|Evelyn R. Smith|
Mrs. Evelyn Rose Smith, 86, died at her home in Newfield on Sunday after a long illness. She was born in Mexico on Jan. 16, 1887. Her parents were Frank and Marella Blount Rose. She spent her early life in this vicinity. She was employed at Milo Graves Jewelry Store and the Kellogg Monument Works in Mexico. For the past 40 years she has lived in Newfield where she had owned and managed a grocery store. She was the widow of Luther Smith, formerly of Oswego. Mrs. Smith is survived by a daughter-in-law, Mrs. Alfred Olli of Newfield, a grandson, Michael Smith of Allenville and two great-grandchildren. The funeral will be held at the Newfield United Methodist church. Grave-side service will at 11 a.m. on Thursday at the Daysville Cemetery. The Palladium-Times, Tuesday, July 31, 1973, p 20 col 4.