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William Preston Smith
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Birth: Jan. 22, 1883
North Buffalo
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 1954
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA

William P. Smith, 71, died at his home at 4:55 p.m. Friday (April 16, 1954) following a long illness. Mr. Smith was born January 22, 1883 in North Buffalo Township, a son of Hamilton and Ann Weaver Smith. He served as Commissioner of Armstrong County during the years 1940-1944, and until his recent illness was manager of John Hones Farm Implement store, Butler. Surviving Mr. Smith is his wife, Mrs. Florence Benton Smith; the following children, Carl Smith of Butler, Mrs. Sharon Bowser of Worthington, Fred E. Smith of Clarion, Mrs. Donald Lasher of Applewold and Mrs. Kenneth Rupp of Kittanning RD 1. Fifteen grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren also survive as does a sister, Mrs. Thomas Boyd of Freeport; and two brothers, Frank O. Smith of Kittanning RD 1 and Robert R. Smith, Kittanning. Friends may call at the Smith funeral home, where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Rev. O.J. Fleming, D.D., pastor of United Presbyterian Church, of which Mr. Smith was a member, will conduct the service. Burial will be made in the family plot in Lawn Haven Memorial Park.

From: The Simpson's Leader-Times, Kittanning, Pennsylvania, Saturday, April 17, 1954, Page 7
Family links: 
  Levi Hamilton Smith (1844 - 1917)
  Annie Elizabeth Weaver Smith (1848 - 1912)
  Florence M. Benton Smith (1887 - 1972)
  Carl Franklin Smith (1906 - 1981)*
  B. Annabelle Smith Lasher (1916 - 2004)*
  Clara Belle Smith Shearer (1876 - 1939)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Smith Toy (1878 - 1963)*
  Mary Anna Smith McCracken (1880 - 1954)*
  Anna Mary Smith McCracken (1880 - 1954)*
  William Preston Smith (1883 - 1954)
  Frank O Smith (1885 - 1966)*
  Robert Ralston Smith (1888 - 1965)*
*Calculated relationship
Lawn Haven Burial Estates
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section C
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Record added: Jun 03, 2009
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