Friday, December 2, 1977
Howe - Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at First Baptist
Church of Howe for Jewell Arthur "Jude" Smith, 81, who died at his Howe
home Thursday. Services will be conducted by Rev. Sam Randolph of
Howe First Baptist church with burial in the Van Alstyne Cemetery.
Services are under the direction of Waldo Funeral Home.
Mr. Smith was born in Fannin County, son of Mr. and Mrs. John A.
Smith. He married Alma Pearl Williams April 19, 1923, in Van Alstyne.
He had been a railroad employee for many years and retired at the closing
of the interurban system. He was a member of Howe First Baptist Church.
Pallbearers, all nephews, will be Rodney Smith, Truett Townley,
Darrell Walker, Billy Wayne Smith, Eugene Smith and Durdeil Smith.
Survivors are wife of Howe; son, Jewell Wayne Smith of Palm Beach,
Fla.; daughter, Mrs. Nelda Bumgardener of Carthage; brothers, Homer Smith
of Whitewright and Ernest Smith of Sherman; and a sister, Mrs. Lorene Grisham
The family will be at the funeral home from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday
and other times at the residence, 566 N. Branch, Howe.