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Earl Louis Smith

Earl Louis Smith

Male 1933 - 2008  (74 years)

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  • Name Earl Louis Smith 
    Born 19 Oct 1933  Marble Rock, Floyd Co., IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Jan 2008  Hampton, Franklin Co., IA; burial:West Side Cem.,MarbleRock,FloydCo.,IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11484  forneyclark
    Last Modified 13 Aug 2020 

    Father George Clifford Smith,   b. 24 Nov 1908, McConnell, Stephenson Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1983, FloydCo.Mem.Hospital,CharlesCity,FloydCo.,IA;burRoseHillCem.,Greene,ButlerCo.,IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Henrietta Alice Fink,   b. 3 Aug 1909, Grundy Center, Grundy Co., IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1996, NorthIowaMercyHealthCen,MasonCity,CerroGordoCo,IA;burRoseHillCemGreeneButlerCoIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1932  Beaver, Polk Co., IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4546  Group Sheet

    Family Betty Mae Vorhes,   b. 3 Mar 1936, Marble Rock, Floyd Co., IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 2005, Mason City, Cerro Gordo Co., IA; burial:West Side Cem.,MarbleRock,FloydCo.,IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Children 
     1. Shirley A. Smith,   b. Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. George Clifford Smith, Jr.,   b. 6 Jul 1956, Heidelburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 2014, Mackinaw,TazewellCo.,IL;burial:see notes:MackinawTwpCem.,Mackinaw,TazewellCo.,IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. Doyle Eugene Smith,   b. 31 Jul 1957, Charles City, Floyd Co., IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 2016, Belmond,WrightCo.,IA;Cremated:see notes:West Side Cem.,MarbleRock,FloydCo.,IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     4. Living Smith
    Last Modified 13 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F4485  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Smith, Earl Louis (1933-2008) & Harry Andrew Smith (1935-2008)
    Smith, Earl Louis (1933-2008) & Harry Andrew Smith (1935-2008)
    Group photo, which includes (boys, L-R) Earl Louis Smith & Harry Andrew Smith, came from

    https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/94161616/george-clifford-smith and was added to that site by SFC Shirley Ann Smith.
    Maintained by: SFC Shirley Ann Smith
    Originally Created by: Gini Bradley
    Added: 24 Jul 2012
    Find A Grave Memorial 94161616

    Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 13 November 2018), memorial page for George Clifford Smith (24 Nov 190814 Sep 1983), Find A Grave Memorial no. 94161616, citing Rose Hill Cemetery, Greene, Butler County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by SFC Shirley Ann Smith (contributor 49130752).
    Vorhes, Betty Mae (1936-2005) & Earl Louis Smith (1933-2008)
    Vorhes, Betty Mae (1936-2005) & Earl Louis Smith (1933-2008)
    2-Persons/ Wedding photo (L-R) of Betty Mae Vorhes Smith & Earl Louis Smith was taken in 1953 and came from the Ackley/ Vorhes/ Smith Archives by SA Smith.
    Smith, Earl Louis (1933-2008) & Shirley A. Smith
    Smith, Earl Louis (1933-2008) & Shirley A. Smith
    2-Persons photo of (L-R) Shirley A. Smith & Earl Louis Smith was taken in Germany and came from the Ackley/ Vorhes/ Smith Archives by SA Smith.

  • Notes 
    • Source:
      SA Smith's sources for information about Earl Louis Smith:
      Service
      Korean War
      DD 214 Recorders Office Floyd County, IA
      DD 214 Recorders Office Franklin County, IA
      Original DD 214 in possession of SA Smith
      Original Discharge in possession of SA Smith
      Original Marriage Certificate in possession of SA Smith
      Original Birth Certificate in possession of SA Smith
      Original SSN Card in possession of SA Smith
      Original Death Certificate in possession of SA Smith
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      Source:
      SA Smith:
      Earl Louis Smith
      Parents
      George Clifford Smith
      B 24 Nov 1908 McConnell, Stephenson County, Illinois
      D 14 Sep 1983 Floyd County Memorial Hospital, Charles City, Floyd County, Ia
      Bur Rose Hill Cemetery, Greene, Butler County, IA
      Married 24 Dec 1932

      Henrietta Alice Fink
      B 3 Aug 1909 Grundy Center, Grundy County, IA
      D 25 Jun 1996 North Iowa Mercy Health Center, Mason City, Cerro Gordo County, IA
      Bur Rose Hill Cemetery, Greene, Butler County, IA
      ********
      Source:
      SA Smith:
      Family: Doyle Edgar Vorhes/Lorraine Veonne Ackley

      Child 1 Dean William "Pete" VORHES
      B 30 Jul 1932 Marble Rock, Floyd County, IA
      D 15 Feb 1995 Iowa City, IA
      Bur West Side Cemetery, Marble Rock, Floyd County, IA
      Spouse Living
      Child 1 Living
      Child 2 Living

      +++++
      Child 2 Living VORHES
      Spouse Wendell Ward Crooks
      B 19 Jan 1930 Chickasaw County, IA
      D 31 Mar 1982 Charles City, Floyd County, IA
      Bur Sunnyside Memory Gardens, Charles City, Floyd County, IA
      Child 1 Living
      Child 2 Living
      Child 3 Living
      Child 4 Living
      Child 5 Living
      +++++
      Child 3 Betty Mae VORHES
      B 3 Mar 1936 Marble Rock, Floyd County, IA
      D 7 Sep 2005 Mason City, Cerro Gordo County, IA
      Bur West Side Cemetery, Floyd County, IA
      Spouse Earl Louis Smith
      B 19 Oct 1933 Marble Rock, Floyd County, IA
      D 9 Jan 2008 Hampton, Franklin County, IA
      Bur West Side Cemetery, Marble Rock, Floyd County, IA
      Child 1 Living Smith

      Child 2 George Clifford Smith Jr
      B 6 Jul 1956 Hiedleburg, Germany
      D 28 Oct 2014 Mackinaw, Tazewell County, Illinois
      Bur Mackinaw Township Cemetery, Mackinaw, Tazewell County, Illinois
      Memorial stone on parents lot 100, West Side Cemetery, Marble Rock, Floyd County, Ia
      Spouse 1 Linda Sue Wyant
      B 4 Apr 1958
      D 11 Dec 2016 Mount Washington, Bullitt County, Kentucky
      Cremated
      Child 1 Living
      Child 2 Living
      Spouse 2 Living
      Child 1 Living
      Child 2 Living
      Child 3 Living

      Child 3 Doyle Eugene Smith
      B 31 Jul 1957 Charles City, Floyd County, IA
      D 26 May 2016 Belmond, Wright County, IA
      Cremated
      Memorial stone on parents lot 100 Marble Rock, Floyd County, IA
      Divorced
      Child 1 Living
      Child 2 Living

      Child 4 Living Smith
      +++++++
      Child 4 Patricia Rae VORHES
      B 15 Jul 1938 Greene, Butler County, IA
      D 19 Mar 1987 Aurora, Arapahoe County, Colorado
      Bur Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado
      Spouse Harold Eugene "Gene" Barnes
      B 18 Oct 1932
      D 18 Apr 1988 Aurora, Arapahoe County, Colorado
      Bur Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado
      Child 1 Living
      Child 2 Living
      Child 3 Living
      Child 4 Living
      ********
      Sources:
      In general, SA Smith researched at Floyd County Court House, Charles City, Floyd County, Ia; birth records, death records, marriage records
      and also got information from:
      Death certificates
      Marriage certificates
      Birth certificates
      Cemetery tombstones
      Family Bible family info
      Cemetery records
      Obituaries



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