|Birth: ||Sep. 9, 1911|
|Death: ||Jul. 19, 2009|
OBITUARY - Plain Dealer
Edith Mae Smith, 97, of Timbercrest Retirement Community in North Manchester Indiana died at 11:40pm Sunday, July 19, 2009 at Timbercrest Healthcare Center. She was born September 9, 1911 in Wabash County, Indiana to Carver R. and Etta C. (Thomas) Smith.
She married Earl D. Smith in North Manchester, Indiana on September 12, 1930; he died December 10, 1987.
She attended Chester High School in North Manchester. Edith worked six years at General Electric in Fort Wayne and 29 years at Heckman Bindery in North Manchester. She was a member of the Calvary United Methodist Church in Bippus, Indiana. She lived 50 years in Bippus before moving to Timbercrest in 1989.
She is survived by two children, Kenneth L. (Dottie) Smith of Wabash, and Doretta Urschel of North Manchester; five grandchildren, Kevin (Melinda) Smith of Mt. Etna, Indiana, Randall Smith of Fort Wayne, Indiana, Richard (Dianne) Fox Jr. of Urbana, Indiana, Daniel (Linda) Fox of North Manchester, Sheri Dee (Jack) Stell of Huntington, Indiana; brother, Rollin (Montra) Smith of Kokomo, Indiana; three sisters, Goldie Frohriep of Sturgis, Michigan, Cleo Maple of North Manchester, Luella Huffman of Wakarusa, Indiana; eight great-grandchildren, six great-great-grandchildren, and two great-great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Glen Smith, Claude Smith, and Alva Smith, and her sister Ethel Briner.
Funeral services will be held at Timbercrest Chapel, 2201 East Street, North Manchester on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 at 2:30 p.m. with Pastor J.P. Freeman officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Servia. Friends may call 1 hour prior to the service. Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Bender Chapel, 207 W. Main Street, North Manchester. Preferred memorial is North Manchester First Brethren Church.
Carver Roscoe Smith (1885 - 1965)
Etta C. Thomas Smith (1889 - 1984)
Earl D Smith (1908 - 1987)*
Cleo L Smith Maple (1910 - 2010)*
Edith Mae Smith Smith (1911 - 2009)
Rollin L Smith (1916 - 2013)*
Glenn P Smith (1919 - 1919)*
Claude Edwin Smith (1921 - 1995)*
Maintained by: Dawn Comstock
Originally Created by: v f
Record added: Dec 25, 2008
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