Laura Ellen Smith
Submitted by : Carole Haywood
PADUCAH SUN THURSDAY , MAY 12, 1960
MRS. LAURA SMITH, WIDOW OF RIVER CAPTAIN DIES
Mrs. Laura Ellen Smith 92, widow of Capt. Joe Smith, died at 11:15 p.m. Wednesday at her home, 329 Lizzie St.
Born in Union City, Tenn., Mrs. Smith was a member of First Christian Church here.
She is survived by seven sons, Dennis, Nelson and Billy Smith, all of Paducah, Harry Smith of Alaska, Rodney Smith of California, Melvin and Everett Smith of Detroit, Mich.; three daughters, Mrs. Harry J. McFaul of Florida, Mrs. R.E.King of Dallas, Tex., and Mrs. Irene Ullock of Detroit; 13 grand children; 36 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Lindsey Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Wilton (Pete) Keeling and the Rev. Terry Clapp officiating. burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Friends may call at Lindsey's.