|Birth: ||May 12, 1840|
|Death: ||Feb. 10, 1920|
Wife of William Blackburn Smithers, married May 23, 1861. Blackburn her husband died, January 29, 1920.
Mrs. Theresa Smithers, widow of William B. Smithers, died at 2:50 o'clock Tuesday morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Sylvester Davis, 1214 Greenbush Street, of pneumonia. Her husband died on January 29. Mrs. Smithers was born in Kentucky May 12, 1840, and was united in marriage with W. B. Smithers in that state on May 23, 1861. She had made her home with her daughter for the past twelve years. Besides the daughter, four sons survives, but with all be prevented from attending the funeral, except J. T. Smithers, of Bowling Green, Ky., and F. M. Smithers, of Indianapolis, are both ill with influenza and there is a death in the family of the other son, E. A. Smithers, of Terre Haute. The funeral will be conducted from the home of Mrs. Davis Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock, Rev. L. L. Rogers will be officiate and burial will be in the Soldiers' home cemetery.
Indiana Soldiers Home Cemetery
Created by: Thelma Brooks Morgan
Record added: Aug 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15495461