. . . . . . . . . . Thomas W. A. Smith, 55, of 159-A Essex Street, a clerk in the Boston & Maine Railroad passenger department in the North Station, Boston, died yesterday at home [Lynn, Mass.] after a long illness. He had been employed by the B&M for 26 years. A native of Biddeford, Me., Mr. Smith had lived in Lynn for the past 35 years. He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Railway & Steamship Clerks. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Barbara M. (Watson) Smith, a daughter, Mrs. Marjorie V. Trecartin of Lynn, and a granddaughter. Services will be held on Wednesday at 2 PM at Mr. Smith's residence. Cremation will follow in Harmony Grove Cemetery, Salem. The ashes will be buried in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Saco, Me. . . . . . . . . . .