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Waldo Franklin Smith

Macon County, Missouri, USA
Death 27 Oct 1943 (aged 65)
Fulton, Callaway County, Missouri, USA
Burial Fulton, Callaway County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 100012394 · View Source
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Missouri Telegraph-1942:

Waldo F. Smith, operator of the Palace Hotel here, has been named a member of the Callaway Selective Service Board to succeed Judge J.E. Moore, who recently resigned.

Appointed by Governor Forrest C. Donnell and approved by President Roosevelt is one of the original members of the board when it was formed in the fall of 1940. The other two members of the board are H. Crowson, Chairman and Dr. E.L. McCluer.

Missouri Telegraoh-1942:

Waldo F. Smith, owner of the Palace Hotel, is building a storm vestibule on the west side of the building at the entrances of the offices of Anderson and Baker, insurance and real estate and the Red Cross.

Mr. Smith said this is art of the hotel building has been the most difficult to keep warm and the new addition is expected to obviate the trouble in the future . The vestibule is removed at the approach of warmer weather in the spring.

Missouri Death Cert#34352:

Waldo Franklin Smith, 65 years, 4 months and 27 days old, of the corner of 5th and Market Streets, Fulton, died at 9:00am on October 27, 1943 at his home.

Dr. Greene D. McCall, of Fulton, pronounced death caused by Arteriosclerosis, Pasllar Artery, Brain, Calcarious Degeneration followed by Paralysis contributed to by Cardiac Insufficiency. Diagnosis confirmed by Xray. The informant was Mrs. Eugenia Smith, spouse of the deceased.

Mr. Smith was born May 30, 1878, in Macon County, the son of Franklin and Elizabeth (Titus) Smith, born in Lewiston, Maine and Macon County, Missouri. He was united in marriage to Eugenia and she survives him. Mr. Smith was a hotel manager.

Arrangements were under the care of Glen Y. Maupin Funeral Home in Fulton. Burial was in Hillcrest Cemetery.




  • Created by: Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100012394
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Waldo Franklin Smith (30 May 1878–27 Oct 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100012394, citing Hillcrest Cemetery, Fulton, Callaway County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri (contributor 47312484) .