|Birth: ||Jun. 8, 1925|
|Death: ||Aug. 21, 2005|
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."
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)*
Ruth M Prestridge Smith
Home at Last
Jun 8 1925 - Aug 21 2005
May she forever rest in peace.
Marianna Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Leslie
Record added: Dec 29, 2012
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