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Mary Emma "Marie" Smith Banks
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Birth: Aug. 26, 1909
Wilson
Okmulgee County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 1995
McAlester
Pittsburg County
Oklahoma, USA

She moved to Crowder with her parents in 1922. She married John Murray Banks in 1933 in Gainesville, TX. She earned a Bachelors and Masters degree at East Central University in Ada. She taught school for five years in Okmulgee and Pittsburg Counties, but the last 29 years were spent teaching in the Crowder school system. She was past Matron of Eastern Star and had received her 50 year pin in 1991. She is survived by a daughter, Mary Jane and husband Thomas Duff of Crowder; sons, Tom and wife Kathryn Banks of Ft. Smith, AR, Bob and wife Jeanetta Banks, and Bill and wife Lee Banks all of Crowder. Also sisters in law, Mabel Johnson and Ruth Giaudrone, both of McAlester. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jay B. Smith (1870 - 1940)
  Sarah Emma Blann Smith (1877 - 1954)
 
 Spouse:
  John Murray Banks (1905 - 1985)*
 
 Children:
  John Robert Banks (1936 - 2012)*
  Mary Jane Banks Duff (1938 - 1997)*
  William Banks (1944 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Married Oct. 27, 1933
 
Burial:
Crowder Cemetery
Crowder
Pittsburg County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: MillieBelle
Record added: Mar 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18688887
Mary Emma Marie <i>Smith</i> Banks
Added by: MillieBelle
 
Mary Emma Marie <i>Smith</i> Banks
Added by: MillieBelle
 
 
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