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Emma Summers Smith
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Birth: May 15, 1867
Crossland
Calloway County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Apr. 2, 1953
Dresden
Weakley County
Tennessee, USA


The death angel so sweetly bore the soul of Emma Summers Smith back to god who gave it on April 2,1953. She was the oldest daughter of Rev. Lawson and Bettie Summers of the Ore Springs community an was Born May 15,1867 in Cross land, Kentucky. She professed faith in Christ in early childhood and united with Thompson Creek Baptist Church . Later she moved her membership to West Union Baptist Church,where she remained until her death.She married Robert(Bob) Smith on October 8,1895.He proceeded her in death some twenty-six years ago. To this union were born three children:Nolie,Lester,and Mary Louise. Nolie and Mary proceeded her in death. Lester is the only son and child left who resides on the old homestead,Dresden, Route 2 at whose home she was residing at her death. She was a loving mother, a good neighbor, and was loved by all,as was spokenso many times by her good neighbors the day she was lay in state in Mr. and Mrs. Lester Smith's home. She leaves one son and his loving companion(Sylvanie) who was so devoted to her to the end. four grandchildren,one great grandchild; three brothers,D. Summers, Dresden;Lawson,Cottage Grove, and J.F. Summers, Martin;two sisters, Mrs. Jodie Smith and Mrs. M.E. Taylor, Dresden, and a host of nieces and nephews. She was tenderly laid ti rest in West Union cemetery by the side if her husband April 3 at 2 o'clock with Rev. T.A. Peery,Rev. Cacye Pentecost and Rev. J.H. Grissom, her pastor,officating. Bowlin and Riggs in charge.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Robert Smith (1869 - 1929)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Louise Smith (1907 - 1908)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West Union Cemetery
Dresden
Weakley County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 03, 2012
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Emma <i>Summers</i> Smith
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