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William Alva Smith
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1901
Crawford County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jul. 9, 1960
Washington County
Oregon, USA

Last Rites Held For W. Smith

Last rites for William Alva Smith of North Plains were held Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Sunset Chapel of Donelson, Sewell & Hammack Mortuary. Al Craig of the Church of Christ, Hillsboro, officiated and a group from the church sang.
Concluding service and interment was at Fir Lawn cemetery, Hillsboro. With Bill Wilson, Doug Norwood, Ray Bob Dodd, Joe Watts, Leo Smith and Crandle Sisco serving as casket bearers.
Mr Smith died at a local hospital after a lenghty illness.
He was born at Midway, Kansas January 16, 1901 to Joseph Albert and Mintie Bell Warren Smith. He was married at Mulberry, Kansas June 18, 1925 to Miss Martha Ellen Hartman he worked as a Kansas coal miner for 20 years and the past 20 years did general farm work.
Surviving are the widow, Martha Ellen, North Plains; his mother, Mintie Bell Smith, Girard, Kansas; two sons, Richard Leroy and Jimmie Dale, of North Plains and six daughters Alma and Mrs. James (Alice) Belk, North Plains; Mrs. Glenn (LaRee) Connely, Portland. Mrs. Ted (Rosella) Rice, Scapoose; Mrs. Curtis (Georgia) Owenby, Dale City, California, and Mrs. James (Daisy) Phelen, Firebaugh, Calif; also 14 Grandchildren and one great grandchild 
Family links: 
  Joseph Albert Smith (1875 - 1946)
  Mintie Belle Warren Smith (1879 - 1971)
  Blanche Valda Lucas Rhine (1903 - 1992)
  Martha Ellen Hartman Smith (1905 - 2004)*
  Lillie June Smith Kobel (1922 - 1988)*
  LaRee Smith Connely (1927 - 1986)*
  Rosella Smith Rice (1928 - 2002)*
  Georgia Fern Smith Owenby (1930 - 1978)*
  Alla Alice Smith Schmidlin (1933 - 1995)*
  James Dale Smith (1938 - 2012)*
  Alexander Joe Smith (1898 - 1898)*
  Ruby Belle Smith Riley (1899 - 1970)*
  Arthur Thomas Smith (1899 - 1920)*
  William Alva Smith (1901 - 1960)
  Daisy May Smith (1904 - 1906)*
  Sylvia Marie Smith Keeney (1906 - 1976)*
  Okla Pearl Smith Medlin (1909 - 1992)*
  Charles Edman Smith (1911 - 1961)*
  Rollie Calvin Smith (1914 - 1998)*
  Violet Irene Smith Ulatan (1918 - 2003)*
  Roy Harding Smith (1920 - 2007)*
*Calculated relationship
Fir Lawn Cemetery
Washington County
Oregon, USA
Created by: Chris Bergstrom
Record added: Apr 22, 2012
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William Alva Smith
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