Obits For The Smith Surname
From Tate County, Mississippi
Rosa Lee Craddock Smith
The Tate County Democrat June 20, 1935
Funeral Services for Mrs. Rosa Lee Smith, 62, who died at Memphis last Thursday of an acute heart attack were held from Greenleaf Methodist
Mrs. Smith, a native Tate Countain, was well known, loved and respected throughout this county, as was indicated by the large crowd which attended the last sad rites and the floral offerings sent in tribute to her useful life.
The Rev N. N. Maxey pastor of Greenleaf Church officiated at the obsequies and his words of praise for Mrs. Smith provided a source of comfort for her loved ones in their bereavement.
Interment was in Greenleaf Cemetery, with Pate and McCormick, local morticians, in charge of arrangements.
Pall bearers were: Harold Jackson, L W Mosby, Dewitt Walker, D P Scott, C W Glenn and Robert G Wheeler.
Survivors include her husband, T M Smith and two daughters, Mrs. W D Wooten, Coahoma, and Mrs. C W Brisco, Granada.
Obit of Era Underwood Smith
The Democrat January 22, 1987
Era Underwood Smith, 89, of Arkabutla, widow of Tom E. Smith, died Jan. 14 at Senatobia Convalescent Center. The interment was in Surette Cemetery, Jan. 15, with Rev. Charles Cavanaugh officiating. C. O. Pate Funeral Home was in charge.
She leaves her daughter-in-law Mrs. Marie S. Smith, Jackson, Miss., 2 grandchildren, Sandra L. Holleman, Jackson, Patricia S. Wideman, Jackson, and 4 great grandchildren.
Pallbearers: Tommy Veazey, Otis Thomas, Harry House, Jerry Baker, Frank Jones and William Riley Moore.
Updated March 2, 2012
Tate County Coordinators: Syble Embrey & Marie Carlton
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