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Mary Ann Rowland Smith
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Birth: May 15, 1859
Chambers County
Alabama, USA
Death: May 27, 1942
Denton County
Texas, USA

Mother of:
Rowland Newton Smith
Thomas Howell Smith
Eula Mae Smith Fikes
Margaret Emma Smith Hurst
Annie Elizabeth Smith Button

Pioneer Woman of Rule Dies in Denton

RULE, May 28.--(Spl)--Funeral services were to be held from the First Methodist church here Friday morning for Mrs. W. D. Smith, 83, who died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. W. L. Button in Denton early Thursday morning.

The services will be conducted by the pastor, the Rev. Shan M. Hull. Burial will be in the Rule cemetery beside the grave of her husband, who died several years ago.

Mrs. Smith was a pioneer of Rule. She had made her home with her son, Tom Smith, who lives north of this city up until last fall, when she fell an fractured a hip and was taken to Denton to the home her daughter, Mrs. Button.

The body was brought overland in Gauntt's ambulance late Thursday afternoon.

Survivors are two daughters and a son. They are Mrs. Button, Tom Smith, and Mrs. May Fikes of Granger. She is also survived by eight grandchildren. All were expected here to attend the funeral Friday.

Family links: 
  Peter Monroe Rowland (1820 - 1882)
  Ann MacDaniel Hill Rowland (1832 - 1920)
  William Daniel Smith (1856 - 1939)
  Thomas Howell Smith (1880 - 1952)*
  Eula May Smith Fikes (1885 - 1960)*
  Margaret Emma Smith Hurst (1890 - 1924)*
  Annie Elizabeth Smith Button (1894 - 1981)*
  Sara Elizabeth Rowland Abernathy (1849 - 1891)**
  Peter Monroe Rowland (1857 - 1918)*
  Mary Ann Rowland Smith (1859 - 1942)
  Selina Hill Rowland Denham (1861 - 1905)*
  Virginia Lee Rowland (1864 - 1938)*
  Mattie Bonner Rowland Farr (1866 - 1947)*
  Robert Gibson Rowland (1868 - 1956)*
  Sidney Johnson Rowland (1870 - 1964)*
  Margaret H. Rowland Lindsey (1872 - 1929)*
  Alice E. Rowland McClendon (1874 - 1959)*
  Waid Hill Rowland (1877 - 1881)*
*Calculated relationship
Rule Cemetery
Haskell County
Texas, USA
Created by: Cherryl
Record added: Aug 27, 2007
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Mary Ann <i>Rowland</i> Smith
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