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 Marcus Lucious “Mark” Smith

Marcus Lucious “Mark” Smith

Assumption, Christian County, Illinois, USA
Death 11 Nov 1947 (aged 75)
Arnold, Custer County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Arnold, Custer County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 30582575 · View Source
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Funeral services for Mark L. Smith, 75, who died at the Arnold hospital on Tuesday, November 11 were held from the Methodist church in Arnold on Thursday, November 13, with Rev. E. N. Littrell officiating.

Pall bearers were Clark Andre, Russell Morton, Myron Auble and Irvin Johnson, Joe Brosius and William Brosius. Honorary pall bearers were George Hughes, Nick Brosius, Pete Mellon, A. L. Auble, P. G. Houghton and Ed Salisbury.

Music was furnished by Mrs. Victor Auble, Mrs. Ray Ricketts, Wm. Rosentrater and Don Smith, accompianied by Mrs. John Dennis.

Death Notice, Nov 1947, "Arnold Sentinel" (Arnold, Custer Co., NE)

Burial was in the Arnold cemetery.

Mark L. Smith, son of Andrew and Elizabeth Smith, was born in Assumption, Illinois on May 2, 1872 and died at the Arnold hospital on November 11, 1947 at the age of 75 years, six months and nine days.

He had made his home on Garfield Table since coming here with his parents in 1884.

He was married to Aura Fox at Garfield on February 1, 1898, and four daughters, two of whom preceded their father in death were born to this marriage.

Mr. Smith is survived by his widow; two daughters, Mrs. Alfred Bloomquist of North Platte and Mrs. Orville Rockwell of Gandy; one brother, Ike of North Platte; and three sisters, Mrs. Minnnie Dillon, Mrs. Kitty Claudson and Mrs. Lester Joy, all of Arnold.

He is also survived by two grandchildren and many other relatives.


Married: Aura Pearl Fox on 1 Feb 1898 at Garfield Table, Lincoln Co., Nebraska.





  • Created by: Marsha Hanson Dillon
  • Added: 14 Oct 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30582575
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marcus Lucious “Mark” Smith (2 May 1872–11 Nov 1947), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30582575, citing Arnold Cemetery, Arnold, Custer County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Marsha Hanson Dillon (contributor 46953066) .