Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Prestridge Smiths in:
 • Marianna Memorial Park Cemetery
 • Marianna
 • Lee County
 • Arkansas
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Ruth Mahan Prestridge Smith
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jun. 8, 1925
Tennessee, USA
Death: Aug. 21, 2005
Tennessee, USA

Ruth was the daughter of Angus Campbell Mahan, Sr. (1892-1976) and Ruth Freeman Mahan (1899-1977). She married 1st on 29 Oct 1945: Albert Emerson Prestridge (1918-1976). They had three children. She married 2nd on 2 Apr 1977: Lee Potter Smith (1919-2011).

Obituary in The Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN), Tuesday, August 30, 2005:

"RUTH MAHAN PRESTRIDGE SMITH, 80, of Memphis passed away August 21, 2005 at Methodist University Hospital. Graveside services will be held at Marianna Memorial Park at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 3, in Marianna, Arkansas. She leaves her husband, Lee Potter Smith and daughters Laura Prestridge of Memphis and Elizabeth Prestridge of Washington, D.C. Mrs. Smith was raised in Marianna and attended the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music. She married Albert Emerson Prestridge in 1945 and was widowed in 1976. In 1977 she married Mr. Smith and they divided their time between Memphis and Napls, FL. She had a lifelong love of music and was active in a number of church and community organizations in both Marianna and Memphis. The family requests that memorials be sent to the Christian Children's Fund." 
Family links: 
  Angus Campbell Mahan (1892 - 1976)
  Ruth Freeman Mahan (1899 - 1977)
  Albert Emerson Prestridge (1918 - 1976)
  Albert Emerson Prestridge (1954 - 1996)*
  Angus Campbell Mahan (1920 - 1984)*
  Ann Bennett Mahan Miller (1922 - 2007)*
  Ruth Mahan Prestridge Smith (1925 - 2005)
  George Freeman Mahan (1927 - 1997)*
*Calculated relationship
Ruth M Prestridge Smith
Home at Last
Jun 8 1925 - Aug 21 2005
May she forever rest in peace.
Marianna Memorial Park Cemetery
Lee County
Arkansas, USA
Created by: Leslie
Record added: Dec 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102775539
Ruth <i>Mahan</i> Prestridge Smith
Added by: Leslie
Ruth <i>Mahan</i> Prestridge Smith
Added by: Leslie
Ruth <i>Mahan</i> Prestridge Smith
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Gary
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service