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Dorcas Smith

Submitted by James M. Johnson
© 2006

Source:  Sumner County Archives Obituary Collection

Portland, Tennessee
Services for Mrs. Dorcus Harper Smith, 81, will be at 1 pm today at Smith Chapel Templow community, Tenn. with burial in Templow Cemetery.  (8-11-1972) Mrs. Smith died Friday in Sumner Memorial Hospital after a long illness.  She is survived by a brother, Roy Harper, Gallatin, Tenn.  The body is at Wilkinson/Wiseman Funeral Home.

*Note from Submitter:  "Miss Dorcas" helped my grandmother, Mrs. Lela Smart Johnson, prepare and serve all our Easter and Christmas family dinners.  I have such fond memories of her. She was gentle, kind and a good family friend.  She is buried in the Harper Cemetery south of Westmoreland. - jmj 

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