Mrs. D.H. (Amanda) Smith
Submitted by Donnie Pickard
Van Buren County Democrat
March 26, 1936
Mrs. Amanda Smith
Mrs. Amanda Smith, aged 79, beloved wife of Rev. D. H. Smith, died suddenly at her home in Pee Dee Community, three miles east of Clinton, at nine o'clock Thursday night, March 19th, 1936. Interment was the Weaver creek Cemetery Saturday morning, funeral services being conducted by Rev. Claude Jenkins of Formosa.
Mrs. Smith had been in ill health for some time suffering of heart trouble and other ailments. Shortly after retiring for the night she told her husband she felt a smothering spell coming on and believed she would set up awhile, expiring within a few minutes after getting out of bed.
Mrs. Smith was a good Christian lady, a devoted wife and mother and was loved and respected by all who knew her besides her companion she is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Tom Ward, of the Pee Dee community, and two granddaughters, and a host of friends and other relatives.