Francis Earl Smith

Francis Earl Smith

Birth
Escatawpa, Jackson County, Mississippi, USA
Death 14 Dec 1998 (aged 97)
Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, USA
Burial Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 46504636 · View Source
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Francis Earl Smith, a former local businessman, died Monday at his residence. He was 97.

Smith was a native of Escatawpa, Miss., and a longtime resident of Mobile.

In 1937, he founded Smith Electric Co. and spent more than 50 years in the business arena.

He was involved in various civic organizations and was a lifetime member of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

He is survived by one son, Francis Mader Smith of Mobile; two daughters, Dorothy Elizabeth Shannon of Wichita, Kan., and Carole Hope Phillpott of Dallas, Texas; two sisters, Mabel Irene Davis of Kansas City, Mo., and Etta Krebs Mack of Escatawpa, Miss.; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Services are scheduled for 11 a.m. today at Radney Funeral Home on Dauphin Street. Burial will be in Pine Crest Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Mobile Register (AL) - Saturday, December 19, 1998


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  • Created by: Carolyn
  • Added: 10 Jan 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 46504636
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Francis Earl Smith (21 Nov 1901–14 Dec 1998), Find a Grave Memorial no. 46504636, citing Pine Crest Cemetery, Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Carolyn (contributor 47153996) .