We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Thursday, May 3, 2001 for 90 year old Edith
Smith of St. Louis, MO, formerly of Ellis Grove, IL, who died Saturday,
April 28, 2001 at the Bethesda Dilworth Nursing Home in St. Louis, MO.
Born December 7, 1910 in Randolph County, IL, the daughter of Frank and
Jennie (McElwain) Brown. She married Harry Smith on June 12, 1931 in Ellis
Grove, IL and he preceded her in death.
Survivors include one son, Robert Smith of St. Louis, MO. One daughter,
Lois George of St. Louis, MO. One brother, Ira Brown of Ponca City, OK. One
sister in law, Velma Brown of Huntsville, TX. Five grandchildren and seven
great grandchildren also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one brother, four
sisters, one son in law and one granddaughter.
Friends may call after 5pm Wednesday, May 2, 2001 at the Schroeder
McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester, IL.
Funeral services for Edith Brown will be Thursday, May 3, 2001 at 11am at
the Schroeder McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester, IL with Rev. Marvin
"Bud" Bennett officiating. Burial will be in the New Palestine
Cemetery in New Palestine, IL.
Memorials can be made to the New Palestine Methodist Church or to donorís