmyra, MO; Fa.: George Edward Smith; Mo.: Fannie Gibson; Survived by his wife; two sons: Bob and Bill Smith, both of Barry; one brother: Wilford Smith of LaGrange, MO; one sister: Mrs. Glenn (Georgie) Coultas of Barry; 14 grand and five great-grandchildren; Preceded by one brother and seven sisters.

SMITH, Paul J.; b. 5 Nov 1908, Eldred, IL; d. 16 Feb 1986, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Richwoods Cem., west of Carrollton, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of White Hall, IL; Fa.: Jonas Smith; Mo.: Lucy Ahern; Survived by several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two sisters and one brother.

SMITH, Paul James; b. 4 Nov 1903, Seymour, MO; d. 16 Apr 1986, Springfield, IL: Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Virginia, IL; M. Pearl Smith on 8 Sep 1928 in Lomax, IL; Fa.: D. N. Smith; Mo.: Amanda Allen; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Delores Rist of Virginia; five grand and six great-grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Lester (Beulah) Bell and Mrs. Cecil (Olgar) Ray, both of Virginia, and Mrs. Robert (Mary) Stuckey of Thousand Oaks, CA; and three brothers: Ray Smith of Seattle, WA and Lloyd and Allen Smith, both of Virginia; Preceded by one granddaughter and four brothers.

SMITH, Pauline (Hammock); b. 28 Sep 1926, Greenfield, IL; d. 23 Feb 1996, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; Resident of Carrollton; formerly of Greenfield; M. Robert L. Smith in Apr. 1950 at Edwardsville, IL; Fa.: Paul R. Hammock; Mo.: Iva May Perkins; Survived by one son: Richard "Booker" Smith of Alton; and a half-sister: Sandra Burch of Ashland; Preceded by her parents; and one brother: Robert Hammock.

SMITH, Pauline Mae "Pina" (Shaw); b. 31 Aug 1921, Greene Co., IL; d. 2 Nov 1977, Hampton, VA; Bu.: Borlin Cem., southwest of Carrollton, IL; Resident of Hampton, VA; M. Howard Smith in 1952; Fa.: Catlie Shaw; Mo.: Enid Howen; Survived by her husband; these brothers and sisters: Ralph Shaw of Winchester, Gordon Shaw of Roodhouse, Dennis Shaw of Jacksonville, Enid Partridge of East Alton and Viola Martin of Jerseyville; and a son: David of Hampton, Va.; Preceded by a daughter; two brothers; and a sister.

SMITH, Pearl (Howerton); b. (not given); d. 19 Mar 1992, Seattle, WA; bu.: (not given); A former resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. (not given); Parents: (not given); Survived by two children and several grandchildren.

SMITH, Pearl Nancy (Smith); b. 26 Feb 1911, Chandlerville, IL; d. 13 Feb 1996, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Virginia; M. Paul James Smith on 8 Sep 1928 in Oquawka, IL, he died 16 Apr 1986; Fa.: Lawrence B. Smith; Mo.: Della Nora Plue; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Robert (Delores) Rist of Virginia; six grand and six great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law; Preceded by two brothers: Ernest and Melvin Smith; three sisters: Velma Bangiola, Sadie Waddell and Beulah Mills; one granddaughter; and one nephew.

SMITH, Purl T.; b. 22 Sep 1909, Kane, IL; d. 30 Nov 1985, Springfield, IL; Bu.; Kane Cem., Kane, IL; resident of Kane; M. Zola Funk (date & place not given), she died in 1983; Fa.: Charles Smith; Mo.: Tossie Grizzle; Survived by his stepmother: Martha Smith of Jerseyville; five daughters: Belva Jean Sports of Springfield, Kathy Lynch of Sorento, Rosalee Weder and Susan Anderson, both of Jacksonville, and Margaret Pike of Gillespie; four sons: George of Hamburg, Roger of Fieldon, Robert of Kampsville and Bill of OK; one stepson: Francis Funk of Ft. Wayne, IN; 17 grand and two great-grandchildren; one sister: Naomi Loelike of Carrollton; and three brothers: Pete of Jerseyville, Hayden of Carrollton and Edward of Medora.

SMITH, Ralph; b. 5 Mar 1906, Greene Co., IL; d. 24 Oct 1986, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; Resident of Winchester; M. (1) Eva Haney in 1941 at Chillicothe, MO, she died in 1966; (2) Vivian Workman Newberry in 1968 at Winchester, IL; Fa.: Albert Smith; Mo.: Elizabeth Spencer; Survived by his wife; the following stepchildren: Richard "Steve" Newberry of Copperas Cove, TX, Curtis Newberry of Buena Park, CA and Donna Lawrence of Winchester; 9 step grandchildren; one step great-grandchild; one niece; one nephew; and several cousins; Preceded by two brothers: Frank and Albert.

SMITH, Ralph H.; b. 21 Jan 1913, Edmonton, KY; d. 19 Oct 1986, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Mt. Zion Lutheran Cem., Perry, IL; WWII Air Force Veteran; Resident of Griggsville, IL; M. Darlene Vaverka on 30 May 1957 in Centerville, IA; Fa.: John V. Smith; Mo.: Nora Lee Syra; Survived by his wife; one stepdaughter: Judith Ann Turves of Richmond, KY; two brothers: Lewis H. and Floyd F., both of Moline; two sisters: Gladys Johnson of Geneseo and Mrs. Chester (Geneva) Humes of Griggsville; one sister-in-law: Mrs. Velma Smith; several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers: James R. and Bedford R.; one sister: Maxine Martin; and one stepson: Donald Lund.

SMITH, Ray E.; b. 19 May 1930, Pike Co., IL; d. 15 Apr 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.; Marden Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling; M. (1) Flora Kathryn Clayton (date & place not given); (2) Ann James (date & place not given); Fa.: Jess Smith; Mo.: Mae Carpenter; Survived by his mother of Mt. Sterling; a daughter: Linda Lee Smith of Dallas, TX; two sons: Roger Gene of Dallas and Michael E. of Mt. Sterling; five brothers: Lyle Brown of Tampa, FL, Oliver Smith of Gilson, Jeff Jr. and Glenn of Mt. Sterling; four sisters: Mrs. Dale (Norma) Smith of Mt. Sterling, Mrs. Darrell (Mary) Parker of Timewell, Mrs. Richard (Shirley) Dehymer of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Robert (Ruth) Nolan of Hoffman Estates; four grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

SMITH, Ray V.; b. 4 Sep 1900, Scott Co., IL; d. 29 Nov 1984, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Bowers Cem., Glasgow, IL; Resident of Glasgow, IL; M. Catherine Ann Garrett in 1923 at Winchester, IL; Fa.: Bone Smith; Mo.: Ann Martin; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Zoe) Sinamon of St. Louis and Mrs. Don (Sandra) Conway of Surrey, British Columbia; two sons: Garrett R. of Fairfield, IA, and Gordon Ray of Glasgow; eight grand and seven great-grandchildren; one brother: Clemet Smith of Pittsfield; two sisters: Mrs. Kenneth (Leta) Smith of Pittsfield and Mrs. Aaron (Lucille) Chamberlain of Nebo; Preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.

SMITH, Raymond "Raymie"; b. 28 May 1911, Virginia, IL; d. 1 Mar 1984, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Virginia; M. Margaret Atterberry in 1962; Fa.: Denoy Smith; Mo.: Amanda Allen; Survived by his wife; one son: Booter of Beardstown; a stepdaughter: Mary Margaret Stumer of Waverly; two stepsons: John W. Sallee of AK and Herbert Sallee of Billings, MT; four brothers: Paul, Lloyd and Allen, all of Virginia, and Ray of Seattle, WA; three sisters: Beulah Bell and Olga Ray of Virginia and Mary Stuckey of Thousand Oaks, CA; three grandchildren; four step grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Reba M. (Shaw); b. 26 Oct 1912, Shelby Co., IN; d. 13 Jan 1996, Chicago, IL; Bu.: Catholic Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Chicago; formerly of Mt. Sterling; M. Bernard A. Smith on 9 May 1935, he died 27 May 1983; Fa.: Clethie Shaw; Mo.: Flora Myrtle (maiden not given); Survived by one daughter: Sheryl Coffman of Chicago; one sister: Mary Alice Banks of Terre Haute, IN; six grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son: Gerald Smith.

SMITH, Reta Ann (Dewey); b. 18 Mar 1905, Greenfield, IL; d. 11 Jul 1991, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; Resident of Greenfield; M. (not given); Fa.: William T. Dewey; Mo.: Lucy Ellen Reid; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Darriel (Shelba) Mammen of Taylorville; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild; Preceded by one son: Ronald James Smith; and one brother: Ralph Dewey.

SMITH, Richard; b. 5 Jun 1933, Jacksonville, IL; d. 5 Jan 1993, rural Bath, IL; Bu.: Laurel Hill Cem., Havana, IL; Resident of Bath, IL; M. Mary Ellen Shults on 1 Sep 1954 in Canton, IL; Fa.: Nelson Smith; Mo.: Helen I. Lynn; Survived by his wife; two sons: David of Chandlerville and Doug of Roberts; one daughter: Debbie Kitchen of St. Peter; and six grandchildren.

SMITH, Richard B.; b. 30 May 1925; d. 3 Feb 1993, Memphis, TN; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Memphis, TN; formerly of Jacksonville; M. Margaret (maiden, date & place not given); Fa.: Claude W. Smith; Mo.: Eva Gollier; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Pamela Smith and Cynthia Smith, both of Memphis; a son: Robert Smith of Memphis; a stepdaughter: Patricia Marr; a brother: Paul Smith of Jacksonville; a sister: Ruth Smith Horn of Jacksonville; and numerous nieces and nephews; Preceded by a brother: Dale Smith.

SMITH, Richard Everett; b. 27 Jul 1938, Winchester, IL; d. 15 Apr 1976, Ft. Myers, FL; Bu.; (not given); Resident of Ft. Myers, FL; formerly of Winchester, IL; M. Dorothy Oswald in 1965 in MO; Fa.: Delmer Smith; Mo.: Alice Campbell; Survived by his father of CA; and his mother; his wife; three stepchildren; two sisters and a brother: Mrs. Gene (Shirley) Tatera of Chicago, Mrs. Russell (Beverly) Schnipper of WI and James Smith of CA.

SMITH, Richard Lee; b. 31 Oct 1964, Rushville, IL; d. 28 Apr 1990, near Timewell, IL; Bu.: Becam Cem., near Timewell, IL; Resident of Quincy, IL; M. Joy Surber on 30 May 1986 in Mt. Sterling, IL; Fa.: Ernest Lee Smith; Mo.: Gala Lynn Lichsinn; Survived by his wife of Quincy; a son: Wesley E. Smith, at home; a daughter: Abigail Lynn Smith, at home; a stepdaughter: Tarra Smith, at home; two brothers: Scott Smith and Shane Smith, both of Timewell; his mother; his stepfather: Lynn Reische of Timewell; his father of Clayton; his maternal grandmother: Mildred Lichsinn of rural Timewell; and his paternal Grandfather: Woodroe Smith of Quincy.

SMITH, Robert E.; b. 14 Sep 1917, near El Dara, IL; d. 3 Jan 1996, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Veteran; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. Marjorie I. Smith on 8 Jun 1956 in Pittsfield, IL, she died 25 Aug 1992; Fa.: Joseph W. Smith; Mo.: Mary Sullivan; Survived by one son: Bobby J. Smith of Pittsfield; two stepsons: David Mulford of Pittsfield and Ronald Mulford of Dunlap; four grand and three great-grandchildren; Preceded by three brothers: John C., Daniel and Roy; and one sister: Mary Sweeney.

SMITH, Robert George; b. 11 Oct 1937, Quincy, IL; d. 22 Jul 1991, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Quincy Memorial Park, Quincy, IL; Army Veteran; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Quincy; M. (not given); Fa.: Robert Grover Smith; Mo.: Naomi Price; Survived by his father of Quincy; one son: Brian Smith of Jacksonville, FL; one sister: Nancy Lee Romero of Champaign; a niece, three nephews and two aunts; Preceded by his mother on 8 Jun 1991.

SMITH, Robert H.; b. 9 Jun 1902, Hot Springs, AR; d. 9 Feb 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Laura Yates (date & place not given); Fa.: Robert Smith; Mo.: Mary Sims; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Avery (Emma) Williams of Jacksonville; two grandsons: Anthony Williams of Springfield and Randall Williams of Studio City, CA; one great-granddaughter; and one brother: George Sims of Jacksonville.

SMITH, Robert T.; b. 11 Jan 1915, Greenfield, IL; d. 26 Sep 1985, Elmhurst, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem.; Resident of Elmhurst, IL; M. Bernadine Cole on 15 Apr 1939 in Chicago, IL; Fa.: K. T. Smith; Mo.: Mary Metcalf; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mary Colette of Berwyn; two sons: Robert R. of Naperville and Charles T. of Rochester Hills, MI; six grandchildren; and one sister: Elizabeth Koehr of Belleville.

SMITH, Roberta (Watts); b. 22 Nov 1906, White Hall, IL; d. 4 Jun 1986, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; Resident of Greenfield; M. Tom Smith on 21 Mar 1925 in Greenfield, IL, he died 12 Feb 1985; Fa.: Harry Watts; Mo.: Jessie Staats; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Bill (Carolyn) Hamel of Greenfield; a son: Nile E. Smith of Greenfield; seven grandchildren; three step grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and eight step great-grandchildren; and two brothers: Merle Watts of White Hall and Earl Watts of Mojave, CA; Preceded by a brother: Lionel; and a sister: Della.

SMITH, Rodney R.; b. 24 Feb 1955, near Denver, CO; d. 4 May 1989, southeast of Pittsfield, IL: Bu.: Miller Cem., near Atlas, IL; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: Lynn Smith; Mo.: Dorothy (maiden not given); Survived by his parents of Clearwater, FL; two sons: Shane of Lafayette, IN and Jesse of Alton; and several aunts, uncles and cousins; made his home in Pittsfield since 1970, living with an uncle and aunt: Scottie and Mildred Smith.

SMITH, Roger H.; b. 6 Aug 1939, Columbia, MO; d. 12 Jan 1991, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Glenn C. Smith; Mo.: Mona S. Scott; Survived by his parents of Pittsfield; one brother: Scott of Ponca City, OK; one nephew: Kam Smith of Shawnee Mission, KS; one niece: Aylin Smith of Oklahoma City, OK; three uncles: Lt. Col. Thomas Scott of San Antonio, TX, David M. Scott of Columbia, MO and Victor Graf of Tulsa, OK.

SMITH, Ronald Neil; b. 13 Jan 1963, Carrollton, IL; d. 8 Aug 1988, White Hall, IL; Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; Resident of White Hall, IL; Fa.: James E. Smith; Mo.: Connie M. Martin; Survived by his parents; his maternal grandparents: Charles & Rita Martin of White Hall; paternal grandmother: Mrs. Harvey (Ethel) Smith of Jacksonville; two sisters: Rhonda Rule of Springfield and Jamie Jo Smith of White Hall; and a brother: Kerry of Las Vegas, NV; Preceded by his grandfather: Harvey Smith.

SMITH, Roy "Bunk"; b. 10 Jan 1915, Scott Co., IL; d. 6 Oct 1983, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Glasgow Cem., Glasgow, IL; Resident of Winchester, IL; M. Edith Marie Wisdom on 7 Dec 1933 in Winchester, IL, she died in 1967; Fa.: Warren Smith; Mo.: Nettie Stice; Surviving are the following children: Glenn of Arenzville, Glendon of Winchester, Mrs. Wayne (Marilyn) Gee of Jacksonville, Mrs. Harland (Diana) Fricke of Winchester, Mrs. John (Karen) Sparrow of Bluffs and Davis of Winchester; 16 grand; four great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Ralph (Frances) Brown of rural Winchester and Mrs. Bertha Crosson of Jacksonville; and a brother: Edward Smith of Winchester; A sister, three brothers and three half-brothers preceded him in death.

SMITH, Roy B.; b. 4 Apr 1906, Cass Co., IL; d. 30 Jun 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Virginia; M. Hildreth Rudisill (date & place not given); Fa.: Denoy Smith; Mo.: Amanda Allen; Survived by his wife of Virginia; two daughters: Brenda Burger of Stow, OH, Deanna Anderson of Virginia; five brothers; Paul J., Raymond, Lloyd, and Allen of Virginia; Ray of Blue Eye, MO; three sisters: Olgar Ray and Beullah Bell of Virginia and Mary Stucker of Thousand Oaks, CA; and six grandchildren.

SMITH, Ruffard B.; b. Apr 1904, Greene Co., IL; d. 1 Feb 1978, Springfield, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Carrollton, IL; Resident of Carrollton, IL; M. Dimple Talley (date & place not given), she died in Sept. 1976; Fa.: Elmore Smith; Mo.: Melissa Shaw; Survived by these children: Mrs. Janet Lamb of Edwardsville and Raymond Smith of Lebanon, NJ; nine grandchildren; these brothers and sisters: Troy H. Smith of Carrollton, William M. Smith of Wrights, Collin Smith of Roodhouse, Lloyd C. Smith of Jacksonville, Sarah Mae Alexander of Henderson, TX, Hannah Long and Ina May Thompson, both of Jerseyville, and Alma Stipp of Gibson City; Preceded by one son.

SMITH, Russell B.; b. 12 Sep 1911, Meredosia, IL; d. 12 Sep 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Resident of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; M. Rosaline M. Willix on 15 Dec 1932 at Alexander Bay, NY; Fa.: Benjamin Smith; Mo.: Amanda Grady; Survived by his wife; two sons and a daughter: Richard Gordon of Berea, KY, Russel James of Sparr, FL, and Mrs. Nancy Matthews of Moore Haven, FL; ten grand and two great-grandchildren; and two brothers: Edward I. of Beardstown and Ethan Ray of Denver, CO; Preceded by several brothers and sisters.

SMITH, Russell Eugene; b. 7 Apr 1920, Bluffs, IL; d. 6 Oct 1993, Springfield, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Murrayville, IL; Resident of Murrayville; M. Dessie Day on 4 Jun 1969 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: George Smith; Mo.: Betty Mae Campbell; Survived by his wife; one son: George (wife, Pam) Smith of Naperville; four stepsons: Martin L. Combs of Jacksonville, John F. Combs of Union Town, KY, Walter W. Combs of Sarasota, FL and Fran Combs of Roodhouse; two grand, nine step grand and 14 step great-grandchildren; one brother: Raymond Smith of Walnut Creek, CA; and two sisters: Mrs. Bruce (Norma) Patrick of Tucson, AZ and Mrs. Jack (Dorothy) Lashmett of Jacksonville.

SMITH, Russell H.; b. 15 Dec 1896, Morgan Co., IL; d. 5 Feb 1981, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of near Ashland, IL; M. Ruth C. Williams on 17 Feb 1917, she died on 23 Nov 1971; Fa.: Ed V. Smith; Mo.: Mary Fernandes; Survived by three sons: Roy E. Smith of Jacksonville, Russell Smith Jr. of Winter Gardens, FL and Donald E. Smith of New Berlin; 20 grand and 32 great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by a daughter: Thelma Smith Blakeman; four brothers; and three sisters.

SMITH, Russell Robert; b. 28 Aug 1907, Scottville, IL; d. 28 Aug 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Franklin Cem., Franklin, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; Fa.: Sherman Smith; Mo.: Jane Sitton; Survived by one brother: Albert of Jacksonville; Preceded by three sisters and four brothers.

SMITH, Russell W.; b. 3 Mar 1913, Marblehead, IL; d. 27 Jul 1982, Springfield, IL: Bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; WWII Navy Veteran; Resident of Beardstown; M. Audrey Wishon on 1 Mar 1943 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: William Smith; Mo.: Lucy Rollins; Survived by his wife; a son: Mike of Beardstown; and three sisters.

SMITH, Ruth E. (Wilson); b. 15 Jan 1915, Scott Co., IL; d. 16 Dec 1979, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; Resident of rural Pleasant Hill; M. Ernest A. Smith in Aug. 1952 at Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Charles A. Wilson; Mo.: Mabel Killebrew; Survived by her husband; these children: Keith and Mrs. Elaine Jarvi, both of Salt Lake City, UT; and a sister: Laura Edwards of Jacksonville.

SMITH, Ruth E. (Clayton); b. 25 Jan 1919, Murrayville, IL; d. 22 May 1995, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: City Cem., Murrayville, IL; Resident of Murrayville, IL; M. Guy W. Smith on 25 Aug 1947, he died 14 Jul 1978; Fa.: George Clayton; Mo.: Jennie Lovell; No survivors listed.

SMITH, Ruth (Barnard) Early; b. 10 Mar 1913, White Hall, IL; d. 2 Aug 1995, White Hall, IL; bu.: City Cem., Carrollton, IL; M. (1) Raymond Early in 1935, he died in 1960; (2) (first name not given) Smith (date & place not given), he died in 1972; Fa.: Edwin Barnard; Mo.: Laura Turner; survived by a son: Dennis (wife, Gayle) Early of Carrollton; a daughter-in-law: Lana Early of Jacksonville; three grand and three great-grandchildren; Preceded by a son: Jack Early; and a brother: Edwin Barnard.

SMITH, Ruth H. (Carrel); b. 6 Mar 1909, El Dara, IL; d. 25 Aug 1993, Vinita, OK; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Holly Smith on 27 Jul 1934 in Pittsfield, IL, he died in Jun 1958; Fa.: Thomas Carrel; Mo.: Emma Hoos; Survived by one daughter: Karen Moore of Shawnee, KS and two grandchildren; Preceded by two sisters: Gertrude Iftner and Eulalie Wendler; and one brother: Floyd Carrel.

SMITH, Samuel; b. 23 Jan 1916, Carrollton, IL; d. 1 Jul 1988, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Carter Cem., south of Carrollton, IL; Resident of Carrollton; Fa.: Harry Smith; Mo.: Grace Carter; Survived by three sisters: Lucy Brooks of Carrollton, Susie Wade of Jerseyville and Mary O'Brien of Freeburg; Preceded by a brother.

SMITH, Samuel Benjamin; b. 10 Oct 1907, Cheriton Co., MO; d. 29 Nov 1981, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Hickory Grove Cem.; Resident of rural Greenfield, IL; M. Lela Baldes on 12 Mar 1938 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: Brent Smith; Mo.: Ruby Cooper; Survived by his wife; a son: John B. Smith of rural Greenfield; and a sister: Mrs. R. E. (Hazel) Cavin of Stillwater, OK; Preceded by a sister: Mrs. Anna Mae Dorsey.

SMITH, Sophia A. (Norris); b. 17 Sep 1904, Greenfield, IL; d. 29 Dec 1985, Greenfield, IL; Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; Resident of White Hall, IL; M. Ebert Smith on 4 May 1920 in White Hall, IL, he died 22 Aug 1962; Fa.: John Norris; Mo.: Sally Crabtree; Survived by a son: Clarence Eugene Smith of White Hall; three granddaughters: Dixie Day of Winchester, Donna Sparrow of Sullivan and Dianna Haskins of Winchester; six great-grandchildren; and a sister: Fannie Nichols of St. Louis, MO; Preceded by a sister and two brothers.

SMITH, Stephen C.; b. 14 Jun 1936, Waverly, IL; d. 17 Jan 1981, Harvey, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Waverly, IL; A resident of Midlothian, IL; formerly of Waverly, IL; M. Audean Francis in July 1955; Fa.: Ashburn Smith; Mo.: Irene Shinpaugh; Survived by his wife; his father of Palmyra; a daughter: Kimberly, at home; a son: Robert, also at home; and a brother: Wilburn of Crestwood.

SMITH, Steve W. b. 16 Dec 1956, Hannibal, MO; d. 17 Nov 1986, Dearborn, MI; Bu.: Gray Cem., near New Salem, IL; Resident of New Salem, IL; M. Beverly K. Mulford on 22 Sep 1979 in New Hartford, IL; Fa.: William Smith; Mo.: Barbara VanWinkle; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Morgan, at home; his mother and stepfather: Elmer and Barbara Ogle of Rockport; a sister: Vickie Smith of Quincy; a brother: Mark Duckworth of Rockport; maternal grandmother: Mrs. Ella VanWinkle of Rockport; Preceded by one brother.

SMITH, Stuart Allen; b. (not given), Springfield, IL, he was 6 months of age at death; d. 15 Jan 1983, Springfield, IL; Bu.; Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Bruce Allen Smith; Mo.: Tabatha Dobson; Surviving are his parents; grandparents: Mr. and Mrs. William Smith of Murrayville and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Dobson of Murrayville; great grandparents: Mrs. Cora Cowan of Jacksonville, Mr. and Mrs. Lester Oettle of Jacksonville, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Carr of Springfield, Mrs. Mildred M. Smith of Springfield, and Harry Dobson of Springfield; and great-great-grandmother: Regena Carr of Pittsfield.

SMITH, Susanna (Stainsby); b. 10 Jul 1900, Beardstown, IL; d. 25 Mar 1988, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: City Cem.., Beardstown, IL; M. Theodore Smith in Jul 1920 at Beardstown, IL, he died 15 Feb 1931; Fa.: John Thomas Stainsby; Mo.: Bertha Bruck; Survived by two daughters: Margaret Hagemen of Beardstown and Mary Newman of Meredosia; three sons: Francis L. Smith of Joliet and J. Smith and Amos Smith, both of Beardstown; 16 grand and 31 great-grandchildren; and three nieces; Preceded by her parents; two sons; two sisters; and a brother.

SMITH, Sylvia B. (Painter); b. 15 Dec 1905, White Hall, IL; d. 12 Sep 1987, White Hall, IL; Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; M. Albert J. Smith on 6 Jun 1944 in Normal, IL, he died 14 Mar 1977; Fa.: Isaac Painter; Mo.: Emma March; Survived by one sister: Mrs. Pearl Wilson of White Hall; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

SMITH, Sylvia (Martin); b. 13 Oct 1917, Adams Co.., IL; d. 22 Feb 1995, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Wilson Cem., Perry, IL; Resident of Perry, IL; M. Floyd "Stub" Smith on 31 Dec 1935 in Kinderhook, IL; Fa.: William Fred Martin; Mo.: Blanche Cooley; Survived by her husband; one daughter: Mrs. Richard (Pat) Hoosier of Baylis; one son: Roger Smith of Perry; seven grand and seven great-grandchildren; two step great-grandchildren; two sisters: Ayleen Miller of Alton and Evelyn Reese of Griggsville; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two sons: Floyd Allen Smith and Larry Eugene Smith; one sister: Stella Ervin; and six brothers: Virgil, Ray, Olen, Wayne, Glen and Wilmot Martin.

SMITH, Ted L.; b. 20 Nov 1939, Springfield, IL; d. 13 Sep 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Oak Ridge Cem., Springfield, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Springfield; M. Dolores Kublick on 18 Mar 1960 in Springfield, IL; Fa.: Marshall Smith; Mo.: Dorothy Brown; Survived by his wife; his mother of Springfield; three sons: Michael D. of Springfield and Andrew L. and Brady W., both of Jacksonville; and one grandson: Matthew Smith; Preceded by his father.

SMITH, Teresa (Fox); b. 13 Jul 1886, Carrollton, IL; d. 23 Aug 1979, Quincy, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; A former resident of Beardstown, IL; M. Max Smith on 30 Apr 1911 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: David Fox; Mo.: Harriett Hubbard; Survived by her husband, also a resident of the Methodist Sunset Home in Quincy.

SMITH, Terry Lee; b. 21 Feb 1969, Pittsfield, IL; d. 15 Sep 1991, Ft. Worth, TX; Bu.: Bethel Cem., Griggsville, IL; Marine Veteran; Resident of Pittsfield; Fa.: Jim Butler; Mo.: Rhoda Smith; Survived by his parents; grandparents: Milo and Wanda Smith of Pittsfield; three uncles; and one aunt.

SMITH, Theodore E.; b. 12 Aug 1926, Hobart, IN; d. 9 Jul 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; WWII Navy Veteran; Resident of Jacksonville; Fa.: Theodore E. Smith; Mo.: Susannah Stainsby; Survived by his mother of Beardstown; three brothers: Francis of Joliet, Jay of Beardstown and Amos of Meredosia; two sisters: Mrs. Mary Newman of Meredosia and Mrs. Margaret Hageman of Beardstown; and numerous nieces and nephews; Preceded by his father and a brother.

SMITH, Theodore J.; b. 27 Mar 1912, Lafayette, IN; d. 24 Mar 1992, Bonita Springs, FL; Bu.: Tippecanoe Memory Gardens, Lafayette, IN; Resident of West Lafayette, IN; M. Julia N. Redden on 25 Feb 1941 in Lafayette, IN; Parents: (not given); Survived by his wife; two daughters: Leslie Charlotte Ulstrup of Scottsdale, AZ and Sylvia A. Detchon of Kokomo, IN; two sons: Phillips R. of Lafayette, IN and Brian Q. of West Lafayette, IN; and two sisters: Ceil Rush of Lafayette, IN and Nell Cors of Jacksonville.

SMITH, Theresa Jane (Deppe); b. 25 Dec 1915, Meredosia, IL; d. 28 Nov 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of South Jacksonville, IL; M. Truman B. Smith on 30 Dec 1941 in Louisiana, MO, he died 19 Oct 1979; Fa.: Louis Deppe; Mo.: Nellie Webster; Survived by two sons: David M. Smith of Springfield and Daniel B. Smith of Mountain View, CA; a granddaughter; a brother: Victor Louis Deppe of Columbus, OH; three sisters: Laura Mann, Thelma June Schnell and Maxine Brown, all of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers: Ross and Henry Deppe.

SMITH, Thersa (Nell); b. 8 Dec 1900, Hillview, IL; d. 8 Jan 1984, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; M. William B. Smith on 6 Jan 1933 in Springfield, IL, he died 20 Dec 1978; Fa.: Thomas Nell; Mo.: Josephine Baker; Surviving is a sister: Alice Short of Roodhouse; Preceded in death by four brothers and five sisters.

SMITH, Thomas "Tom"; b. 2 Oct 1903, Greenfield, IL; d. 12 Feb 1985, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., near Greenfield, IL; A resident of Greenfield, IL; M. Roberta Olive Watts on 21 Mar 1925; Fa.: Thomas Jefferson Smith; Mo.: Rosa Wood; Survived by his wife; one son: Nile E. Smith of Greenfield; one daughter: Mrs. Bill (Carolyn) Hamel of Greenfield; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; three step grandchildren and seven step great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Truman B.; b. 15 May 1918, Morgan Co., IL; d. 19 Oct 1979, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Veteran; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Jane Deppe on 30 Dec 1941 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: Alexander H. Smith; Mo.: Kate Reeve; Survived by his wife; two sons: David M. of Springfield and Daniel B. of Mountain View, CA; two sisters: Mary Zinna of New York City, NY and Margaret Holcomb of Rochester, MN; three brothers: Warren of Springfield, Byron of Crescent City, CA and Ralph of Pekin; and a granddaughter; Preceded by four brothers.

SMITH, Truman Ray; b. 11 Apr 1928, White Hall, IL; d. 4 Nov 1995, St. Louis, MO; Bu.: White Hall, IL; Korean War Veteran; Resident of White Hall, IL; M. Billie Haverfield on 11 Feb 1984, in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: Truman P. Smith; Mo.: Ammie I. Kesinger; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Gordon (Carol) Merriman of Manchester; two stepdaughters: Mrs. David (Tracy) Sweeten of Roodhouse and Mrs. Rick (Pamela) McElroy of White Hall; one stepson: Dale (wife, Sarah) Chapman of Roodhouse; and 17 grandchildren; Preceded by two sons: Kenneth Ray and Phillip Smith; and three brothers: Paul, Harold and Earl Smith.

SMITH, Verdie C.; b. 28 Aug 1928, near Pleasant Hill, IL; d. 22 Jan 1985, St. Louis, MO; Bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; A resident of Pleasant Hill, IL; M. Evelyn V. Galloway on 3 Apr 1931 in Quincy, IL; Parents: (not given); Survived by his wife; a son: Louis of Huntsville, AL; one daughter: Mrs. Virginia Hunt of Pleasant Hill; 10 grand and eight great-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Clara Pratt of Watseka.

SMITH, Viola (Chrisman) Miller; b. 21 Feb 1907, Atwater, IL; d. 26 May 1995, Jerseyville, IL; Bu.: Kane Cem., Kane, IL; Resident of Jerseyville, IL; M. (1) Floyd Miller (date & place not given), he died in 1968; M. (2) (first name not given) Miller (date & place not given); Fa.: Arthur Chrisman; Mo.: Susie Adcock; Survived by two daughters: Shirley Lahey of Jerseyville and Betty Camden of Carrollton; a son: David Miller of CO; seven grand and 10 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson; Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

SMITH, Viola Pearl (Rader); b. 24 Mar 1906, Milford, IL; d. 8 May 1978, Watseka, IL; Bu.: Maple Grove Cem.; Resident of Watseka, IL; M. Charles "Tobe" Smith (date & place not given), he preceded in death; Fa.: Elmer Rader; Mo.: Vina Thomas; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Willard (Marg) Bohlmann of Beardstown and Mrs. J. W. (Yvonne) Wilson of Evansville, IN; a son: Frank Bigger of Lansing, MI; two brothers: Walter Rader of Las Vegas, NV and Everett Rader of Watseka; four grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

SMITH, Virgil L.; b. 27 Mar 1918, Bluffs, IL; d. 8 Aug 1994, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. Beulah Morrell on 31 Mar 1938 in Palmyra, MO; Fa.: Henry Franklin Smith; Mo.: Helen Clark; Survived by his wife; two sons: Burdette Smith of Denver, CO and Michael Smith of Beardstown; two daughters: Rosalie Blackwell of Brownsville, TX and Rebecca Davis of Beardstown; 19 grand and 23 great-grandchildren; Preceded by his parents; three brothers; one son; and four grandchildren.

SMITH, Virgil O.; b. 4 Apr 1903, Jacksonville, IL; d. 21 Nov 1978, Janesville, WI; Bu.: Janesville, WI; Resident of Janesville, WI; formerly of Jacksonville; M. Mary Green on 23 Oct 1926; Fa.: Arson Smith; Mo.: Nettie Rogers; Survived by his wife; two sons: Virgil of Janesville and Lyle of Madison; a daughter: Mrs. Mary Wileman of Janesville; a stepdaughter: Mrs. Dora Jean Gleason of Springfield; 12 grandchildren; a great-grandchild; a half-brother: Loren Rogers of Jacksonville; and a half-sister: Mrs. Mary Catherine Dahl of Peoria.

SMITH, Virginia Rae (Martin); b. 20 Apr 1909, McKeesport, PA; d. 15 May 1981, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Memorial Park Cem., Rock Island, IL; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: George A. Martin; Mo.: Mary A. Nolder; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Chester (Ruth Anne) Prust of Davenport, IA and Mrs. John S. (Arlene) Camper of Helena, MT; a son: Rev. Garrett Clanton of Griggsville; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

SMITH, W. Fletcher; b. 14 Sep 1915, Greene Co., IL; d. 17 Jun 1984, rural White Hall, IL; bu.: Williams Edwards Cem., Greene Co., IL; Resident of White Hall, IL; M. Dorothy J. Gibler on 18 Sep 1949 in White Hall, IL; Fa.: Emery D. Smith; Mo.: Allie C. Cuddy; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Roland (Debbie) Drainer of Eldred; a son: David N. Smith of White Hall; and a cousin: Mrs. Carmaleen Barker of Roodhouse.

SMITH, Wallace H.; b. 6 Aug 1922, Jacksonville, IL; d. 4 Jul 1987, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of rural Jacksonville, IL; M. Alice I. Ricks on 18 Jun 1944 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Albert H. Smith; Mo.: F. Massey; Survived by his father of Jacksonville; his wife; two sons: Rick of Franklin and Doug of rural Jacksonville; and three grandchildren: Cara, Kyle and Richie; Preceded by his mother.

SMITH, Walter L.; b. 6 Sep 1914, Center, MO; d. 27 Jun 1989, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Veteran; Resident of Virginia, IL; Fa.: Frank B. Smith; Mo.: Della P. Bell; Survived by a companion: Lenora Beaucham of Virginia and her daughter: Mrs. Ronald (Patsy) Darland of Virginia; two brothers: Russell Smith of Bristol, WI and Wallace Smith of Round Lake; three sisters: Helen Troxell of Ashland, Della Frances Biehl of Vincennes, IN and Betty Brannick of Sumner; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers: Harold and David; and a sister: Kathryn.

SMITH, Walter Leroy; b. 20 Aug 1903, Macoupin Co., IL; d. 22 Mar 1986, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Panther Creek Cem., Scottville, IL; Resident of Scottville; M. Flossie Fay Cherry on 7 Feb 1923; Fa.: Sherman Smith; Mo.: Janet Sitton; Survived by his wife; three sons: Dale of Girard, Coy and Keith, both of Scottville; two brothers: Russell and Bert, both of Jacksonville; 16 grand and 21 great-grandchildren.

SMITH, Warren; b. 14 Jan 1913, Jacksonville, IL; d. 11 Nov 1996, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Oak Ridge Cem., Springfield, IL; Resident of Springfield, IL; M. Alveda E. Robertson on 27 Oct 1935 in Springfield, IL; Fa.: Alexander Smith; Mo.: Katie Reave; Survived by his wife; one brother: Ralph of Pekin; two sisters: Mary Zinna of New York, NY and Margaret Holcomb of Rochester Hills, MI; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by a daughter: Gloria Ann Stuemke in 1985; and five brothers.

SMITH, Warren T.; b. 20 Feb 1911, Morgan Co., IL; d. 20 Nov 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Chapin Cem., Chapin, IL; Resident of Chapin, IL; M. Mary Elizabeth Joy on 15 Sep 1934; Fa.: Daniel Smith; Mo.: Dessie Taylor; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Karen Sue Harnew of Hanover Park; one son: Daniel Harold of Glasford; five grandchildren: Rodney L. Smith of Mapleton, Marc D. and Darren S. Smith, both of Glasford, Cynthia Harnew of Hanover Park and Jose Harnew of Hanover Park.

SMITH, Wayne E.; b. 1 Apr 1916, Pleasant Hill, IL; d. 10 Aug 1978, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Woodland Cem.; Resident of rural Baylis, IL; M. Leola J. Cooley on 26 Jun 1942 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: Elmer Smith; Mo.: Minnie Smith; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Jimmy (Marilyn) Martin of rural Baylis and Mrs. Stanley (Lois) Campbell of Quincy; a son: Kenneth W. Smith of Baylis; six grandchildren; and three sisters: Mrs. Arthur (Hazel) Ford of Roodhouse, Miss Irma Smith of Pittsfield and Mrs. Charles (Nina) Coultas of Pittsfield.

SMITH, Wayne H.; b. 30 Dec 1903, Brown Co., IL; d. 27 Oct 1982, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Wilson Cem., Perry, IL; WWII Veteran; Resident of Perry, IL; M. Evelyn Straus on 28 Nov 1942 in Athens, GA; Fa.: John W. Smith; Mo.: Clara A. Thiele; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Pat Smith and Mrs. Larry (Sharon) Spencer, both of Perry; a grandson; three sisters: Mrs. Edith Bergman of Perry; Mrs. Glenna Young of Springfield; and Mrs. Helen Read of Perry; Preceded in death by two sisters and a brother.

SMITH, Wayne N.; b. 2 Feb 1916, Barry, IL; d. 15 Jun 1994, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: McCord Cem., Perry, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. Helen F. Strom on 14 Dec 1946 in Minneapolis, MN; Fa.: Carl E. Smith; Mo.: Ethel Higdon; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Ronald (Wendy Sue) Jalovec of Downers Grove; two sisters: Lois Walker of Chambersburg and Esther Schooley of Peoria; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one brother: Murl Smith.

SMITH, Wayne P.; b. (not given), Jacksonville, IL; he was 70 years of age at death; d. 26 Jul 1990, Lake Placid, FL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; A resident of Lake Placid, FL; M. Mary E. Heffernan (date & place not given); Fa.: Otto Smith; Mo.: Jane Penn; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Jerris Reid of Albuquerque, NM; a son: Larry Smith of Jacksonville; five grandchildren; and several cousins; Preceded by a brother: Alan Smith.

SMITH, Wilbur E.; b. 15 Apr 1913, Meredosia, IL; d. 21 Aug 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Resident of Bluffs, IL; M. (1) Ovalee (maiden, date & place not given); (2) Bessie Elizabeth (maiden, date & place not given), both wives preceded in death; Fa.: William Smith; Mo.: Martha Van Hyming; Survived by three daughters: Norma Jean Shellito of Denver, Co, Linda Jones of Springfield and Sharon Forbes of Port Byron, NY; a sister: Irene Newbern of Denver, CO; nine grand and several great-grandchildren; Preceded by a brother: Orval; and a sister: Josephine Floyd.

SMITH, Wilbur W.; b. 1 Jul 1913, Jacksonville, IL; d. 26 Oct 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Mary E. Gilbert on 17 Mar 1946 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Vincent Smith; Mo.: Alta Surratt; Survived by his wife; six daughters: Mildred Peters of Marquette, MI, Marilyn Anders and Debra E. Smith, both of IN, Melanie J. Smith of Springfield, Dorothy L. Willner and Mary L. Smith, both of Jacksonville; one son: Kevin P. Smith of Jacksonville; 13 grand and three great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son: Wilbur Jr.; two sisters; and one brother.

SMITH, Wilbur W. Jr.; b. 24 Oct 1933, Jacksonville, IL; d. 20 Jan 1978, Monmouth, IL; bu.: Monmouth, IL; Resident of Monmouth; Air Force Veteran; FA.: Wilbur W. Smith Sr.; Mo.: (not given); Father is only survivor mentioned.

SMITH, William Bryan; b. 18 Aug 1897, IA; d. 20 Dec 1978, Lakeland, FL; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; M. Theresa Nell on 6 Jan 1933 in Springfield, IL; Fa.: Joe Smith; Mo.: Margaret (maiden not given); Survived by his wife; a brother and two sisters: Jo, Grace Spendon and Helen Zimmerman, all of Salem, IA.

SMITH, William C.; b. 28 Mar 1938, Litchfield, IL; d. 24 Aug 1983, Murrayville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Alice F. Cowan on 21 Sep 1953 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Floyd C. Smith; Mo.: Mildred Suter; Surviving are his wife; his mother of Springfield; two sons: Mike Smith of Jacksonville, Bruce Smith of Woodson; one daughter: Mrs. Steve (Jean) Fulkerson of South Jacksonville; one sister: Eileen Wahlsmith of Springfield; and six grandchildren; Preceded in death by his father; a daughter: Tina; and a grandchild.

SMITH, William D.; b. 29 Nov 1911, Hamilton, Scotland; d. 19 Jan 1989, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of Waverly, IL; Fa.: Mathew Smith; Mo.: Catherine Davidson; Survived by a sister: Mrs. R. E. Morlee of Springfield; and two brothers: Mathew Smith of Havana and John Davidson of Springfield.

SMITH, William F. "Doc"; b. 9 Nov 1895, Brown Co., IL; d. 10 Nov 1983, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Marden Chapel Cem., near Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. (1) Cecil Mae Bradshaw on 8 Jan 1914; (2) Marie Mattie Turner on 28 Feb 1933 in Mt. Sterling, IL; Fa.: George Smith; Mo.: Ida Mae Surratt; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Edwin (Pauline) Tribbett of Manito; three brothers: Jesse of Mt. Sterling, Woodrow and Elmer, both of Hersman; one granddaughter; two great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and one step great-granddaughter; Preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.

SMITH, William Frank "Willie"; b. 17 Jan 1897, Versailles, IL; d. 19 Nov 1982, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Hall Cem., near Versailles, IL; M. (1) Vanetta Surratt in 1918, she died in 1922; (2) Lottie Surratt in 1929, she died in 1975; (3) Frances Huddleson on 1 Mar 1975 in Kewanee, IL; Fa.: Shepard Smith; Mo.: Amanda Allen; Surviving are his wife; six children: Waunetta Surratt of Meredosia, Glenna Boker, Charles Smith, Barbara Jackson and James Rolland Smith, all of Kewanee and Lula Swan of Ripley; four step children: Lois Thomas of Moline, Frances Carpenter of Anderson, Ca, Shirley Maddox of East Moline, and Richard Bingham of Rushville; 20 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; 18 step grandchildren; and 10 step great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by seven brothers, three sisters, three sons, three daughters and a granddaughter.

SMITH, William H.; b. 30 Aug 1935, Quincy, IL; d. 15 Dec 1993, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Greenmount Cem., Quincy, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Quincy; Fa.: Jesse Smith; Mo.: Elsie Doland; Survived by an aunt and several cousins.

SMITH, William M. "Matt"; b. 29 Dec 1908, Eldred, IL; d. 2 Oct 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Hickory Grove Cem., Wrights, IL; Resident of Wrights, IL; M. Verna Book on 13 Feb 1935 at White Hall, IL; Fa.: Elmore Hayes; Mo.: Melissa H. Shaw; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Arthur (Edna) Brandt of Morrisonville and Esther Arnold of Wrights; two sons: Ed of Tonkawa, OK and Albert Lee Smith of Roodhouse; one stepson: Lemuel Hicks of Jacksonville; 24 grand, 53 great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren; one brother: Collin Smith of Murrayville; four sisters: Hannah Long of Jerseyville, Ina Scoggins of Alton, Mae Alexander of Henderson, TX and Alma Stipp of Gibson City; Preceded by five brothers: Rufford, Troy, Lloyd, George and Ivan Smith.

SMITH, Willie W.; b. 20 Aug 1891, Monticello, KY; d. 13 May 1987, Virginia, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Ashland, IL; Fa.: Huden Smith; M. Margaret Adams; Survived by several nieces and nephews; Preceded by three brothers and three sisters.

SMITH, Willis N.; b. 23 Jan 1913, Scott Co., IL; d. 3 Apr 1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: City Cem., Manchester, IL; Resident of Manchester, IL; M. (1) Opal Walker in 1932, she died in 1964; (2) Ruby L. Fitch on 9 Mar 1965 in GA; Fa.: Hardin Smith; Mo.: Etta Gray; Survived by his wife; a son: Robert L. Smith of Manchester; a daughter: Mrs. Raymond (Wanda) Lawson of Springfield; four grandchildren and a great-grandchild; two brothers: Leon Smith of Jacksonville and Claude Smith of Waverly; three sisters: Mayola Brant and Margaret Edwards, both of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Harold (Helen) Allan of Murrayville; Preceded in death by two brothers.

SMITH, Wilma W. (Myer); b. 6 Mar 1928, Broken Bow, NE; d. 22 Mar 1995, Hull, IL; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Hull, IL; M. Duane H. Smith on 24 May 1974 in Kansas City, MO; Fa.: Rufus Myer; Mo.: Josie Conlley; Survived by her husband; two sons: James A. Beardsley of Hull and Brad M. Beardsley of Clearwater, FL; one daughter: Jane L. Guthrie of Kinderhook; five grandchildren; one brother: Claris Myer of Anderson, CA; four sisters: Helen Burch of Grand Island, NE, Lelia Embree of Grand Island, Mikie Sommer of Lincoln, NE and Pearl Myer Bence of Lincoln.

SMITH, Wilmer; b. 30 Aug 1893, Nebo, IL; d. 16 Dec 1987, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; WWI Army Veteran; resident of Pittsfield; M. Cleda Krowder on 24 Dec 1917 in Pleasant Hill, IL, she died in 1982; Fa.: Albert Smith; Mo.: Ellen Badman; Survived by three sons: Kenneth of Hillsboro, Ronald of St. James, FL and Leon of Pittsfield; 10 grand and 10 great-grandchildren; a sister: Wilma Hoss of Pittsfield; and a brother: Cleo of Tempe, AZ.

SMITH, Woodrow Wilson; b. 27 Apr 1918, Brown Co., near Versailles, IL; d. 8 Dec 1991, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Marden Chapel Cem., near Mt. Sterling, IL WWII Veteran; M. Georgia Agnes Martin on 10 Oct 1939 in Marion Co., MO, she preceded in death; Fa.: George Washington Smith; Mo.: Ida Mae Surratt; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Dennis (Kathryn) Selman of Mt. Sterling; four sons: Ernest of Clayton, Wilson of Quincy, Michael of Cedar Grove, WV and John Smith of Mt. Sterling; 15 grand, four great-grand, three step grand and six step great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins; Preceded by two infant sons and two infant daughters; one stepson: Donnie Martin; one grandson; one nephew; three brothers: Doc, Elmer and Jesse Smith; and one sister: Ida Mae Tribbett.

SMITH, Wylma E. (Milligan); b. 10 Jan 1915, New Salem, Il; d. 13 Sep 1979, Quincy, IL; bu.: Swiggert Cem.; Resident of Quincy, IL; M. Francis Smith on 24 Dec 1934 in New Salem, IL, he died 26 May 1979; Fa.: Harvey Milligan; Mo.: Anna Moyer; Survived by a son: Harvey Newton Smith of San Diego; a daughter: Mrs. Lee (Barbara Mae) Pryor of Plainville; a sister: Mrs. Helen Miller of Merced, CA; seven grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by a son: Francis Ross Smith; and a brother: Floyd Milligan.

SMITHERMAN, Anna Rebecca (Zimmerman) Henthorn; b. 27 Oct 1882, Pike Co., IL; d. 17 Sep 1981, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; M. (1) William Henthorn in 1902; (2) Mat Smitherman (date & place not given), he died in 1951; both husbands preceded in death; Fa.: Fred Zimmerman; Mo.: Kate Beamer; Surviving is a daughter: Mrs. Vada Petty of Pittsfield.

SMITHERS, Jesse H.; b. 9 Nov 1902, Milton, IL; d. 9 Aug 1986, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Thelma B. Wilkins on 6 Jul 1925 in Troy, MO, she died 13 Feb 1983; Fa.: Charles E. Smithers; Mo.: Mary Bauer; Survived by one son: Bill Smithers of Pittsfield; one daughter: Mrs. Russell (Joan) Renoud of Bluffs; and two sisters: Mrs. Silver Hatcher of Pittsfield and Mrs. Mary Wheeler of Pearl; nine grand and 16 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by three brothers.

SMITHERS, Thelma B. (Wilkins); b. 9 Jan 1905, Pike Co., IL; d. 13 Feb 1983, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Jesse Smithers on 6 Jul 1925 in Troy, MO; Fa.: William Oliver Wilkins; Mo.: Pearl Belford; Survivors beside her husband include a son: Bill of Pittsfield; a daughter: Mrs. Russell (Joan) Renoud of Bluffs; seven grand; 13 great-grand; and two step great-grandchildren; three sisters, all of Mesa, AZ: Mrs. Avis Hocking, Mrs. Verna Lillard, and Mrs. Vesta Knell; two brothers and one sister preceded her in death.

SMOCK, Brandon Michael; b. 24 Apr 1985; d. 24 Apr 1985; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; Fa.: Michael Smock; Mo.: Cynthia Wilkins; Survived by his parents of Winchester; and grandparents: Walt and Jean Wilkins of Winchester and Cora Ellen Smock of Manchester.

SMOCK, Cecil C.; b. 30 Oct 1903, Murrayville, IL; d. 14 Dec 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; Resident of Greenfield; M. Geraldine Perce on 17 Aug 1929 in Jacksonville, IL; FA.: Isaac Smock; Mo.: Mary Watt; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Opal Pruett of West Alton, MO; two sons: Cloyd of Sullivan and Cecil Lee of Tulsa, OK; four grandchildren and one great-grandson; one sister: Dora Jackson of Wellsville, MO; and a brother: William of Murrayville.

SMOCK, Charles; b. 4 Aug 1915, Murrayville, IL; d. 25 Sep 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Murrayville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Maurine E. Cardwell on 9 Dec 1941 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: Troy Norman Smock; MO.: Lena Harney; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Darrell (Norma) Howard of Winchester and Janet Fischer of Jacksonville; one son: Gary of Jacksonville; eight grand and five great-grandchildren; five brothers: Frank of Murrayville, Orval of Bluffs, Robert C. of Murrayville, Troy E. of Beardstown and Richard of Ashland; one sister: Mrs. Terry M. (Letty) White of Mt. Sterling; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by three sisters: Isabelle Killebrew, Mary Booth and Louise Ashbaker.

SMOCK, Essie Ethel (Morgan); b. 3 Feb 1901, Pearl, IL; d. 7 Feb 1988, Murrayville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Murrayville, IL; Resident of Murrayville; M. William Lewis Smock on 18 Aug 1919 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: William Morgan; Mo.: Filena Mitchell; Survived by her husband; two sons: Clarence L. of Jacksonville and William D. of Murrayville; two daughters: Mrs. John (Vada) Pahlman and Mrs. Ross (Faye) Spencer, both of Murrayville; one sister: Mrs. Alice Walker of Murrayville; 20 grand and several great-grandchildren; Preceded by four brothers and one sister.

SMOCK, Enid N. (Lacy); b. 19 Apr 1921, Pike Co., IL; d. 10 Sep 1986, Springfield, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Glenn W. Smock on 17 May 1939 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: Enos Lacy; Mo.: Opal Litze; Survived by her husband; three sons: Richard Smock and Glenual J. Smock Jr., both of Jacksonville and Kevin Smock of Springfield; two daughters: Mrs. Ronald (Debra) Schmitt of Mulberry Grove and Gayle Willy of Freeport, TX; two brothers: Max Lacy of Moline and Rolland Lacy of Jacksonville; three sisters: Norma Cox of Winchester, Melba Floyd of Jacksonville and Carol Surratt of Moline; 11 grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by one daughter, two brothers, two sisters, one grandchild and one great-grandchild.

SMOCK, Gale D. "Smokey"; b. 16 Oct 1914, near Roodhouse, IL; d. 14 Nov 1994, Clovis, NM; Bu.: Pine Tree Cem., near Patterson, IL; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; M. Mary B. Pinkerton on 23 Jun 1937, she died 10 Jun 1983; Fa.: David Smock; Mo.: Hattie Day; Survived by two sons: Donald of Bowling Green, KY and Rick of Carrollton; two daughters: Mrs. David (Marilyn) Monck of Dayton, OH and Danna Smock of Clovis, NM; three grandchildren; and two sisters: Eva Bowns of Houston, TX and Norma Crabtree of Jacksonville; Preceded by one brother: Everett.

SMOCK, Harry Everett; b. 1 Jun 1912, Greene Co., IL; d. 17 Aug 1992, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse; M. Virginia Catherine Barnard on 1 May 1937 in Athensville, IL, she died 12 May 1984; Fa.: David Vandoren Smock; Mo.: Hattie May Day; Survived by four daughters: Sandra Sue Young of Roodhouse, Patricia Ann Smock-Foreman of Albuquerque, NM, Sharon Lee Johnson of Jerseyville and Judith Kay Weber of Roodhouse; 15 grand and 11 great-grandchildren; one brother: Gale Smock of Roodhouse; and two sisters: Norma Crabtree of Jacksonville and Eva Bounds of Houston, TX; Preceded by three sons: Gerald Dean, Arthur Lee and Michael DuQyne Smock; and one sister.

SMOCK, Helen Louise (Inman); b. 24 Sep 1930; b. 20 Mar 1977, Winter Haven, FL; Bu.: FL; A former resident of Murrayville, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: Charles N. Inman; Mo.: Cora Hoots; Survived by her mother; and five children: Mrs. Diane Relgea of NY and Terry, Dennis, Shana and Kell, all of Winter Haven, FL; and these brothers and sisters: Lial and Arthur of Murrayville, Edward of Roodhouse, Mrs. Susie Phillips of Bartonville and Mrs. Lena Milliman of Peoria; Preceded by her father.

SMOCK, Kenneth F. "Tubby"; b. 25 Aug 1899, Roodhouse Twp., IL; d. 28 Apr 1976, White Hall, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Manchester, IL; Resident of Roodhouse; Fa.: William Smock; Mo.: Mary Hudson; Survived by two brothers: Claude of Roodhouse and Stanley of St. Charles, MO; and a sister: Mrs. Sophia Osborne of Jacksonville; Preceded by a brother.

SMOCK, Kevin Leigh; b. 18 Sep 1963, Jacksonville, IL; d. 12 Feb 1996, rural Murrayville, IL; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse; Fa.: (not given); Mo.: Sandra Smock; Survived by his mother of Roodhouse; one niece; four nephews; two brothers: Steven Newingham of White Hall and Robert Bingeman of Roodhouse; and two sisters: Kathy Coates of Jacksonville and Rebecca Smock of Monroe City, MO; Preceded by his grandparents: Harry and Virginia Smock.

SMOCK, LaVeta "Ted" (Brown); b. 23 Jun 1896, Grafton, IL; d. 24 Apr 1982, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Bernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse; M. Charles Russell Smock (date & place not given), he died 12 Jun 1974; Fa.: George Brown; Mo.: Mattie Suttles; Survivors include three daughters: Beatrice Lewis and Maxine Blackburn, both of Glasgow and Mrs. Glenn (Frances) Carnahan, of Collinsville; three sons: Richard G. of Roodhouse, Robert of Jacksonville and Russell Lloyd of Winter Haven, FL; two brothers: Edwin of Grafton, and Robert of CA; 17 grand; 33 great-grand and five great-great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by two sons; two sisters and one great-grandchild.

SMOCK, Leola A. (Campbell); b. 25 Apr 1903, Scott Co., IL; d. 20 Jun 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Orval L. Smock on 3 Apr 1921 in Winchester, IL; he died 1 Feb 1966; Fa.: Alonzo Campbell; Mo.: Cora Mitchell; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Herbert (Imogene) Foster, Mrs. James (Donna) Strowmatt and Ella Mae Black, all of Jacksonville; seven grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Harry (Ida) Hires of Winchester, Mrs. Hayden (Mae) Walker and Mrs. John (Eva) Stokes of Jacksonville; and one brother: Verlin Campbell of Jacksonville.

SMOCK, Mary B. (Pinkerton); b. 10 May 1918, Greene Co., IL; d. 19 Jun 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Roodhouse, IL; M. Gale D. Smock on 23 Jun 1937; Fa.: Walla Pinkerton; Mo.: Etta Kirgan; Survived by her husband; two sons: Donald Smock of Bowling Green, KY and Rickey Smock of Roodhouse; two daughters: Mrs. David (Marilyn) MOnck of Lawrenceville, GA and Danna Smock of Clovis, NM; one brother: Jack Pinkerton of White Hall; four sisters: Mrs. Lee (Etha) Ash, Hazel Knox, Mrs. Delbert (Dorothy) Hutton and Mrs. Donald (Bonnie) Hammon, all of White Hall; and two grandchildren; Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

SMOCK, Mary Geraldine (Perce); b. 13 Feb 1913, Mason City, IL; d. 31 Mar 1992, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; Resident of Greenfield, IL; M. Cecil C. Smock on 17 Aug 1929 in Jacksonville, IL, he died 14 Dec 1983; Fa.: Walter Perce; Mo.: Alta Mae Swiger; Survived by two sons: Cloyd Smock of Flora and Cecil Lee Smock of Tulsa, OK; four grand and four great-grandchildren.

SMOCK, Mary Theresa (Wyatt); b. 4 Jun 1951, Carrollton, IL; d. 3 Apr 1991, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Hettick Cem., Hettick, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Palmyra, IL; M. Glenn Smock in Nov. 1987 at Medora, IL; Fa.: William R. Wyatt; Mo.: Cindy Edminston; Survived by her husband; her mother: Cindy Herring of Fidelity; one daughter: Tammie Wood of Jacksonville; one son: Glenn Wood Jr. of Jacksonville; two grandchildren; five sisters: Laura Mae Decker of rural Modesto, Rue Dyer of Palmyra, Georgia Hergenrother of Palmyra, Velinda Holmes of rural Palmyra and Selina Martin of Hettick; and two brothers: Robert D. Wyatt in Saudi Arabia and Bud Wyatt of Palmyra.

SMOCK, Nellie M. (Bryan); b. 23 Dec 1891, Scott Co., IL; d. 24 Apr 1979, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse; M. Ray D. Smock in 1911 at Roodhouse, IL, he died in 1962; Fa.: Henry C. Bryan; Mo.: Lucy Vestel; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Russell (Pauline) Gardner of Rock Island and Mrs. Wayne (Ilene) Spencer of Roodhouse; five grand and seven great-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Anna Roe of Roodhouse; Preceded by two sons and four sisters.

SMOCK, Orval I.; b. 20 Mar 1919, Murrayville, IL; d. 24 Apr 1992, Quincy, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Murrayville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of IL Veteran's Home at Quincy, IL; formerly of Bluffs, IL; M. Hulda Seybold on 11 Dec 1956 in Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Troy Smock; Mo.: Lena Horney; Survived by his wife; one stepdaughter: Carlene Moore of Springfield; four grand and three great-grandchildren; one sister: Letty White of Mt. Sterling; and four brothers: Frank Smock of Murrayville, Troy Eugene Smock of Beardstown, Richard Smock of Springfield and Robert Smock of Virginia; Preceded by one brother: Charles; and two sisters: Isabella and Mary Smock.

SMOCK, Robert Paul; b. 26 Jul 1922, Roodhouse, IL; d. 7 Mar 1994, Lake Placid, FL; Bu.: (cremated); WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Mary Frances Wells on 19 May 1951; Fa.: Charles Russell Smock; Mo.: Laveta Brown; Survived by his wife; two children: Gerald D. of Springfield and Mrs. Vince (Cathi) Stanton of Seattle, WA; three grandsons; two brothers: Richard Gerald of Roodhouse and Russell Lloyd of FL; and one sister: Beatrice Lewis of Jacksonville; Preceded by two brothers: Charles Leonard and Billy Jean; and two sisters: Maxine Blackburn and Frances Carnahan.

SMOCK, Roy E.; b. 3 Oct 1912, Murrayville, IL; d. 12 Sep 1984, Pekin, IL; Bu.: Murrayville Cem., Murrayville, IL; A resident of Pekin, IL; M. Virginia Smith in Aug. 1933 at Louisiana, MO; Fa.: Isaac Smock; Mo.: Nellie Daniels; Survived by his wife; a son: John P. Smock of Peoria; a daughter: Mrs. Don (Dorothy) Waggoner of Aurora, CO; two granddaughters; and two brothers: Cecil Smock of Greenville and Bill Smock of Murrayville; Preceded by three sisters and two brothers.

SMOCK, Stanley G.; b. 11 Nov 1892; d. 17 Mar 1977, St. Charles, MO; Bu.: City Cem., Manchester, IL; Resident of St. Charles, MO; formerly of Roodhouse, IL; M. Blanche Biyeau in 1936; Fa.: William Smock; Mo.: Mary Hudson; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Thelma Hammerschmidt of St. Louis, MO; six grand and 13 great-grandchildren; a brother: Claude Smock of Roodhouse; and a sister: Sophie Osborne of Jacksonville; Preceded by one son; two daughters; and two brothers.

SMOCK, Viola E. (Goolsby); b. 3 Sep 1900, Athensville, IL; d. 30 Oct 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Williams-Edwards Cem., rural Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Barrow, IL; M. Vernon Smock (date & place not given), he died 1 Oct 1961; Fa.: Charles Goolsby; Mo.: Josephine Cardwell; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Othel (Margaret) Garrison of Barrow; a son: John Smock of Caulfield, MO; five grand and five great-grandchildren; Preceded by a brother: Harry Goolsby; and a daughter: Hazel Smock.

SMOCK, Virginia (Barnard); b. 13 Sep 1918, Athensville, IL; d. 12 May 1984, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Roodhouse; M. Everett Smock on 1 May 1937 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: Ernest Barnard; Mo.: Beryl Standridge; Survived by her husband; four daughters: Sandra Sue Bingeman of Roodhouse, Patricia Ann Foreman and Mrs. Ronald (Judy) Weber, both of Albuquerque, NM, Mrs. Robert (Sharon) Johnson of Jerseyville; a son: Marshall Eugene Smock of Roodhouse; 13 grand and three great-grandchildren; three brothers: Mintford E. Barnard of Palmyra, Gilbert Barnard of Jacksonville and Junior Lee Barnard of Tampa, FL; and three sisters: Ilene Krystynick of Chicago, Irene LaMasters of Springfield and Betty Hildebrandt of Evansville, IN; Preceded by three children.

SMOCK, Wayne; b. 7 Nov 1923, Roodhouse, IL; d. 22 Jan 1985, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; WWII Veteran; Resident of Roodhouse; M. Eileen Jackson on 25 Jan 1949 in Roodhouse, IL; Fa.: Claude O. Smock; Mo.: Ina Elliott; Survived by his wife; his mother of Roodhouse; one daughter: Mrs. Gordon (Ann) Brannan of Roodhouse; one son: Neal W. Smock of Roodhouse; two grand and two great-grandchildren; and one brother: Jack Smock of Wood River.

SMOTHERS, George Murl; b. 4 Jul 1898, near Winchester, IL; d. 22 May 1989, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; Resident of White Hall, IL; M. Margie Pence on 15 Apr 1926 in Winchester, IL; Fa.: Perry Smothers; Mo.: Effie Wright; Survived by his wife; two sisters: Helen Black of White Hall and Irene Powell of White Hall; Preceded by a brother: Kent; and two sisters: Vera Taylor and Frieda Marsh.

SMOTHERS, Mary Roseanna (Jackson); b. 11 Aug 1896, Scott Co., IL; d. 8 Apr 1979, White Hall, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; Resident of White Hall; M. James K. Smothers (date & place not given), he died 13 May 1948; Fa.: William Jackson; Mo.: Jennie Wilcox; Survived by a son: Jesse Smothers of Bethalto; three grand and two great-grandchildren; two sisters: Flora Fletcher of Winchester and Ruth Robinson of Ashland; and one brother: William Jackson of White Hall.

SMOTHERS, Mary S. (Hannaford); b. 12 Feb 1900, Roodhouse, IL; d. 3 Nov 1993, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of White Hall; formerly of Roodhouse and Taylorville; M. Bryan Smothers on 11 Dec 1919 in Roodhouse, IL, he preceded in death; Fa.: Charles Hannaford; Mo.: Amanda Duncan; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Delmar (Vinore) England of Urbana and Mrs. Owen (Helen) Miles of Roodhouse; a brother: Jack Hannaford of Roodhouse; a sister: Mildred Wagner of Roodhouse; five grand, three step grand and several great-grandchildren; Preceded by two brothers: Charles Henry and Miner D. Hannaford; and three sisters: Hilda Stimpson, Vera King and an infant.

SMULL, Ella; b. (not given); d. 10 Apr 1983 in Beardstown, IL; Bu.: (not given).

SMYERS, David Elmer; b. 24 Jun 1912, Brown Co., IL; d. 23 May 1995, Quincy, IL; Bu.: West Side Cem., Versailles, IL; WWII Navy Veteran; Resident of Versailles, IL; M. Mary Irene Bridgewater on 2 Jan 1937 in Mt. Sterling, IL; Fa.: David Elmer Smyers; Mo.: Alta May Cooper; Survived by his wife; three sisters: Lottie Clayton of Taylorville, Catheryn Hendricks of Ripley and Bette Vermillion of Mt. Sterling; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one son: Robert Shoemaker; two half-sisters: Molly Dickerson and Tracy Tratton; and one sister: Bertha Shoemaker.

SMYKAL, Clarence; b. 18 Apr 1920, Chicago, IL; d. 20 Jan 1987, Rushville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. (1) Darlene Heitz on 25 Jan 1947, she died in Feb. 1975; (2) Donna Wright on 4 Nov 1983; Fa.: Edward Smykal; Mo.: Antoinette Alexa; Survived by his wife; two sons: Kevin of Crestview and Aaron of Beardstown; three daughters: Terri Reuter of Amberg, WI, Wendy Trenkler of Lemont and April Smykal of Beardstown; four stepsons: David, Donny, Michael and Mark Collins, all of Beardstown; one stepdaughter: Penny Collins of Beardstown; two brothers: Larry of Berwyn, IL and Raymond of Chicago; two sisters: Violet Wilson and Patricia Vlasak, both of Chicago; and six grandchildren.

SNAPP, Rev. Martin C.; b. 16 Au 1922, Carlisle, KY; d. 8 Oct 1990, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Coatsburg Cem.; Resident of Camp Point, IL; M. Clara Mildred (maiden not given) on 31 Jan 1942 in Carlisle, KY; Fa.: Tilton C. Snapp; Mo.: Rosa Ritchie; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Patsy Malone of Brownsburg, IN and Gayle Myers of Quincy; two sons: Marvin Kenneth Snapp of Lubbock, TX and Garnett Michael Snapp of Warren, RI; eight grand and five great-grandchildren; and one brother: Thurman Snapp; and two sisters: Pearl Miller and Thelma Morris, all of Carlisle, KY; Preceded by one brother: Leonard Snapp; and two sisters: Elloree Ritchie and Elsie Mynear.

SNEAD, Donald; b. 17 Sep 1903, Louisiana, MO; d. 3 Jan 1992, Jacksonville, IL: Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse; M. Pauline Kidd on 19 Mar 1941 in Hannibal, MO, she died 22 Jan 1984; Fa.: Samuel Snead; Mo.: Margaret Headrick; Survived by one sister: Mildred Turner of Normandy, MO; Preceded by three brothers: Sam, Grandville and Ted Snead; and three sisters: Alice Smith, Nina Snead and Helen Snead.

SNEAD, Pauline E. (Kidd); b. 26 May 1906, Roodhouse, IL; d. 22 Jan 1984, Jacksonville, IL: Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse; M. Donald Snead on 19 Mar 1941 in Hannibal, MO; Fa.: Charles F. Kidd; Mo.: Nettie Belle Baker; Survived by her husband; and a sister: Helen Pierret of Roodhouse; Preceded by a brother and a sister.

SNEAD, R. E. "Ted"; b. 4 Jan 1901, Louisiana, MO; d. 21 Jan 1987, Springfield, IL: Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse; M. Geraldine Thomas (date & place not given), she preceded in death; Fa.: Samuel Snead; Mo.: Margaret (maiden not given); Survived by two children: Tom Snead of Winter Park, FL, Mrs. Billy D. (Marilyn) Neal of Peoria, AZ; a brother: Donald Snead of Roodhouse; a sister: Mildred Turner of Normandy, MO; six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren; Preceded b y two brothers: Sam and Grandville; and three sisters: Alice Smith, and Nina and Helen Snead.

SNEEDEN, David Leland; b. 15 Aug 1913, Detroit, IL; d. 14 Jul 1996, Jacksonville, IL: Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Pittsfield; Fa.: E. Waide Sneeden; Mo.: Bessie Lightle; Survived by his sister: Mary E. Sneeden of Jacksonville; and two nephews; Preceded by a sister: Grace Kobbermann.

SNEEDEN, Dean E.; b. 31 Aug 1891, Detroit, IL; d. 11 Apr 1977, Pittsfield, IL: Bu.: Blue River Cem., Detroit, IL; Resident of Detroit, Pike Co., IL area; M. Ella Rush in 1913, she died in 1971; Fa: Charles Sneeden; Mo.: Annie Stoner; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Ross (Constance) Beard of Pittsfield; four grand and 7 great-grandchildren.

SNEEDEN, George "Bill"; b. 27 Mar 1925, Detroit, IL; d. 11 Mar 1996, Pittsfield, IL: Bu.: Blue River Cem., near Detroit, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Griggsville, IL; M. Wanda Gratton on 27 May 1977 in Pittsfield, IL: Fa.: Vernon L. Sneeden; Mo.: Katherine Florence Mullinix; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Cora Sneeden of Griggsville; six sons: Wayne DeJaynes of Griggsville, Jerry DeJaynes of Pittsfield, Gary DeJaynes of New Hartford, George Sneeden of Detroit and William and Frankie Sneeden, both of Griggsville; six grandchildren; two sisters: Mildred Potter of Griggsville and Irene Smith of Pittsfield; one brother: Roy Sneeden of Griggsville; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two sisters and one brother.

SNIDER, Gladys Lucille (Overby); b. 18 Jun 1911, White Hall, IL; d. 5 Apr 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Richwoods Cem., east of Roodhouse, IL; Resident of White Hall, IL; M. Paul Snider in Sept. 1936 at White Hall, IL, he died 24 Jan 1966; Fa.: John Overby; Mo.: Bertha M. Castleberry; Survived by three sons: Donald of Pensacola, FL and David and John, both of White Hall; two daughters: Gladys Crawford of Jacksonville and Mrs. Bruce (Janice) Snyder of Roodhouse; seven grand, eight step grand and four great-grandchildren and eight step great-grandchildren; Preceded by 12 brothers and sisters.

SNIDER, Patrick David; b. 6 Oct 1984, Springfield, IL: d. 27 Oct 1984, Springfield, IL: Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; Fa.: Clarence David Snider; Mo.: Doris D'ette Adams; Survived by his parents; his paternal grandmother: Eva Marie Snider of Virginia; his maternal grandmother: Stella June Adams of Jacksonville; his maternal great-grandmother: Mrs. Grace Bingham of Virginia; and a number of aunts and uncles.

SNIDLE, Nelson; b. 24 Jul 1912, Macoupin Co., IL; d. 21 Jan 1986, Jacksonville, IL: Bu.: City Cem., Carrollton, IL; resident of Carrollton, IL; M. Virginia Clark on 30 Dec 1939 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: Pearl Snidle; Mo.: Hilda Archer; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Bob (Bobbie) Neal of St. Charles, MO and Mrs. Max (Sue) Young of Hayward, WI; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; a sister: Mrs. Thomas (Aneita) Crimmett of Palmyra; and a brother: Howard Snidle of Carlinville.

SNODGRASS, Margaret E. (Weedman); b. 18 Apr 1908, Anderson, IN; d. 31 Jan 1987, White Hall, IL: Bu.: Oxville Cem., Oxville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Walter Lee Snodgrass in 1940, he died in 1961; Fa.: Dallas Weedman; Mo.: Daisy (maiden not given); Survived by four sons: Frank Lewis of White Hall, Fred Snodgrass of Eagle Pass, TX, Howard Snodgrass of Jacksonville and Thomas Snodgrass of rural Bluffs; 18 grand and 6 great-grandchildren; one brother: Alvy Weedman of Anderson, IN; one sister: Mrs. Annabel Woolf of Ft. Worth, TX; Preceded by one brother: Harold.

SNODGRASS, Ralph R.; b. (not given), he was 69 years of age at death; d. 30 Mar 1995, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Springfield, IL: WWII Navy Veteran; Resident of Springfield; M. Norma Jean (maiden, date & place not given); Fa.: Ralph B. Snodgrass; Mo.: Edith (maiden not given); Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Arthur (Penny) Taylor of Mechanicsburg and Mrs. Richard Shartzer of San Clemente, CA; one son: David of Springfield; his mother and stepfather: Don and Edith Houston of Jacksonville; one brother: Richard E. Snodgrass of Chapin; and two stepbrothers: Edward and Carrall Houston; Preceded by his father; and a brother: William Robert Snodgrass.

SNOW, Dr. H. A.; b. 9 Mar 1905, Walnut Hill, IL; d. 29 Nov 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Virginia; M. Kathleen Conover in 1934 at St. Charles, MO; Fa.: Willard Snow; Mo.: Merta Cox; Survived by his wife; two sons: Herbert C. Snow of Virginia and Edwin Snow of Stronghurst; a daughter: Carol Anne Cota of Springfield; a brother: Ward Snow of Walnut Hill; three sisters: Opal Copple of Centralia and Emilyn Morris and Phyllis Norville, both of Carbondale; seven grand and two great-grandchildren.

SNOW, Kathleen (Conover); b. 17 May 1911, Virginia, IL; d. 12 Aug 1986, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Virginia, IL; M. Dr. Herbert A. Snow on 21 Aug 1934 in St. Charles, MO, he died 29 Nov 1985; Fa.: Harry Conover; MO.: Frances Chittick; Survived by two sons: Herbert C. of rural Virginia and Rev. Ed Snow of Stronghurst; and a daughter: Carol Anne Cota of Springfield; 7 grand and 2 great-grandchildren.

SNOW, Mary Connie (Maloney); b. 25 Mar 1928, Jacksonville, IL; d. 5 Feb 1987, Houston, TX; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Greeley, CO; M. Philip F. Snow Sr. on 5 May 1951 in Murrayville, IL; Fa.: Joseph Maloney; Mo.: Hazel O'Donnell; Survived by her husband of Greeley, CO; two sons: Philip F. Jr. of Houston, TX and Reginald of Greeley, CO; one daughter: Mrs. Samuel (Collette) Saucedo of Houston, TX; one brother: William of Avon; one sister: Joanne Maloney of Kansas City, KS; Preceded by one daughter: Diane.

SNOW, Rachel Vivian (Deeder); b. 24 Mar 1914, Adams Co., IL; d. 12 Mar 1992, Winchester, IL; Bu.: Winchester City Cem., Winchester, IL; Resident of Winchester; M. Roy Leslie Snow on 26 Nov 1938 in Palmyra, MO, he died 10 Dec 1981; Fa.: Herman Deeder; Mo.: Zella Winner; Survived by one daughter: Sheila Springer of Winchester; one grandson: Rodney (wife, Kathy) Springer of Winchester, who was raised in the Snow home; two great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Maxine Briscoe of rural Roodhouse and Velma Norton of Winchester; Preceded by an infant daughter: Carolyn; four brothers: James Herman, Donovan and Merton Deeder and Eugene Deeder in infancy; and two sisters: Imogene Smith and Kathleen Joan Claus.

SNOW, Roy L.; b. 4 Oct 1907, Scott Co., IL; d. 10 Dec 1981, Winchester, IL; Bu.: (not given); M. Rachel Deeder on 26 Nov 1938 in Palmyra, MO; Resident of Winchester, IL; Fa.: Samuel Snow; Mo.: Allie Gerard; Surviving are his wife; one daughter: Sheila Springer of Winchester and one grandchild; Preceded in death by an infant daughter and one brother.

SNYDER, Ada B. (Kloker) Geer; b. 20 Jul 1886, Cass Co., IL; d. 11 Mar 1982, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Browning Cem., Browning, IL; Resident of Browning; M. (1) Hiram A. Geer on 1 Oct 1904, he died 9 Jan 1922; (2) George C. Snyder in Aug. 1930, he died 17 Oct 1952; Fa.: John F. Kloker; Mo.: Ida B. Launer; Survivors include three sons: John N. Geer of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Sidney E. Geer of Tucson, AZ and Robert H. Geer of Quincy; three daughters: Dorothy Walton and Helen Aten, both of Browning and Marcella Brodman of Virginia; one stepson: Wayne Snyder of Alvin; with nine grand, 13 great-grand and four great-great-grandchildren; two step grandchildren and one step great-grandchild; and numerous cousins; Preceded in death by one daughter in infancy; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and three stepsons.

SNYDER, Beulah Eleanor; b. 6 Mar 1901, Brown Co., near Ripley, IL; d. 21 Oct 1991, Mt. Sterling, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling; Fa.: Arthur L. Snyder; Mo.: Daisey C. Parker; Survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins; Preceded by three sisters: Fern Stephens, Helen Chamberlain and Wilma Wilson.

SNYDER, Bobby Lynn; b. 9 Jul 1952, White Hall, IL; d. 9 Jul 1992, Ft. Worth TS; Bu.; Pine Tree Cem., Patterson, IL; Resident of Dallas, TX; formerly of White Hall, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: Albert L. Snyder; Mo.: Hilda Barnd; Survived by his mother: Hilda Barnd Atwood of White Hall; one son: Bobby Snyder Jr. of Detroit, MI; two sisters: Diane Treadway of Dallas, TX and Mrs. Dan (Peggy) Pratt of Midlothian, TX; four brothers: Stanley Snyder of Meredosia, Billy Atwood of Topeka, KS, Marty Atwood of Dallas, TX and Jerry Atwood of Roodhouse.

SNYDER, Claude T.; b. 22 Feb 1909, Hazard, MO; d. 12 Aug 1977, Hillview, IL; Bu.: White Hall, IL; Resident of Hillview; formerly of Ladonia, MO; M. Bernice Bushnell on 9 Aug 1932; Fa.: Thomas Snyder; Mo.: Lillie Maybelle Foster; Survived by his wife; eight sons: Charles and Melvin of Hillview, Kenney of Benton City, MO, Jackie, John, Gary and David, all of Ladonia, MO, Curtis of Mexico, MO; two daughters: Mrs. Opal May Rinker of Ladona, MO and Mrs. Harvey (Lois) Gullion of Topeka, KS; two brothers: Leonard of Mexico, MO and Melvin of Kankakee; three sisters: Viola Lemon of Sorento, Mary Pryor of Farber, MO and Lucille Browning of Kankakee; 30 grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by two children.

SNYDER, Dona L. (Hendrickson); b. 14 May 1931, Macomb, IL; d. 6 Jun 1981, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Brooklyn Cem., Resident of Brooklyn, IL; M. Lyle Snyder on 23 Oct 1947 in Macomb, IL; Fa.: Curnie Hendrickson; Mo.: Edith Stoneking; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. W. A. (Ellen) Frey of Coal Valley and Mrs. Pamela DeLoach of Colchester; three grandchildren; her parents of Brooklyn; following sisters & brother: Mrs. Betty Brown and Mrs. Beverly Ward both of Macomb, Mrs. Patsy Stone of Eldridge, IA, Mrs. Sandra Zeiner of Davenport, IA, Mrs. Sue Andres and Mrs. Linda Dinwiddie, both of Rock Island, Mrs. Nancy McCombs and Curnie Hendrickson, Jr., both of Milan; Preceded in death by two sisters.

SNYDER, Dorothy Eleanor (Collins); b. 2 Nov 1910, Brown Co., IL; d. 3 Jan 1996, Rushville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling; M. J. D. Snyder (date & place not given), he died in 1960; Fa.: George Collins; Mo.: Emma Knight; Survived by four nephews; Preceded by one brother: Claude Collins; and three sisters: Lorene Fey, Mildred Fey and Marguerite Kunkel.

SNYDER, Edward Dean; b. 29 Apr 1964, Jacksonville, IL; d. 17 Oct 1993, Springfield, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; Fa.: Edward Snyder; Mo.: Lula Gimbel; Survived by his father of IN; mother and stepfather: Fred and Lula Daniels of Jacksonville; one sister: Mrs. Kevin (Penny) Carl of Jacksonville; maternal grandparents: George and Clara Gimbel of Jacksonville; paternal grandmother: Kay Yeager of Jacksonville; two nieces; two nephews; and several aunts and uncles; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

SNYDER, Ella (maiden not given); b. 20 Feb 1882; d. 24 Dec 1977, Phoenix, AZ; Bu.: City Cem., Winchester, IL; Resident of Phoenix; formerly of Scott Co., IL; M. Bertram Snyder (date & place not given), he preceded in death; Parents: (not given); Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Margaret Dugan of Sun City, AZ; and a son: Harold Snyder of Little Rock, AR; 9 grand and 12 great-grandchildren.

SNYDER, Emma Candace (Root); b. 3 Apr 1921, Versailles, IL; d. 18 Jan 1984, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Hersman Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Ilbert Snyder on 3 Dec 1940 in New London, MO; Fa.: Roland Root; Mo.: Susie Spoonamore; Survived by her husband; her mother of Beardstown; two daughters: Mrs. Loren (Peggy) Ballenger of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Ronald (Donna Jean) Quinn of Straford, MO; one son: Bill of rural Mt. Sterling; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandson; Preceded by a son and one sister.

SNYDER, Evelyn K. (Thomas); b. 30 Mar 1900, Brown Co., IL; d. 10 Dec 1985, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Cooperstown Cem.; Resident of Rushville; M. Wayne C. Snyder on 1 Jan 1920 in Brown Co., IL, he died 16 Jan 1956; Fa.: O. O. Thomas; Mo.: Lillie Greenwell; Survived by a son: Robert of Mt. Sterling; four daughters: Mrs. Donald (Maryanne) Davis of Garden Grove, CA, Mrs. Bob (Virginia) Henry of Mt. Sterling, Mrs. John (Marilyn) Lewis of Alton and Mrs. Charles (Margaret) Lewis of Mendota; 16 grand and 16 great-grandchildren; and one brother: Glenn Thomas of Mt. Sterling; Preceded by one brother: Lyle Thomas.

SNYDER, Fred W.; b. 18 Aug 1885; d. 25 Mar 1981, Jerseyville, IL; Bu.: Richwoods Cem., west of Carrollton, IL; Resident of Jerseyville; formerly of Greene Co., IL; M. Gertrude Long (date & place not given), she died in 1962; Fa.: John Snyder; Mo.: Julia Fischer; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Julia Bridgewater of Jerseyville; a son: Richard A. Snyder of Carrollton; eight grand; 19 great-grand and eight great-great-grandchildren; four half-sisters: Mrs. Mary Young and Mrs. Lela Plato, both of Jerseyville, Mrs. Anna Huff of Shipman and Mrs. Laura C. Williams of Sanford, FL; and a brother: Herman Snyder of Greenridge, MO; Preceded in death by one child and one half-sister.

SNYDER, Gerry; b. 7 Aug 1949, Alton, IL; d. 2 Dec 1990, Hillsboro, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Glenn Snyder; Mo.: Emily Mills; Survived by a sister: Sandra Kaye Kirk of Marian, KY.

SNYDER, H. M.; b. 1 Dec 1890, Flora, IL; d. 3 Nov 1985, Farmersville, IL; Bu.: Rovey Cem., Farmersville, IL; Resident of Farmersville, IL; M. Alpha Lloys on 1 Dec 1915 in Taylorville, IL, she died 15 Dec 1962; Fa.: John Snyder; Mo.: Rebecca Todd; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Velma Rose Wise of Jacksonville; two grand and three great-grandchildren; Preceded by a son, four brothers and three sisters.

SNYDER, Inez G. (Rigg); b. 18 Mar 1910, Mt. Sterling, IL; d. 20 Jul 1996, Denver, CO; Bu.: Cooperstown Cem., Brown Co., IL; Resident of Denver, CO; formerly of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Verl K. Snyder (date & place not given), he preceded in death; Fa.: Luther Rigg; Mo.: Lou Woods; Survived by two sons: David of Canon City, CO and Robert of Waterloo, IA; two daughters: Mrs. Norman (Doris) Lammey of Denver, CO and Mrs. Ernie (Louise) Byrd of Canon City, CO; 18 grand, 15 great-grand and three great-great-grandchildren; one brother: Donald Rigg of Litchfield; and two sisters: Gladys Quincy of Mt. Sterling and Mildred Jackson of Des Moines, IA; Preceded by one son: John R. Snyder; two grandchildren; one daughter-in-law; five sisters; and three brothers.

SNYDER, Irene (Libben) Barrett; b. 16 Mar 1934, Petersburg, IL; d. 5 May 1986, Springfield, IL: Bu.: Mt. Olive Cem., Mt. Olive, IL; Resident of Chandlerville, IL; M. (1) Melvin Barrett (date & place not given), he died in Nov. 1965; (2) Robert L. Snyder in 1967, he died 11 Mar 1986; Fa.: Donald Libben; Mo.: Gladys Mae Woods; Survived by three sons: Charles "Chuck" Barrett of rural Havana, Brad Snyder Wilkey of Greenview and Ryan Lee Snyder of Chandlerville; three daughters: Sheila Rogers of Virginia, Kim Robison and Melanie Taylor, both of Chandlerville; her mother: Mrs. Gladys Mae Werner of Petersburg; two brothers: Joe Libben of Chandlerville and Ronald Libben of Petersburg; and nine grandchildren; Preceded by one son: Elvin Lee Barrett.

SNYDER, Irwin; b. 5 Nov 1912, Brown Co., IL; d. 5 Nov 1989, Rushville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Rushville, IL; Resident of Rushville; M. Helen R. Vaughn on 23 May 1936 in Troy, MO, she died 15 Aug 1975; Fa.: Otis Snyder; Mo.: Eslie Perry; Survived by two sons: Vaughn Snyder of Birmingham, AL and John Snyder of Rushville; three grandsons: Eric of Birmingham and Aaron and Gregg of Rushville; a brother: Ilbert of Hersman; and three sisters: Imogene Daly of Camden, Irma Moody of Astoria and Pat Long of Mt. Sterling; Preceded by an infant brother.

SNYDER, James H.; b. 10 Mar 1930, Taylorville, IL; d. 14 Oct 1981, Tulsa, OK; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Palmyra, IL; Formerly a resident of Palmyra; M. Wanda Kay Nifong on 6 Dec 1952; Fa.: Lyman Snyder; Mo.: Willie May Hancock; Surviving are his wife; two daughters: Kathy Evoy of Petersburg and Linda, at home; and a son: Bruce of Springfield; one sister: Ana Jean Kemp of Girard and four grandchildren.

SNYDER, John A. "Jack"; b. 27 Dec 1914, Ashern, Manitoba, Canada; d. 16 Feb 1995, Prophetstown, IL; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Palmyra, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Prophetstown; formerly of Palmyra, IL; Fa.: Mark Snyder; Mo.: Golda Crum; Survived by one brother: Dana Paul Snyder of Amherst, MA; one sister: Hazel K. Gibbs of Modesto; and several nieces and nephews.

SNYDER, Kathlyn Anne; b. 29 Dec 1988, Springfield, IL: d. 25 Nov 1989, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Palmyra, IL; Resident of Petersburg, IL; Fa.: Jeff Wonaroski; Mo.: Lynda Snyder; Survived by her parents; a sister: Jessica Wonaroski, at home; one brother: Andrew Kelley, at home; her maternal grandmother: Kay Snyder of Springfield; her maternal great-grandmother: Vera Hall of Palmyra; her paternal grandparents: Ray and Shirley Wonaroski of Virden; her paternal great-grandmother: Marcella Wonoroski of Girard; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

SNYDER, Leona (Plagman); b. 4 Aug 1904, Davenport, IA; d. 14 Jan 1988, Naples, FL; Bu.: Naples, FL; Resident of Naples, FL; formerly of Jacksonville and Winchester, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: Adolph Plagman; Mo.: Johanna (maiden not given); Survived by three daughters: Betty Snyder of Marco Island, FL, Louise Coop and Beverly Garner, both of Naples, FL; a son: Eugene Snyder of Naples, FL; 17 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

SNYDER, Lyman M.; b. 19 Jul 1901, Buckhart, IL; d. 14 Oct 1989, rural Palmyra, IL; Bu.: Oak Ridge Cem., Springfield, IL: Resident of Palmyra, IL; M. Willie Mae Hancock on 27 Jun 1926 in Springfield, IL, she died 20 Feb 1987; Fa.: George Snyder; Mo.: Lydia Wilson; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. David (Jean) Kemp of Girard; nine grand and 21 great-grandchildren; a brother: Henry of Springfield; and a sister: Velma Hilton; Preceded by two sons: Lyman M. Jr. and James H.; and 12 brothers and sisters.

SNYDER, Marie J. (Langenberger); b. 8 Dec 1919, near Prague, Czechoslovakia; d. 27 Jun 1990, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Cooperstown Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. John Snyder on 27 Mar 1943 at Chicago, IL; Fa.: Lewis Langenberger; Mo.: Marie (maiden not given); Survived by her husband; one son: John Snyder of Nazareth, PA; one daughter: Susan Jurkus of Wheaton; three grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins; Preceded by her parents.

SNYDER, Mildred (Ruyle); b. 24 Mar 1917, Eldred, IL; d. 16 Dec 1981, Jerseyville, IL; Bu.: Richwoods Cem., west of Carrollton, IL; Resident of Carrollton, IL; M. Richard A. Snyder in 1936 at Carrollton, IL, he died 8 Jun 1985; Fa.: Oscar Ruyle; Mo.: Nancy Fields; Survived by one daughter: Sharon Range of Carrollton; two sons: Richard F. Snyder of Carrollton and Frankie Snyder of Kane; 11 grand and 12 great-grandchildren; one sister: Edna Cox of White Hall; and one brother: Roy Ruyle of Carrollton; Preceded by two daughters: Charlotte Snyder and Shirley Settles; four brothers: Hubert, Arthur, Walter and Clyde Ruyle; and three sisters: Lillie Camerer, Dorothy Coonrod and Helen McEvers.

SNYDER, Richard A.; b. 29 Jul 1911, Eldred, IL; d. 8 Jun 1985, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Richwoods Cem., west of Carrollton, IL; Resident of Carrollton, IL; M. Mildred Ruyle in 1936 at Carrollton, IL; Fa.: Fred Snyder; Mo.: Gertrude Long; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Ronald (Shirley) Settles and Mrs. Warren (Sharon) Range, both of Carrollton; two sons: Richard F. Snyder of Carrollton and Franklin Snyder of Kane; 11 grand and four great-grandchildren; and a sister: Julia Bridgewater of Jerseyville.

SNYDER, Robert Andrew; b. 7 Dec 1929, Carrollton, IL; d. 25 Apr 1983, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Richwoods Cem., near Carrollton, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: Pearl Ernest Snyder; Mo.: Gertrude Goldman; Survived by a daughter: Donna Goode of Waverly; two sons: Robert Snyder of Jacksonville and Danny McMillen of Manchester; two sisters: Mrs. Ethel McDade of White Hall, and Mrs. Hazel Stewart of Alton; three brothers: Harold of White Hall; Junior of Waukegan, and Henry of Alton; three grandchildren; Preceded in death by a sister and two brothers.

SNYDER, Robert Lee; b. 13 Feb 1933, Menard Co., IL; d. 11 Mar 1986, Chandlerville, IL; Bu.: Mt. Olive Cem., Resident of Chandlerville, IL; Navy Veteran; M. (1) Donna Nall in 1957; (2) Irene Barrett in 1967; Fa.: William Lee Snyder; Mo.: Lillian Duckwiler; Survived by his wife; three sons: Chuck Barnett of Havana, Brad Snyder Wilkey of Greenview and Ryan Lee Snyder of Chandlerville; three daughters: Kim Robison of Chandlerville, Sheila Rogers of Virginia and Jackie Halsena of Kilbourne; his parents of Chandlerville; 9 grandchildren; two sisters: Judy Flinn of Chandlerville and Vicki Bottens of Pekin; three brothers: Arthur of Chauteau, OK, Richard and Paul of Chandlerville.

SNYDER, Rupert "Buck"; b. 16 Aug 1910, Jerseyville, IL; d. 11 May 1986, Jerseyville, IL; Bu.: Oak Grove Cem., Jerseyville, IL; Resident of Jerseyville, IL; M. Viola McNeely on 24 Apr 1937 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: Walter Snyder; Mo.: Josephine Ingel; Survived by his wife; two sons: Walter Snyder of Crystal River, FL and Larry Snyder of Fairfax, VA; one daughter: Kay Dickman of Mundelein; eight grandchildren; and one sister: Helen Stevens of Wood River.

SNYDER, Russ; b. 23 Feb 1922, Newmansville, IL; d. 8 Apr 1994, Petersburg, IL; Bu.: Rosehill Cem., near Petersburg, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. Marian L. Gum on 22 Nov 1941 in Petersburg, IL; Fa.: Jack Snyder; Mo.: Lola Duckwiller; Survived by his wife of Beardstown; his father: Jack of Petersburg; four daughters: Nancy Spears, Linda Graham, Bonnie Riddell and Debbie Ashcraft, all of Beardstown; four brothers: Jim of Laughlin, NV, Joe of Petersburg, Darrell of Rushville and Dale of Lincoln; one half-brother: Kenny Schadd of Chandlerville; four sisters: Betty Cassen of Lincoln, Selma Sharp of Petersburg, Thelma Duncheon of Oakford and Wilma LaFauce of CA; 15 grand and 22 great-grandchildren; Preceded by his mother and one half-brother.

SNYDER, Viola (McNeely); b. 5 Dec 1907, Patterson, IL; d. 1 Dec 1993, Libertyville, IL; Bu.: Oak Grove Cem., Jerseyville, IL; Resident of Jerseyville, IL; M. Rupert Snyder on 26 Apr 1937 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: Henry V. McNeely; Mo.: Hazel Summers; Survived by one daughter: Kay Dickman of Mundelein; one son: Larry Snyder of Fairfax, VA; one brother: Jack McNeely of Lynnville; one sister: Jeanne Scropos of Lynnville; six grand and four great-grandchildren; Preceded by a brother: Albert; two sisters: Helen Lasiter and Lois Kelly; and one grandson.

SNYDER, William L.; b. 31 Aug 1903, Cass Co., IL; d. 27 Jun 1987, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Chandlerville Cem., Chandlerville, IL; Resident of Chandlerville, IL; M. Lillian Duckweiler in 1924; Fa.: James O. Snyder; Mo.: Sarah Wilkey; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Judy Flinn of Chandlerville and Vicki Bottens of Pekin; three sons: Richard and Paul, both of Chandlerville and Arthur of Chelsea, OK; 25 grand and 24 great-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Mary Blair of Chandlerville and two brothers: Ernest of Petersburg and Albert of Pine River, MN.

SOELLNER, Clyde H.;b. 3 Aug 1913, Chicago, IL; d. 29 Jan 1993, Tampa, FL; Bu.: (cremated); Resident of Hudson, FL; WWII Veteran; M. Edith Frish (date & place not given), she preceded in death; Fa.: Albin Soellner; Mo.: Harriett Haubrich; Survived by one brother: Edwin "Sarge" Soellner of Jacksonville.

SOELLNER, Edwin O. "Sarge";b. 30 Aug 1915, Chicago, IL; d. 15 Jun 1993, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII & Korean War Army Veteran; M. Nellie (maiden not given) on 8 Mar 1959; Fa.: Albin Soellner; Mo.: Harriett Haubrich; Survived by his wife; two stepdaughters: Gloria Ballard of Jacksonville and Marsha Knutson of Hartsburg; two grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by a brother: Clyde Soellner of FL.

SOER, Mariam B. (Garvelman);b. (not given), she was 70 years of age at death; d. 11 Dec 1993, Deerfield Beach, FL; Bu.: Queen of Heaven Cem., Pompano Beach, FL; Resident of Deerfield Beach, FL; formerly of Beardstown, IL; M. Charles J. Soer (date & place not given); Parents: (not given); Survived by three daughters: Barbara S. Sudlow of Saratoga, CA, Mary P. Martin of Deerfield Beach, FL and Christina M. Bulva of Virginia; six sons: David C. and Robert P., both of Beardstown, Joseph J. and Jeffrey S., both of Jerseyville, William W. of Downingtown, PA and Craig S. Soer of Charlotte NC; 17 grandchildren; and four sisters: Louise Kelly and Estelle Kilzer of St. Louis, Margaret Loesche of Lincoln and Audrey Mackley of Richmond, MI; Preceded by three brothers: Harry Gravelman, George Gravelman and Walter Gravelman.

SOLLENBERGER, Barbara (Parkinson);b. 27 Apr 1925, Waverly, IL; d. 8 Dec 1981, Springfield, IL: Bu.: East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of Loami, IL; M. Talmage Sollenberger in 1947; Fa.: Lester Parkinson; Mo.: Dorothy Black; Surviving are her husband and a son: Kent of Loami.

SOLLIDAY, Jessie E. (Maloney);b. 28 Feb 1914, Ft. Leavenworth, KS; d. 23 Apr 1989, Worthington, IN; Bu.: Worthington Cem., Worthington, IN; M. John M. Solliday (date & place not given), he died 14 Jan 1962; Resident of Worthington, IN; Fa.: Albert B. Maloney; Mo.: Elsie Spencer; Survived by two sons: James W. Solliday of Worthington, IN and John A. Solliday of Jacksonville; and five grandchildren; Preceded by a daughter and a brother.

SOLOMON, Clara (Gaspard);b. 1 Jan 1887, Carlinville, IL; d. 9 Jan 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); A former resident of Murrayville, IL; M. James L. Solomon on 5 Sep 1906, he died 24 Apr 1952; Fa.: Julian Gaspard; Mo.: Anna (maiden not given); Survived by a daughter-in-law: Mrs. Eleanor C. Solomon of Jacksonville; Preceded by one son: Keldin in 1966; one daughter: Thelma in 1961; two sisters; and one brother.

SOLOMON, Eleanor (Cully);b. 4 Jan 1910, Morgan Co., IL; d. 30 Oct 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Murrayville Cem., Murrayville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Keldin L. Solomon on 23 Dec 1937, he died 16 Dec 1966; Fa.: Thomas Howard Cully; Mo.: Emlin Paschal; Survived by a brother: Harold Cully of Jacksonville; a twin sister: Ethel C. Wood of Escondido, CA; and a number of nieces and nephews; Preceded by a sister: Elsie; and two brothers: W. Ben and Robert H. Cully.

SOLOMON, Elma Irene (Denney);b. 24 Jun 1921, Murl, KY; d. 18 Dec 1992, Worden, IL; Bu.: Worden Cem., Worden, IL; Resident of Worden; formerly of Waverly, Scottville, East Alton and Staunton; M. Alan Coy Solomon on 9 May 1942; Fa.: Jabus Marion "Bird" Denney; Mo.: Louisa Hopkins; Survived by her husband; one son: Dennis Leroy of Worden; one daughter: Susan Marie Thompson of Collinsville; three grand and two great-grandchildren; three brothers: Earl of Miilwaukee, Eldred of Jacksonville and Elton Lee of Springfield; and two sisters: Kathryn Ostermeier of Taylorville and Louise Molen of Virden; Preceded by one sister: Velma; and four brothers: Logan, Ellis, Edwin and Ernest.

SOLOMON, Loretta "Reta" (Mills);b. 18 Feb 1894, Center, Co; d. 7 Feb 1981, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Oak Grove Cem., Modesto, IL; Resident of Modesto; M. Cecil Solomon (date & place not given), he died in 1964; Fa.: Charles Mills; Mo.: Mary Wills; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Ethel Stultz of Speedway, IN and Ila May Bedford of Waverly; a son: Ellis Solomon of Modesto; a brother: C. W. Mills of Jacksonville; four grand and five great-grandchildren; Preceded by a daughter and two sisters.

SOLOMON, Teresa G.;b. 16 Mar 1980, Mayfield, KY; d. 3 Sep 1992, Paducah, KY; Bu.: Highland Park Cem., Mayfield, KY; Resident of Mayfield, KY; Fa.: (not given); Mo.: Lois Solomon; Survived by three brothers: Robert Solomon of Paducah, KY and Terry and Leon Solomon, both of Barlow, KY; one sister: Sandra Williams of Mayfield, KY; and one niece and three nephews, including Terri Sue and Jeremy Solomon, both of Jacksonville.

SOLTER, Edward Herman;b. 18 Sep 1880, LaGrange, MO; d. 22 Jun 1977, Jacksonville, IL: Bu.: LaGrange, MO; M. (1) Pearl Robins in 1903, she died in 1945; (2) Mable Hill in 1947 at Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: William Solter; Mo.: Mary Klusmeier; Survived by his second wife and stepson: Harold Suiter of Jacksonville; five sons and two daughters from his first marriage: Joseph, Roy and Bruce, all of LaGrange, MO, Raymond of Slayton, MN and Clifford of Booneville, MO; Mrs. Leo (Ruth) McCullough of Lawrence, MI and Mrs. Don (Pearl) Washburn of Keokuk, IA; 28 grand, 63 great-grand and several great-great-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Emma Evans; Preceded by a daughter.

SOLTER, Mabel A. (Stephens);b. 27 Mar 1899, Brown Co., IL; d. 19 May 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Chapin Cem., Chapin, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Edward Solter (date & place not given), he died in Jun 1977; Fa.: Clendar Stephens; Mo.: Hester Campbell; Survived by one son: Harold Suiter of Jacksonville; five grand and four great-grandchildren; Preceded by one sister.

SOMMER, Jane (Cockill);b. 2 Oct 1908, Perry, IL; d. 13 Nov 1990, Santa Cruz, Ca; Bu.: Santa Cruz Memorial Park, Santa Cruz, CA; Resident of Felton, CA; M. Stockton Noel Sommer (date & place not given), he died in 1985; Fa.: Joseph Cockill; Mo.: Martha Mullins; Survived by a daughter: Beverly Pagnini of Felton, CA; a son: Stockton F. of Folsom, CA; five grand and four great-grandchildren.

SOMMERS, Beulah (Brant);b. 19 Jan 1908, Pleasant Hill, IL; d. 5 Aug 1977, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. John E. Sommers on 20 Oct 1932 in Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Alvin T. Brant; Mo.: Carrie L. Galloway; Survived by her husband; a son: Joseph B. Sommers of Clinton; two grandchildren: Kari Louise and Kirk Joseph; one brother: Alvin T. Bryant Jr. of Pittsfield; Preceded by a sister and a brother.

SOMMERS, Joe B.;b. 26 Jul 1936, Quincy, IL; d. 14 May 1988, Decatur, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Navy Veteran; Resident of Clinton, IL; M. Nancy Lee Godfrey on 8 Jun 1958 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: John E. Sommers; Mo.: Beulah Marie Brant; Survived by his wife; a son: Kirk Joseph of Las Vegas, NV; a daughter: Kari L. Sommers of Chicago; and several nephews and nieces; Preceded in death by his parents.

SOMMRE, Raoul;b. 7 Feb 1934, Rakvere, Estonia; d. 23 Jul 1983, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Marine Corps Veteran; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Lavern A. Witte on 5 May 1962; Fa.: Roman Sommre; Mo.: Mathilda (maiden not given); Surviving are his wife; a daughter: Beth and a son Eric, both at home; and a sister: Lilli Sommre of Rock Island; and an aunt.

SONNEBORN, Alice Faye (Baker);

b. 2 Jul 1938, Greene Co., IL; d. 26 Apr 1986, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; Resident of Greenfield, IL; M. Robert Sonneborn on 26 Aug 1956 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: John C. Baker; Mo.: Cecil Goodall; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Debbie Bolton of Murrayville and Mary Sonneborn of Greenfield; one son: John of Greenfield; six grandchildren; three sisters: Nadine Combs of Carrollton, Louise Combs of Greenfield and Bertha Dean of Carrollton; three brothers: Hal Dean Baker of Jacksonville, John L. Baker of Columbia, SC and Francis Gene Baker of Carrollton; Preceded by one son: Robert Ancle Sonneborn Jr.; one brother and one sister.

SONNEBORN, James L.;b. 13 Jun 1930, Hettick, IL; d. 4 Jul 1979, St. Louis, MO; Bu.: Gilead Cem; Resident of Hettick, Il; M. Jacqueline Releford on 5 Dec 1947; Fa.: Melvin Sonneborn; Mo.: Sadie Armstrong; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Vickie Peiper of Springfield; three sons: Tom, Jim and Kelly, all of Hettick; a brother: William of Hettick; three sisters: Mrs. Pattie Clark of Hettick, Mrs. Linda Van Hauss of Aurora and Mrs. Diana Drake of Carlinville; and eight grandchildren.

SONNEBORN, Lela M. (Smith);b. 22 Oct 1908, Greene Co., IL; d. 26 Aug 1985, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood cem., Greenfield, IL; M. Ancle C. Sonneborn on 18 Jun 1929 in Jerseyville, IL; Fa.: Charles R. Smith; Mo.: Nora C. Wells; Survived by her husband; four daughters: Mrs. Doris Dewey of Amarillo, TX, Mrs. Myron (Virginia) Thompson of Beardstown, Mrs. Richard (Mary Sue) Shanks of Greenfield and Mrs. Jerry (Janet) Johnston of Quincy; two sons: Robert A. of Greenfield and Thomas of Palmyra; 19 grand and 8 great-grandchildren; and a brother: Gilbert Smith of Modesto, CA; Preceded in death by one grandson.

SONNEBORN, Robert A. Jr.;b. 1 Mar 1959, Carrollton, IL; d. 7 Dec 1978, rural Greenfield, IL; bu.: Hickory Grove Cem., near Wrights, IL; Resident of Greenfield, IL; Fa.: Robert A. Sonneborn; Mo.: Faye Baker; Survived by his parents; two sisters: Mrs. Gary (Debbie) Bolton of Nortonville and Mary Elizabeth, at home; his paternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Ancle Sonneborn of Greenfield; and several aunts and uncles.

SONNEBORN, Roy D.;b. 29 Apr 1912, Palmyra, IL; d. 11 Oct 1991, Springfield, IL; bu.: Franklin Cem., Franklin, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; M. (1) Thelma M. Covey on 11 May 1929 in Carlinville, IL, she died in 1986; (2) Lula Blankenship on 13 Jul 1991 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Clyde Sonneborn; Mo.: Hallie Steidley; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Nadean Dixon of Jacksonville and Mrs. James (Marilyn) Wood of Chesterfield, MO; one son: R. D. Sonneborn Jr. of Plano, TX; seven grand, 12 great-grand and 2 great-great-grandchildren; one brother: Ancle Sonneborn of Greenfield; one sister: Mrs. Harry (Elsie) Richard of Jacksonville; Preceded by one daughter: Mary Maxine Sonneborn.

SONNEBORN, Thelma M. (Covey);b. 9 Feb 1908, south of Franklin, IL; d. 10 Sep 1986, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Franklin Cem., Franklin, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Roy D. Sonneborn on 11 May 1929 in Carlinville, IL; Fa.: Cecil Covey; Mo.: Bessie Reeve; Survived by her husband; two daughters and one son: Mrs. Nadean Dixon of Jacksonville, Mrs. James (Marilyn) Wood of Bridgeton, MO and R. D. Sonneborn of Plano, TX; a sister: Wilma bull of Cottage Hills; seven grand and seven great-grandchildren; Preceded by a daughter and one brother.

SONNEBORN, Velma A.;b. (not given), Barr, IL; d. 9 Sep 1989, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Palmyra, IL; Resident of Palmyra, IL; Fa.: William H. Sonneborn; Mo.: Velma I. Clark; Survived by a sister: Armeda Lewis of Greenfield; and two brothers: Fred Sonneborn of Springfield and Lyndal Sonneborn of Nortonville; Preceded by four sisters and one brother.

SONNER, Merta E. (McNeill);b. 30 Jun 1879, Carterville, IL; d. 12 Oct 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); M. Sterling P. Sonner (date & place not given), he died in 1924; Fa.: George M. NcNeill; Mo.: Alice Franbarger; Survived by a number of nieces and nephews; Preceded by one son: Beryle Baxter.

SOOY, Aileen (Newby);b. 7 Mar 1908, Nortonville, IL; d. 4 Jun 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Lawrence Sooy in 1931 at Jacksonville, IL, he died 10 Mar 1984; Fa.: Walter Newby; Mo.: Melvina Seymour; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Willard R. (Dovie) Sittler of Jacksonville; and two grandchildren.

SOOY, Albert;b. 26 Dec 1918, Jacksonville, IL; d. 12 Apr 1990, Novato, CA; Bu.: (cremated); M. Doris (maiden, date and place not given); Air Force Veteran; Resident of Novato, CA; Fa.: Glenn Sooy; Mo.: Nettie (maiden not given); Survived by his wife; two sons: William and Steve; two daughters: Karen and Linda; four grandchildren; one great-grandson; a sister: Mrs. Bud (Joyce) Mansfield of Jacksonville; and two nieces.

SOOY, Edythe (Walker);b. 8 Feb 1915, Manchester, IL; d. 10 Feb 1996, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Murrayville, IL; resident of Manchester, IL; M. Elmer Sooy on 3 Jul 1962 in Dixon, IL, he died 5 Feb 1989; Fa.: Charles Walker; Mo.: Bertha Westrope; Survived by one sister: Josephine Shafer of Manchester; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by four brothers: Leonard, Leverett, Donald and Dale Walker.

SOOY, Elmer;b. 2 Dec 1892, Morgan Co., IL; d. 5 Feb 1989, White Hall, IL; bu.: City Cem., Murrayville, IL; WWI Veteran; Resident of Manchester, IL; M. Edythe Walker Powers on 3 Jul 1962 in Dixon, IL; Fa.: Charles Sooy; Mo.: Sarah Anderson; Survived by his wife and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers and four sisters.

SOOY, Floyd;b. 1891, Morgan Co., IL; d. 9 Aug 1981, Independence, MO; Bu.: Independence, MO; M. (not given); Fa.: Albert Sooy; Mo.: Joyce Baxter; Survived by his wife; one daughter and several grandchildren in Independence; a niece: Joyce Sooy Mansfield in Jacksonville; a nephew: Albert Sooy in Novato, CA; and nephew: Jack Carpenter of Springfield, OH; There are also several cousins in this immediate area, one of whom is Mrs. Eva Wilson of Woodson; Preceded by his son: Floyd Jr.; his brother: Glenn Sooy; and a sister: Ethel Sooy Carpenter, both of Jacksonville.

SOOY, Harold W.;b. 11 Jul 1907, Murrayville, IL; d. 23 Oct 1989, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Mildred A. Watson on 15 Dec 1929 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Enoch Percy Sooy; Mo.: Letha Belle McAllister; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Nadeane Hubbert of South Jacksonville; a grandson: Edward Hubbert of South Jacksonville; a sister: Myrtle Barker of Pontiac; a niece: Mary Lou Boston of Winchester; and a nephew: Don Mason of Roodhouse; Preceded by an infant son: Myron Lee; two brothers: Harry and Carl Sooy; and two sisters: Marguerite Sooy and Bernice Mason.

SOOY, Lawrence;b. 17 Jun 1905, Morgan Co., IL; d. 10 Mar 1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Aileen Newby on 18 Mar 1931 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Edwin R. Sooy; Mo.: Rena Henry; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Willard (Dovie) Sittler of Jacksonville; and two grandchildren; Preceded in death by a brother.

SOOY, Lorene;b. 3 Apr 1908, Nelson, ND; d. 4 Dec 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Murrayville, IL; Resident of Murrayville; Fa.: Louis E. Sooy; Mo.: Laura Jackson; Survived by several cousins, three of whom live in the area: Harold Sooy of Woodson, Lawrence Sooy of Jacksonville and Lloyd Jackson of White Hall.

SOOY, Mildred A. (Watson);b. 20 May 1909, Morgan Co., IL; d. 23 Aug 1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Harold W. Sooy on 15 Dec 1929 in Jacksonville, IL, he died 23 Oct 1989; Fa.: Leonard R. Watson; Mo.: Edith Viola Megginson; Survived by a daughter: Nadeane Hubbert of South Jacksonville; one grandson; one niece; and one nephew; Preceded by an infant son: Myron Lee Sooy; and three sisters: Hazel Osborne, Edna Obert and Aileen Watson.

SOOY, Wyman L.;b. 16 Mar 1916, Carlinville, IL; d. 11 Mar 1986, Springfield, IL: Bu.: Mayfield Cem., Carlinville, IL; WWII Navy Sea Bee Veteran; Resident of Woodson, IL; M. Martha Raab (date & place not given); Fa.: Clarence Leonard Sooy; Mo.: Lizzy Haynes; Survived by his wife; a son: Robert C. Sooy of Murrayville; a daughter: Mrs. Richard (Delores) Davis of Des Moines, IA; 8 grandchildren; a sister: Ada Atchison of Carlinville; and his stepmother: Mary Sooy of Carlinville; Preceded in death by a daughter; a granddaughter and a brother.

SORBIE, Mary S. (Brown);b. 25 May 1900, Scotland; d. 23 Jan 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Evanston, IL; M. John Sorbie (date & place not given), he died in 1955; Fa.: Thomas Brown; Mo.: Mary Simington; Survived by a son: John Sorbie Jr. of Ft. Collins, CO; and two daughters: Mrs. G. W. Emory of West Paris, ME and Isabelle Boehme of Jacksonville; four grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by four brothers.

SORENSEN, Jim;b. 27 Jul 1898, Salangan, Norway; d. 1 Jun 1984, Racine, WI; Bu.: Oakwood Cem., Pittsfield, IL: Wife formerly of Pittsfield, IL; M. Katherine Bagby (date & place not given); Fa.: Morgan Sorensen; Mo.: Olafine (maiden not given); Survived by his wife in Racine; a brother-in-law; Pete Bagby of Pittsfield; several nieces and nephews; and three brothers and two sisters.

SORENSEN, Katherine (Bagby);b. 22 Apr 1902, near Pittsfield, IL; d. 24 Feb 1991, Racine, WI; Bu.; Oakwood Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Racine, WI; formerly of Pittsfield, IL; M. C. James Sorensen (date & place not given), he died in 1984; Resident of Racine, WI; formerly of Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Floyd Bagby; Mo.: Edna Jackson; Survived by a sister: Mrs. Martha Nicholson of Zionsville, IN; two brothers: Pete Bagby of Pittsfield and Robert Bagby of Santa Barbara, CA; Preceded by a sister and three brothers.

SORENSEN, Lillian (Dant);b. 25 May 1907, Ray, IL; d. 25 Nov 1988, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Ridgeville Cem.; Resident of Littleton, IL; M. Helmuth Sorensen (date not given) in Racine, WI, he preceded in death; Fa.: Harley Dant; Mo.: Josie Belle Trone; Survived by one son: Louis of Janesville, WI; one brother: George Dant of Littleton; two grandchildren; one great-grandson; and one niece; Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

SORENSON, John P.;b. 27 Nov 1918, Stoughton, WI; d. 16 Oct 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Jacksonville; Professor of Music at Illinois College since 1970; M. Virgene Barnhart on 4 Apr 1946 in Quincy, IL; Fa.: Andrew Sorenson; Mo.: Anna Sorenson; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Sheryl of Jacksonville and Patricia, at home; a son: John C. of Raleigh, NC; and a brother: Andrew Donald of Quincy.

SORLIE, Clifford;b. 24 Dec 1911, Milton, ND; d. 6 Apr 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: North Cem., Arenzville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of rural Arenzville, IL; M. Frances Hierman on 10 Dec 1950 in Washington, DC; Fa.: Alfred Sorlie; Mo.: (not given); Survived by his wife and three half-sisters: Jenny Fosse of Oslo, Norway, Ruth Sorlie of Gettysburg, PA and Evangeline Cinkus of Mt. Holly, NJ; Preceded by one brother.

SORRELL, Kathryn (Beavers);b. 24 Nov 1931, Hull, IL; d. 14 Jan 1988, Phoenix, AZ; Bu.; Phoenix, AZ; A former Jacksonville Resident; M. (not given); Fa.: Edward Beavers; Mo.: Marie Whitney; Survived by one daughter: Vera Jackson of Jacksonville; and one son: Terry Buffington of Quincy.

SORRELLS, Basil Baumann;b. 23 Oct 1921, Jacksonville, IL; d. 10 Jan 1994, Houston, TX; Bu.: Memorial Oaks Cem., Houston, TX; WWII Veteran; Resident of Houston, TX; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; M. Mary Louise Baldwin (date & place not given); Fa.: Basil Sorrells Sr.; Mo.: Helen Wheeler; Survived by his wife; two sons: Basil Baumann (wife, Shirley) Sorrells Jr. and John Everett (wife, Yvonne) Sorrells; two grand and two step grandchildren.

SORRELLS, Charles P.;b. 4 Jun 1955, Jacksonville, IL; d. 11 Aug 1988, Springfield, IL; Bu.: St. Bartholomew's Cem., Murrayville, IL; Navy and Army Veteran; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Paul W. Sorrells; Mo.: Catherine A. Devlin; Survived by his parents of Jacksonville; his grandmother: Lenora Sorrells of Roodhouse; three brothers: Tony, John and Jim Sorrells, all of Jacksonville; three sisters: Kathy Sorrells of Indian Rock, FL and Maureen Sorrells and Mrs. Jay (Mary) Bates, both of Jacksonville; a niece: Sarah Bates; and an uncle: Jerry Sorrells of Roodhouse, IL;

SORRELLS, Frank W.;b. 22 Apr 1917, Hillview, IL; d. 11 Feb 1976, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Roodhouse, IL; Fa.: Willard Sorrells; Mo.: Bertha Smith; Survived by a brother: Maurice Sorrells of Macomb.

SORRELLS, Howard;b. 28 Jan 1914, Greene Co., IL; d. 18 Jan 1987, White Hall, IL; Bu.: (not given); Fa.: Francis Sorrells; Mo.: Emma Walker; Preceded by two brothers: Russell and Guy; and one sister: Katherine Zimmerman.

SORRELLS, Lawrence;b. 29 Mar 1905, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 10 Feb 1981, Mt. Sterling, IL; Bu.: Hersman Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Ruth Golliher on 21 Feb 1925 in Mt. Sterling, IL; Fa.: Joshua P. Sorrells; Mo.: Mary Black; Survived by a son: William Sorrells of Mt. Sterling; two brothers: Theodore Sorrells of Mt. Sterling and William Sorrells of Rushville; four sisters: Mrs. C. M. Kindhart of Chambersburg, Mrs. Kenneth Christner of Timewell, Mrs. Letha Lucas of Jacksonville and Mrs. Ned (Florence) Frost of Versailles; and two grandchildren.

SORRELLS, Lennie E.;b. 3 Jan 1904, Greene Co., IL; d. 18 Mar 1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Richwoods Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Mabel L. Thady on 3 Jan 1924 in White Hall, IL; Fa.: Frank Sorrells; Mo.: Myrtle Strowmatt; Survived by his wife; one son: Harold Sorrells of Portland, OR; and one daughter: Mrs. Orville (Freida) Geiss of Wilmington; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild; Preceded by one brother.

SORRELLS, Leta L. (Randall);b. 3 Dec 1901, Louisville, IL; d. 7 Apr 1983, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Palm Cem.; Resident of Rushville, IL; M. William Sorrells on 3 Dec 1919 in Rushville, IL; Fa.: Abe L. Randall; Mo.: Minnie Scrutchfield; Survived by her husband; one daughter: Mrs. Everett (Clova) McWhorter of Rushville; three grand; six great-grandchildren; one brother: Omer Randall of Littleton; Preceded by a son; three brothers and one sister.

SORRELLS, Mabel L. (Thady);b. 11 Mar 1904, Ceres, IL; d. 21 Dec 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Richwoods Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Lennie E. Sorrells on 3 Jan 1924 in White Hall, IL, he died 18 Mar 1982; Fa.: William Thady; Mo.: Eliza Ellen Marsh; Survived by one son: Harold of Portland, OR; one daughter: Mrs. Orville (Frieda) Geiss of Wilmington; six grand; and seven great-grandchildren; and one sister: Bertha Simmons of Roodhouse; Preceded in death by one brother and six sisters.

SORRELLS, Mary L. (Cade);b. 10 Oct 1910, Greene Co., IL; d. 12 May 1988, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Pine Tree Cem., Patterson, IL; Resident of Hollister, MO; formerly of White Hall, IL; M. William Russell Sorrells on 10 Nov 1928 in White Hall, IL, he died 4 Jan 1975; Fa.: Thomas Cade; Mo.: Effie (maiden not given); Survived by two sons: Thomas of Kirbyville, MO and William of Portland, ME; five grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by two brothers.

SORRELLS, Rolla C.;b. (not given), Ashland, was 74 years of age at death; d. 29 Jan 1978, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Ashland Cem, Ashland, IL; Resident of Springfield, IL; M. (not given); Fa.: David Sorrells; Mo.: Mary Cox; Survived by two daughters: Linda Sorrells of Carlock and Mrs. Kay McCullough of Springfield; one sister: Mrs. Davida Thompson of Crownsville, MD; and two grandchildren.

SORRELLS, Ronald Melvin Sr.;b. 26 Apr 1920, Schuyler co., IL; d. 30 Jan 1994, Mt. Sterling, IL; Bu.: Hersman Cem., near Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Vera Louise Brown on 20 May 1942 in Palmyra, IL, she died 23 Feb 1993; Fa.: Joshua Sorrells; Mo.: Mabel Bunfill; Survived by one son: Ronald M. Sorrells Jr. of Indianapolis; one brother: Marvin Sorrells of Mt. Sterling; four sisters: Sylvil Urven, Mary Pruden and Myrna Nelson, all of Mt. Sterling, and Eleanor Crosier of Rushville; one granddaughter; and one grandson; Preceded by one sister: Leota Hall.

SORRELLS, Theodore;b. 4 May 1912, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 27 Jan 1993, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Hersman Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling; M. Doris Maxine Covey on 1 Sep 1934 in Mt. Sterling, IL; FA.: Joshua P. Sorrells; Mo.: Mary Black; Survived by his wife; two sons: Thomas of Springfield and Melvin T. Sorrells of Mt. Sterling; three daughters: Mrs. Paul (Evelyn) Willey of Versailles, Mrs. Eddie (Judy) Young of Winchester and Mrs. Jerry (Shirley) Meek of Buena Vista, CA; three sisters: Florence Frost, Mabel Kindhart and Goldie Christner, all of Mt. Sterling; 18 grand, five step grand, 26 great-grand, seven step great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a close family friend: John W. Vinyard of White Hall; Preceded by a great-grandson: William Thomas; three brothers: Joshua, Will and Lawrence Sorrells; and two sisters: Lela Sidwell and Letha Lucas.

SORRELLS, Vera Louise (Brown);b. 3 Nov 1925, Beverly, near Fishhook, IL; d. 23 Feb 1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Hersman Cem., near Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Ronald Melvin Sorrells Sr. on 20 May 1942 in Palmyra, MO; Fa.: Henry Oswell Brown; Mo.: Edna Irene Little; Survived by her husband; her mother: Irene Brown Mixer of Jacksonville; one son: Ronald Melvin Sorrells Jr of Indianapolis, IN; three sisters: Mrs. Delbert (Osie) Winget of Champaign, Lula Mary Fink of Naples, FL and Mrs. Leon (Lois) Urven of Mt. Sterling; one granddaughter; one grandson; and aunts, an uncle and several nieces, nephews and cousins; Preceded by one infant sister: Alice.

SORRILL, Betty (Davies);b. 23 Sep 1920, Jacksonville, IL; d. 5 Jan 1979, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Marvin Sorrill on 13 Sep 1930; Fa.: Harvey L. Davies; Mo.: Bertha E. Boyd; Survived by her husband; her father; two sons: Darrell Ray Sorrill, at home, and Jerry Sorrill of rural Ashland; a brother: William Davies of Jacksonville and two sisters: Mrs. Roy (Eunice) Crabtree of Minier and Mrs. Carl (Mary) Hoots of Franklin; and two grandchildren.

SORRILL, Christine C.;b. 11 Jun 1893, Literberry, IL; d. 2 Jan 1991, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Memorial Park, Quincy, IL; Resident of Quincy; formerly of the Jacksonville area; Fa.: Thomas Sorrill; Mo.: Isabel Dodsworth; Survived by a brother; Harold W. Sorrill of Birmingham, AL; and nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews; Preceded by three sisters; Lois and Helen Sorrill and Sadie Anderson; and three brothers: Albert, Frank and Thomas Sorrill.

SORRILL, Hattie E. (LaMaster);b. 14 Jul 1890, Morgan Co., IL; d. 11 Jun 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Arcadia Cem., Arcadia, IL; Resident of Literberry, IL community; M. Thomas Sorrill in 1906, he died 22 May 1977; Fa.: John LaMaster; Mo.: Margaret Decker; Survived by these children: Myrtis Phillips of Glendale, CA and Gladys, wife of Alvin Giner of Jacksonville; four grand, 13 great-grand and 13 great-great-grandchildren; a brother and three sisters: Russell LaMaster, Hazel Kemp, Pearl Frontabarger and Helen LaMaster.

SORRILL, James;b. 20 Nov 1912, Jacksonville, IL; d. 1 Dec 1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Virginia Sparks in 1969 at Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: William Sorrill; Mo.: Hettie Waterfield; Survived by his wife; five sons: Michael, Dick, Bill, Ronald and Kenneth; two daughters: Gloria Dickerson and Mary Lou Wilson; several grandchildren; one brother: Marvin (wife, Kay); and one sister: Mrs. Sam (Dorothy) Butler; Preceded by one sister: Mary.

SORRILL, Lois E.;b. 30 Jun 1891, Literberry, IL; d. 9 Feb 1990, Quincy, IL; bu.: Memorial Park Cem., Quincy, IL; Fa.: Thomas Sorrill; Mo.: Isabel Dodsworth; Survived by a brother: Harold W. Sorrill of Birmingham, AL; a sister: Christine C. Sorrill of Quincy; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews; and a number of cousins living in the Jacksonville and Morgan County communities; Preceded by two sisters and three brothers.

SORRILL, Thomas L.;b. 5 Jun 1886, Morgan Co., IL; d. 22 May 1977, Literberry, IL; Bu.: Arcadia Cem., Arcadia, IL; Resident of Literberry, IL; M. Hattie LaMaster in 1906; Fa.: Henry Sorrill; Mo.: Mary Pherigo; Survived by his wife; two daughters; Myrtis Phillips of Glendale, CA and Mrs. Alvin (Gladys) Ginder of Jacksonville; four grand; 13 great-grand and 12 great-great-grandchildren; The last of his immediate family, he was preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

SOTO, Ruth (Denney);b. 4 Aug 1922, Jacksonville, IL; d. 27 Apr 1990, Orlando, FL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Santa Ana, CA; M. (not given); Fa.: Benjamin H. Denney; Mo.: Lora E. (maiden not given); Survived by her mother and a sister: Myrtle Denney Willey, both of ME; a brother: Richard L. Denney of Leesburg, FL; two grandchildren: Bobi Lee and Robert Pfetzing, both of Santa Ana, CA; a niece, nephews, an aunt, and cousins; Preceded by a daughter: Donna Cowgur Pfetzing; her father; and a brother: Benjamin Denney Jr.

SOURS, Robert W.

; b. 11 Dec 1926, Davenport, IA; d. 11 Mar 1985, Arlington, VA; Bu.: Blackburn Cem., near Brooklyn, IL; WWII Navy Veteran; Resident of Elkridge, MD; formerly of Littleton, IL; M. Barbara Grimm on 19 Sep 1982 in Winchester, VA; Fa.: Virgil Sours; Mo.: Velma Perry; Survived by his wife; his father of Littleton; one daughter: Judy Gettel of Hagerstown, MD; two stepsons: James Shimp of Elkridge, MD and John Ship of Huntington, WV; two step daughters: Pamela Dougn of Martinsburg, WV and Debra Aronin of Racine, WI; 3 grandchildren; three step grandchildren; and two brothers: Richard of Rushville and John of Dallas City.

SOURS, Velma V. (Perry);b. 28 Sep 1903, Beardstown, IL; d. 25 Dec 1983, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Blackburn Cem., near Brooklyn, IL; Resident of Littleton, IL; M. Virgil Sours on 30 Apr 1923 in Rushville, IL; Fa.: Westly U. Perry; Mo.: Hersie Conners; Survived by her husband; three sons: Robert of Eldridge, MD, Richard of Rushville, and John of Littleton; 6 grand and 6 great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by her parents, an infant son and a brother.

SOUSLEY, Claude Calvert;b. 7 Sep 1912, Barr Store, Macoupin Co., IL; d. 27 Apr 1991, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; Resident of Greenfield; M. Wilma Wilhite on 22 Sep 1937 in St. Charles, MO; Fa.: George W. Sousley; Mo.: Emma Calvert; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Margie Boland of Wheaton; one granddaughter: Karmen Wade of Atlanta, GA; two grandsons: Matthew W. Thien of Carbondale and Ryan Boland of Wheaton; one great-grandson: Justin Wade of Atlanta; and one sister: Mrs. Louis (Mabel) Metcalf of Greenfield; Preceded by a daughter: Sherry Sousley Thien; one sister: Marxie Sousley; and two brothers: Robert and Marvin Sousley.

SOUSLEY, Mary Marx;b. 18 Nov 1903, Flemingsburg, KY; d. 20 Feb 1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL: Resident of Greenfield; Fa.: George W. Sousley; Mo.: Emma Calvert; Survived by one sister: Mrs. Louis (Mabel) Metcalf; and one brother: Claude C. Sousley, both of Greenfield; Preceded by two brothers: Marvin C., who died in infancy, and Robert G.

SOUTH, Mary Frances;b. 29 Nov 1904, Old Berlin, IL; d. 16 Aug 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Old Berlin Cem., Berlin, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; ; Fa.: Fred South; Mo.: Celia Carlock; Survived by several cousins.

SOSEY, JoAnn (Clifford);b. 22 Nov 1932, rural Lewistown, IL; d. 11 Jan 1993, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Lewistown, IL; Resident of Lewistown, IL; M. James L. Sosey on 14 Jun 1958 in Lewistown, IL; Fa.: John W. Clifford; Mo.: Maude Wilson; Survived by her husband; one son: Charles T. Sosey of Lewistown; two granddaughters; and two sisters: Jeanne Ferguson of Jacksonville and Betty Luft of Canton; Preceded by her parents.

SOUTHGATE, Dorothy Donna (Wade);b. 3 Jun 1912, Pasadena, CA; d. May 1978, Normal, IL; bu.: Park Hill Cem., Bloomington, IL; Resident of Normal, IL; M. George Southgate (date & place not given), he died 8 Mar 1978; Fa.: Oliver Clyde Wade; Mo.: Donna Pearl; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Edward (Patricia) Feller of Jacksonville; a son: George R. Southgate VI of Hoffman Estates; four grandsons; and two sisters.

SOUTHGATE, George;b. (not given), he was 62 years of age at death; d. 8 Mar 1978, Normal, IL; Bu.: Park Hill Cem., Bloomington, IL area; Resident of Normal, IL; M. Dorothy (maiden, date and place not given); Parents: (not given); Survived by his wife; two children: Mrs. Edward (Patricia) Feller of Jacksonville and George of Hoffman Estates; three grandchildren: Edward, Mike and Andy of Jacksonville; and a brother: Douglas of Portland, OR.

SOUTHWELL, Hazel (Walters);b. 22 Sep 1916, Industry, IL; d. 2 Dec 1992, Beardstown, IL; bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Beardstown; M. Robert Southwell on 11 Apr 1936 in Rushville, IL, he died in Nov. 1984; Fa.: Roy Walters; Mo.: Lucie Clayton; Survived by three sons: Robert of Merritt Island, FL, Russell and James, both of Beardstown; one daughter: Mildred Perry of Antioch, TN; two brothers: "Tuck" Walters and "Speck" Walters, both of Beardstown; two sisters: Abbie Fowler of Rushville and Ruth Ann Haynes of St. Louis; eight grand and two great-grandchildren.

SOUTHWELL, Martha E. (Willemn);b. 16 Nov 1894, Diller, NE; d. 27 Sep 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); M. John G. Southwell (date & place not given), he died in 1964; Fa.: Mente Willemn; Mo.: Emma Hendrich.

SOUTHWELL, Robert;b. 19 Jun 1918, Beardstown, IL; d. 11 Jan 1984, Beardstown, Il; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem., Beardstown, IL; M. Hazel Walters on 11 Apr 1936 in Rushville, IL; Fa.: Lorenzo Southwell; Mo.: Olive Weare; Surviving are his wife; three sons: Robert L. of Merritt Island, FL, Russell E. and James A., both of Beardstown; one daughter; Mildred Kirby of Monroe, LA; one sister: Mrs. Olive Smith of Jacksonville; six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by a brother and two sisters.

SOUZA, Beulah (Garrison);b. 23 Feb 1891, Bluffs, IL; d. 30 Jan 1984, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Joseph Souza on 22 Aug 1911 in Jacksonville, IL, he died 16 Jan 1961; Fa.: Abraham Lincoln Garrison; Mo.: Clara Ella Mines; Survivors include a sister: Margaret Mingori of Seattle, WA; and a niece: Marie Haynes of Pekin.

SOUZA, Billy Leon;b. 11 Jan 1922, Jacksonville, IL; d. 24 Dec 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; Fa.: Charles E. Souza; Mo.: Pearl Barber; Survived by one sister: Betty L. Rolson of Jacksonville; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

SOUZA, Cassie (Goveia);b. 20 Feb 1885, Jacksonville, IL; d. 15 Nov 1977, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Alfred Souza on 29 Jun 1907, he died in 1964; Fa.: John Goveia; Mo.: Josephine Smith; Survived by two children: Mrs. Carl (Erma) Day of Jacksonville and Mrs. John (Verma) Carlton of Winchester; two sisters: Mrs. Annette Perry of Ocean Side, CA and Mrs. Betty L. Claus of Scotts Valley, CA; three grand, nine great-grand and seven great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by six brothers and four sisters.

SOUZA, Clarence R.

; b. 2 Mar 1903, Jacksonville, IL; d. 14 Mar 1987, Bowling Green, OH; bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Toledo, OH; formerly of Jacksonville; M. Nellie Vedder on 17 Apr 1927 in White Hall, IL; Fa.: George Souza; Mo.: Essie Scott; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Joyce A. Christison of Toledo, OH; one son: George V. Souza of Londonderry, NH; eight grand and 12 great-grandchildren.

SOUZA, Georgia M.;b. 17 Nov 1892, Jacksonville, IL; d. 31 Dec 1898, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Ebenezer Cem., Morgan Co., IL; Fa.: Charles Souza; Mo.: Mary Behen; Survived by a sister: Ruth Davey of Jacksonville; two nieces: Betty Rolson of Jacksonville and Jane Wegehoft of Conroe, TX; two nephews: Edward Souza of Jacksonville and Thomas Frank of Quincy; and several great, great-great and great-great-great nieces and nephews; Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

SOUZA, Hallie M. (Jones);b. 8 Feb 1910, Franklin, IL; d. 24 Nov 1990, Moline, IL; Bu.: Chippiannock Cem., Rock Island, IL; Resident of Milan; formerly of Jacksonville; M. Clifford Souza on 19 Apr 1930 in Rock Island, IL; Parents: (not given); Survived by three daughters: Betty Smithson of Milan, Sonja Edwards of Peoria and Shirley Stropes of Fayettesville, AR; four sons: Richard of Minneapolis, MN, Russell of Danville, John Souza of Milan and Clifford Souza Jr. of Reno, NV; 19 grand, two step grand, 12 great-grand, and five step great-grandchildren; one sister: Agnes Witherbee of East Peoria; two brothers: Howard Jones of Davenport, IA and Harold Jones of Bettendorf, IA; and several nieces and nephews.

SOUZA, Hattie E. (Baldwin);b. 27 Dec 1893, Griggsville, IL; d. 15 Jan 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Henry A. Souza on 28 May 1914 in Jacksonville, IL, he died in 1960; Fa.: Fred Baldwin; Mo.: Emma Chapman; Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Harold (Marceline) Nunes of Jacksonville, Mrs. Loren T. (Beraldine) DeFreitas of Carrollton, GA, Mrs. Harold (Jean) Odaffer of Jacksonville and Mrs. Walter (Doris) DeShara of Jacksonville; four grand and five great-grandchildren; and one sister: Florine Metzler of Pomona, CA; Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

SOUZA, Leon M.;b. 21 Mar 1898, Jacksonville, IL; d. 24 Jan 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Ebenezer Cem., Morgan Co., IL; Fa.: Charles Souza; Mo.: Mary Behen; Survived by two sisters: Georgia Souza and Ruth Davey, both of Jacksonville; two nieces and two nephews: Betty Rolson and Edward Souza, both of Jacksonville, Jane Wegehoft of Conroe, TX and Thomas Frank of Quincy; several great and great-great-nieces and nephews; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

SOUZA, Marcia Lee (Maiden not given);b. 28 Feb 1936, St. Louis, MO; d. 22 Jan 1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: (not given); Mo.: Susie Kovitz; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Jeff (Brenna) Schlitt of Mt. Pulaski; one son: Douglas "Drew" Souza of New York City; and one grandson.

SOUZA, Mary E. (DeFreitas);b. 25 Mar 1884, Jacksonville, IL; d. 9 Nov 1976, Springfield, IL; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Springfield for the last 23 years; M. Roy E. Souza (date & place not given), he died in 1953; Fa.: John DeFreitas; Mo.: Mary Vieira; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. William (Gladys) Slater of Springfield; two brothers: Cloyd and Ernest DeFreitas, both of Jacksonville; five grand and eight great-grandchildren; Preceded by four brothers and four sisters.

SOUZA, Nellie (Vedder);b. 18 Jul 1905, Haddam, KS; d. 18 Jul 1993, Londonderry, NH; Bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Former resident of Jacksonville; M. Clarence R. Souza on 17 Apr 1927 in White Hall, IL, he died in 1987; Fa.: Isaac D. Vedder; Mo.: Lean Peterson; Survived by one daughter: Joyce A. Christison of Toledo, OH; one son: George V. Souza of Londonderry, NH; eight grand; 21 great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren; and one sister: Ina Knight of White Hall.

SOUZA, Stella L. (Souza);b. 13 Jan 1911, Jacksonville, IL; d. 21 Jun 1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Wrenner Souza on 30 Aug 1930 in Winchester, IL, he died in Jan. 1986; Fa.: Manuel J. Souza; Mo.: Grace Ferriera; Survived by one son: Donald G. Souza of Jacksonville; two grandchildren: Brenna K. Schlitt of Mt. Pulaski and Douglas A. Souza of New York City; one step grandchild: Jaye H. Surratt of Jacksonville; one great-grandson: Damien T. Schlitt of Mt. Pulaski; and one step great-grandson: Todd E. Surratt of Jacksonville; Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

SOUZA, Velma I. (Seymour);b. 12 Oct 1906, near Nortonville, IL; d. 18 Nov 1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Henry Souza Jr. on 29 Jun 1925 in Virginia, IL, he died in 1953; Fa.: Glenn Seymour; Mo.: Lola Seymour Lovell; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Walter A. (Gwen) Brown of rural Jacksonville; two grandchildren: Steven Albert and Henry Edward Brown, both of Jacksonville; two great-grandchildren: Steven Allen and Drois Jane Brown, both of Jacksonville; and one brother: Charles Henry Seymour of Jacksonville; Preceded by one sister: Jeanetta Wilding; and one half sister: Catherine Bradshaw.

SOUZA, William A. "Bill";b. 27 Oct 1909, Jacksonville, IL; d. 1 Feb 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Fa.: Henry Souza; Mo.: Emma Ferreira; Surviving are a sister: Mrs. Pat (Rose) Milburn of Jacksonville; a brother: Wrenner Souza of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews; Four brothers and five sisters preceded him in death.

SOUZA, Wrenner;b. 13 Dec 1906, Jacksonville, IL; d. 22 Jan 1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Stella L. Souza on 30 Aug 1930 in Winchester, IL; Fa.: Henry Souza; Mo.: Emma Ferriera; Survived by his wife; one son: Donald G. of Jacksonville; one sister: Mrs. Pat (Rose) Milburn of Jacksonville two grandchildren: Brenna K. Schlitt of Mt. Pulaski and Douglas A. Souza of New York City, NY; one step grandson: Jaye H. Surratt of Jacksonville; one great-grandson and one step great-grandson: Preceded by five brothers and five sisters.

SOWERS, Ethel (Simpson);b. 22 Aug 1896, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 10 Sep 1992, Rushville, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Rushville, IL; Resident of Rushville; M. Newton Sowers Sr. on 15 Oct 1921 in Lewistown, IL, he died 15 Feb 1929; Fa.: Berchard Simpson; Mo.: Jennett Billingsley; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Irene Schisler of Roseville; six grand, seven great-grand and nine great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son: Newton Ray Sowers Jr.; one daughter: Della Closen; one brother: and two sisters.

SOWERS, Iona (Ottowa);b. 21 Feb 1908, Pike Co., IL; d. 7 Oct 1976, Barry, IL; Bu.: Green Pond Cem.; Resident of Pearl, IL; M. Hubert Earl Sowers on 5 Oct 1927, he died 29 Nov 1975; Fa.: Louis E. Ottowa; Mo.: Delphina Moyer; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Ronald (Barbara) Bradburn; and two grandchildren.

SOWERS, Russell C. "Buck";b. 9 Aug 1911, Ray, IL; d. 15 May 1987, Rushville, IL; bu.: Rushville Cem., Rushville, IL; M. Beryl Allison on 21 Mar 1930, he died 13 Jan 1973; Fa.: Ura Sowers; Mo.: Etna Jones; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Dale (Margaret) Wheelhouse of Rushville; one son: Floyd Sowers of Littleton; five grandchildren; one brother: Eldon Sowers of Peoria; one sister: Mrs. Lora Bergstrom of Austin, MN.

SOWERS, Steven Edward;b. 7 Jan 1949, Jacksonville, IL; d. 28 Jan 1979, Corpus Christi, TX; bu.: Green Pond Cem., near Milton, IL; Navy Veteran; A former Franklin, IL resident; Fa.: William Elwood Sowers; Mo.: Wilma Smith; Survived by his mother and a sister: Patricia Hadley of Nokomis.

SOWERS, Wesley H.;b. 10 Oct 1892, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 28 Dec 1977, Macomb, IL; bu.: (not given); Resident of Rushville, IL; M. Grace A. Howard (date & place not given), she preceded in death; Fa.: Isaac Sowers; Mo.: Frances Moore; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. LaVerne (Telsie) McCullough and Mrs. Murven (Thelma) Ogden, both of Rushville, and Mrs. Patsy McClelland of Elkhart, IN; 1 grandchild; these sisters and brothers: Mrs. Minnie Peterson of Plymouth, MI, Mrs. Florence Heaton of Macomb, Mrs. Carrie Skiles of Rushville, Clyde Sowers and Noah Sowers, both of Ogden, UT; Preceded by seven brothers and two sisters.


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