Mary E <I>Frank</I> Smith

Mary E Frank Smith

Somerset County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 21 Mar 1935 (aged 90)
Champaign County, Illinois, USA
Burial Downs, McLean County, Illinois, USA
Plot Lot 42 - Block 1
Memorial ID 65982208 · View Source
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Pantagraph - March 22, 1935

Mrs. Mary E. Smith Dies in Champaign

Mrs. Mary E. Smith, daughter of Jacob and Catherine Frank, pioneer residents of Bloomington, died at noon Thursday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Fred Rayburn of Champaign. Death was due to complications of age.

Mrs. Smith was born at Somerset, Pa, April 5, 1844. Mrs. Smith was the last of a family of nine children.

In 1874 she was united in marriage with John A. Smith of Bloomington, who with son, Harry F., preceded her in death. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Fred Rayburn of Champaign, and one son, Ed J. Smith of Downs. There are also several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Smith was a member of the Downs Methodist Episcopal church. She had spent a greater part of her life there.

The funeral will be held at the Downs church at 1:30 p. m. Saturday. Burial will be made in Hopewell cemetery near Downs.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary E Frank Smith (5 Apr 1844–21 Mar 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 65982208, citing Hopewell Cemetery, Downs, McLean County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Michael McCain (contributor 46857394) .