Rison, May 30 - Nathan Smith, 76 years old, former county treasurer, died last night at the home of his son, C.P. Smith of Rison. He was county treasurer for eight years and was prominent in Masonic circles, having been master of his home lodge for 28 years.
He is survived by three sons, J.E., C.P., and P.N. of Rison, and two daughters, Mrs. N.A. McKinney and Mrs. Tiney Lewis. Funeral services were conducted today at Moore's church by the Masons.
Submitted by Jann Woodard
Source: Arkansas Gazette, 31 May 1913