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From: "Vera Reeves" <>
Subject: Janie Smith
Date: Sun, 31 Jul 2005 19:21:07 -0500
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................... *2nd Wife of Wiley Franklin Smith:
....................... +Janie Welch b: July 17, 1888 in Arkansas m: January
23, 1920 in Izard Co., Arkansas d: May 30, 1953 in Arkansas Burial: Oxford
Cemetery-Oxford, Izard Co., Arkansas

Calico Rock Progress

Jun 5, 1953 - Mrs Janie Smith Dies at Home Here After Long Illness

Mrs Janie Smith, for several years a resident of Calico Rock
died at her home here Saturday, following a long illness. She was born in
this county July 17, 1888 being 64 years, ten months and 13 days of age.

She was married to Elmer Harkleroad, who preceded her in death
by several years. In January 1920 she was married to Wiley F. Smith of
Oxford. They moved to Calico Rock over 20 years ago. Mrs Smith was devout
member of the Church of Christ.

She is survived by her husband, Wiley F. Smith of Calico Rock;
two sons, Olaf Harkleroad, Hale Center, Texas and Vaden E. Harkleroad, Fort
Smith, Ark.; two daughters, Mrs Ima Jean Bowers, Little Rock, Ark., and Mrs
Veda Estes, Wasco, Calif.; two step-sons, Kirby F. Smith, Lake View, Ark.,
and Red N. Smith, Oklahoma City, Okla.; two step-daughters, Miss Marie
Smith, Oklahoma City and Mrs Velma Walker, Lansing, Mich.; one brother, John
W. Welch and one sister, Mrs Alice Blankenship both of Byron, Ark., and
eight grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted at the Church of Christ here at
2:00 o'clock Monday afternoon by Elder Frank Puckett. Following graveside
services burial took place in Oxford Cemetery, with the Hall Funeral Service
in charge of arrangements.

Pall bearers were: T. J. Puckett, A. H. Matthews, Hale Garner,
Cecil Brumitt and Ernest Wiseman.



Smith, Wiley 49

----------Janie 41

----------Marie 21 dau

----------Velma 18 dau

Harkleroad, Olaf 22 s-son

----------------Veda 13 s-dau

----------------Vaden 17 s-son

1920 shows S. Janie Harkleroad head of house with 4 children. Bessie born
about 1910 isn't listed in the 1930. My Welch information says Janie had 2
boys and 2 girls and one didn't live.

Sarah Jane Welch's parents were John L. M. Welch and Frances Pinkston.

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