|Birth: ||Oct. 22, 1861|
|Death: ||Dec. 20, 1947|
Madison County Record, Huntsville, AR. Thur, 1 Jan. 1948
"Squire John Smith (commonly known as Uncle John) was born Oct. 22, 1861, near Witter, Madison county, Ark. and died near the Cove school house at the home of a son, Dec. 20, 1947. He passed away at the old home, where he had spent his entire life, except six years.
He married Abbie Burnett Feb. 11, 1883. Surviving him are 9 children, Mrs. Martha Lane, Westville, OK.; Mrs. May Coulter and Mrs. Julia Chase, Benicia, CA; Mrs. Addie Hamilton, Stilwell, OK; Mrs. Cassie Kaylor, Las Vegas, Nevada; Mrs. Charley Smith, Pettigrew; Mrs.Elva Silvis, Huntsville; Mrs. Alpha Barker, Combs; also 46 grandchildren, 75 gr-grand children. His wife and one daughter, Turley preceded him in death. He was a faithful Christian and affiliated with the Christian Union church.
Burial was in Cove Cemetery Dec. 22, with the Bruce Brashears Funeral Home of Huntsville in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers were; Lavon, Loy, and L. D. Smith, Arlie Silvis, Cannon Lane and Loyd Chase.
He was the son of William Asburry Green and Melissa (Williams) Smith.
Children of John & Abbie:
Martha Smith Lane
Surelda "Mae" Smith Burnett Coulter
Julia Smith Chase
Addie Smith Hamilton
Cassie Smith Kaylor
William Charlie Smith
Mittie Ellen "Ella" Smith Silvis
Vida Edna Smith Johnson
Turley Smith Miller
Alpha Ora Smith Barker
William Asburry Green Smith (1825 - 1912)
Malissa Jane Williams Smith (1827 - 1906)
Abigail Burnett Smith (1862 - 1943)*
Martha Amanda Tennessee Smith Lane (1884 - 1961)*
Surelda Maebell Smith Coulter (1886 - 1976)*
Julia Myrtle Smith Chase (1888 - 1963)*
Adaline Desdimona Smith Hamilton (1890 - 1980)*
Cassie Ann Smith Kaylor (1892 - 1958)*
William Charles Smith (1894 - 1984)*
Vida Edna Smith Johnson (1895 - 1985)*
Mittie Ella Smith Silvis (1897 - 1984)*
Turley Malley Smith Miller (1901 - 1930)*
Alpha Ora Smith Barker (1904 - 1994)*
Martha Emeline Smith Cowan (1849 - 1928)*
Simon Peter Smith (1854 - 1925)*
Surelda Jane Smith Cowan (1856 - 1947)*
Mary Ellender Smith Holland (1858 - 1940)*
Squire 'John' Smith (1861 - 1947)
Margaret Desdamona Smith Burnett (1867 - 1903)*
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Record added: Aug 22, 2009
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Martha Stotts a distant relative is buried here also obit The springale News 7/21/11 age 77. The Jordan Correspondent in the Huntville Republican says she died the same day as Ruth Moore McKnight 1887-1911|
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Flowers from Powell, Wyoming where your daughter is buried.|
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