James Marion Smith

James Marion Smith

Male 1923 - 2017  (93 years)
Person ID: I21111 


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  • Name James Marion Smith  [1, 2
    Born 7 Sep 1923  Grant City, Worth, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Apr 2017  His home, Grant City, Worth, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 8 Apr 2017  Grant City Cemetery, Grant City, Worth, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Siblings
     1. William Gene Smith (ID:I18792),   b. 24 Jun 1926, Harrisonville, Cass, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 2002  (Age 75 years)
     2. Betty June Smith (ID:I21695),   b. Abt 1927, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2012  (Age ~ 85 years)
     ½3. Duane W. Smith (ID:I19522),   b. Abt 1908, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. DECEASED

    Parents

    Family ID: F7609 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father Thomas Lawson Smith (ID:I19378),   b. 17 May 1882, Louisburg, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1949, Worth, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Roxie Lee Shields (ID:I21219),   b. 2 Feb 1902, Waldron, Platte, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1959, Garden City, Cass, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 12 Sep 1922  Cass, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 

    Other Personal Events

    Residence 1930  Harrisonville, Cass, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head: Son 
  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Sep 1923 - Grant City, Worth, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Harrisonville, Cass, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Apr 2017 - His home, Grant City, Worth, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 Apr 2017 - Grant City Cemetery, Grant City, Worth, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Source Citations

    1. [S1240] 1930 United States Federal Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Harrisonville, Cass, Missouri; Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 0013; FHL microfilm: 2340916.
      1930 United States Federal Census
      1930 United States Federal Census
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Harrisonville, Cass, Missouri; Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 0013; FHL microfilm: 2340916


    2. [S1251] Find A Grave, James Marion Smith.
      Jim passed away at the age of 93 years at his home in Grant City, MO, the son of Thomas and Roxie (Shields) Smith.
      He enlisted in the Marines on November 6, 1942. He served during World War 11 and received an honorable discharge on December 12, 1945.
      He married Arlene Summers on March 25, 1946. To this union two sons were born. Jim and Arlene lived in numerous places but settled in Grant City for most of their lives.
      He had a Sewing machine business on the square in Grant City. He went into construction working in the asphalt plant. Later he started his own business of insulating and painting homes.
      Jim loved to fish, hunt and read Western books.
      He was a member of the Baptist Church and had accepted Jesus as his Lord and Savior.
      Preceding him in death were his parents; twin siblings Bill Smith and Betty Trimbolt; infant grandsons James and Phillip Smith.
      Jim is survived by his loving wife of 71 years, sons Wayne (Norma) of Albany; Dean (Janell) of Grant City. Seven grandchildren; Tina (Jason) Allen of Albany; Tracy Smith of Grant City; Angie (Larry) Janssen of Albany, Mike (Mandi) Smith of Albany, Valeri (Shannon) Mumford of Gower, MO, Jimmy (Teasha) Smith of Albany, Kandy (Jason “Dink”) Abplanalp of Worh, 20 great-grandchildren, Kendra (Christian) Lewis, Alyssa (Brandon) Barry, Andrew, Andrea, & Jaron Allen, Dallas Monticue, Kendall Miller, Kaleigh, Hailey & Madisyn Janssen, Chloe & Graci Smith, Jasmine, Maverick & Harper Mumford, Kennleigh, Kadence & Kohen Smith, Wyatt & Lance Abplanalp; and 2 great-great-grandson, Mathew Lewis and Rylan Siddens.

      Funeral Services were held at Prugh-Dunfee Funeral Home, Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 2:00. Visitation at 1. Interment in Grant City Cemetery.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/14218567/james-marion-smith