Willard Oscar Smith

Willard Oscar Smith

Male 1915 - 2009  (93 years)

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  • Name Willard Oscar Smith 
    Born 11 Nov 1915  Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Jan 2009  Graham, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 3 Feb 2009  Graham, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11206  Casburn Family
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2017 

    Father Albert Oscar Smith,   b. 2 Oct 1881, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1943, Graham, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ruth Ella Casburn,   b. 28 Sep 1887, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1927, Graham, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 28 Jul 1908  Graham, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5252  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Clara Aline Shahan,   b. 15 May 1914, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 2008, Graham, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 17 Mar 1940  Graham, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Willard Kay Smith,   b. 30 Apr 1945, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 2017, Creede, Mineral County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Carol June Smith,   b. 23 Jul 1947, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1947, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     3. Sherrie Lynn Smith,   b. 3 Jul 1950, Graham, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1950, Graham, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F5332  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Willard Oscar Smith
    Willard Oscar Smith

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    Willard Oscar Smith and Clara Aline Shahan Smith
    Willard Oscar Smith and Clara Aline Shahan Smith

  • Notes 
    • W. O. and Aline Smith of Graham announce their 66th wedding anniversary March 17, 2006. They were married in Graham March 17, 1940. He was born in Newcastle and is a World War II veteran. She graduated from Graham High School. They are life-long residents of Graham and are members of Faith Center Assembly of God.

      Graham Leader
      Anniversary - Friday March 27, 2006
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      Name: Willard O. Smith, 93
      Died: Saturday, January 31, 2009, in Graham, Texas
      Willard O. Smith, 93, passed away Saturday, January 31, 2009 in Graham. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, February 3, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at Faith Center Assembly of God with Pastor Ladd Johnston officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.

      W.O. was born on November 11, 1915 in Young County, Texas to the late Albert Smith and Ruth (Casburn) Smith. He married Aline Shahan March 17, 1940 in Graham. W.O. was a Veteran of the U.S. Army serving during WW I.I He was a finish carpenter for many years and retired from Hexcel Corp. He was a member of the Faith Center Assembly of God.

      Survivors include: son, W.K. Smith and wife, Vickye of Graham; grandchildren, Jason Smith and wife, Michelle, Amy Moore and husband, Gary, Karen Smith and husband Chuck Noles all of Graham; great grandchildren, Vanessa Montano and husband, Eric of Grand Prairie, Justin Smith, Dustin Smith, Brittany Smith, Katie Noles, Rowdy Moore, Tommy Moore, Toby Moore, Ashley Moore, and Jennifer Moore all of Graham; great great grandchildren, Dominick, Zander, and Hunter and beloved family pet, Spunky.

      He was preceded in death by wife of 68 years, Aline Smith, daughters, Sherry Lynn and Carol June Smith, parents, Albert O. and Ruth Smith, brothers, Leon, Howell, Casburn, and Cleburne Smith, and sisters, Nina Chestnut and Alma Crow.