|Birth: ||Oct. 7, 1925|
|Death: ||Jan. 28, 1991|
Obituary: The Miller County Autogram-Sentinel, Thursday, Jan. 31, 1991
Logan Ellis Smith, 65, of Grand Junction, Colo. died Monday, Jan. 28, 1991 at his home. He was born Oct. 7, 1925 in Horton, Kan. to Waid J. and Minnie J. Nixdorf Smith. His mother survives in Grand Junction. On April 15, 1945 he was married in Olathe, Kan. to Betty Messersmith, who also survives at the home.
Mr. Smith had owned and operated Sith's Hillcrest Café in Tuscumbia. He moved to Grand Junction, Colo. in 1978 where he was the maintenance and building supervisor for Mesa Federal Savings and Loan and Mesa National Bank. He was a member of the Grand Junction First Christian Church, the Tuscumbia Lions Club, the Missouri Restaurant Owners Association and Elks Lodge 575 in Grand Junction, Colo.
Other survivors are three sons, John Michael Smith and Roger Dale Smith, both of Grand Junction, Colo., and Don Ellis Smith of Des Loge; a brother, Martin Dale Smith of Grand Junction, Colo.; a sister, Judith D. Campbell of Grand Junction, Colo.; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Tuscumbia Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Phillips Funeral Home in Eldon.
Contributed by Juanita Lowrance.
Minnie Jane Nixdorf Smith (1903 - 2003)
Betty Lou Messersmith Smith (1927 - 2011)*
Husband of Betty Lou Messersmith, Son of Waid and Minnie J Nixdorf Smith
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David M. Habben
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