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Ella Jane Smith Forren
Birth: Aug. 10, 1899
Blue Sulphur Springs
Greenbrier County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 10, 1973
Beckley
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA

Ella Jane Forren Succumbs at 74

MEADOW BRIDGE (RNS) - Mrs. Ella Jane Forren, 74, of Meadow Bridge, died Saturday in a Beckley hospital after a long illness.

Born at Blue Sulphur Springs, Aug. 10, 1898, was a daughter of the late Jake and Betty Clingman Smith.

She was a member of the Meadow Bridge United Methodist Church and Order of Eastern Start Lodge No. 104.

Survivors include her husband, Lon; seven daughters, Mrs. Elsie Mae Young of Palmeroy, Ohio, Mrs. Betty Bailey of Rock Falls, Ill., Mrs. Mildred Bowyer of Danese, Mrs. Gaye Pope of Rock Falls, Ill., Mrs. Thelma Sproles and Mrs. Leda Hann, both of Carrolton, Va., and Miss Marie Foreen (sic), at home; five sons, Fred of Brenton, Charles of Rock Falls, Ill., Verl of Philippines, Clinton of Meadow Bridge and Joe of Windgate, N. C.; one sister, Mrs. Nannie Stickler of Charleston; two brothers, Ed and Lawrence, both of Rainelle; 28 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

Service will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Meadow Bridge Untied Methodist Church with Rev. Homer Elkins and Rev. James Yates in charge. Burial will be in Patton Memorial Cemetary at Meadow Bridge.

Friends may call at Smathers Funeral Home in Rainelle afetr (sic) 5 p.m. today.

OES members will conduct graveside rites.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Wesley Smith (1870 - 1954)
  Betty Ann Clingman Smith (1871 - 1951)
 
 Spouse:
  Lonnie Esco Forren (1896 - 1987)
 
 Children:
  Thelma Belle Forren Sproles (1922 - 1998)*
  Freddie Esco Forren (1923 - 2011)*
  Charles Wesley Forren (1924 - 2002)*
  Vearl Edward Forren (1926 - 1999)*
  Clinton Gilbert Forren (1928 - 2005)*
  Betty Katherine Forren Bailey (1930 - 1990)*
  Mildred Fern Forren Bowyer (1934 - 2015)*
  Laura Jane Forren (1936 - 1936)*
  Nellie Marie Forren (1939 - 2012)*
  Dorothy Gaye Forren Pope (1942 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ella Jane Smith Forren (1899 - 1973)
  Emma Mae Smith Holcomb (1904 - 1968)*
  James Addison Smith (1906 - 1972)*
  Lawrence Wesley Smith (1908 - 1990)*
  Benjamin Lee Smith (1919 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Patton Cemetery
Meadow Bridge
Fayette County
West Virginia, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 37.86551, -80.86127
 
Created by: Forren Intrigue
Record added: Jan 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13116854
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