Zoe L Hackett Smith

  • Birth 10 Dec 1891 Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, USA
  • Death 23 Nov 1942 Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
  • Burial Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
  • Plot X-26A
  • Memorial ID 89111477

--Eldest of 7 children of Jeremiah "Jerry" Hackett & wife Ida Maxwell. Zoe's father was a moulder at iron foundries and they moved for his work. They moved to Pittsburgh when Zoe was very young and then back to Birmingham by 1896. They moved to Charlotte about 1904.
--Zoe married George T. Smith. They had 2 children: George T. Jr and Zoe.

Charlotte Observer Nov 24, 1942 A15
"Mrs. Zoe Smith Funeral Today"

Funeral services for Mrs. Zoe H. Smith, 51, wife of George T. Smith, who died yesterday morning at 2:45 o'clock in a local hospital, will be held this afternoon at 3 o'clock at the Douglas and Sing chapel, conducted by Dr. Charles A. McClure, pastor of Caldwell Memorial church. Burial will be in Elmwood cemetery.

Pallbearers will be W.E. Price, Reginald L. Price, J.B. Brinckell, Dr. W.W. Craven, Dr. J.C. Estridge, and C.R. Teal.

A native of Alabama, Mrs. Smith was formerly Miss Zoe Hackett. She had lived in Charlotte for many years. She was a member of Caldwell Memorial Presbyterian church.

Surviving Mrs. Smith are her husband, George T. Smith; one son, George T. Smith, Jr.; one daughter, Zoe H. Smith; and five sisters, Mrs. O.P. Littell, Mrs. R.L. Frazier, Mrs. Dorothy Dagenhart, Mrs. Earl Elson, and Mrs. Egbert Cook, all of Charlotte.

Family Members

Gravesite Details Research by Jeffrey Houser revealed that Zoe and George Smith are buried in X-26A, but their graves are mismarked since markers in place are for another Smith couple, Cyril and Leila.





  • Maintained by: LJH
  • Originally Created by: Susan I. Grills
  • Added: 25 Apr 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 89111477
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Zoe L Hackett Smith (10 Dec 1891–23 Nov 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 89111477, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by LJH (contributor 47026700) .