unknown undated newspaper clipping in grandma grace's book
in her own writing "my cousin"
Elsie Lucile Smith, 89, died April 21, 1992, in the Foxwood Springs Health Center, Raymore in Cass County, where she lived. Services will be held at 11a.m. Friday at the Potwin (Kan.) Christian Church; burial in McGill Cemetery, Potwin. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the Blackman Chapel. The family requests no flowers and suggests contributions to the Fellowship of John in care of the Budd Park Christian Church. Mrs. Smith was born in Bethany, Mo., and lived in Butler County, Kan., before moving to Raymore in 1983. She was a graduate of Emporia (Kan.) State Teachers College. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She was a member of the Potwin Christian Church. Survivors include a daughter, Karen J. Yount, Kansas City; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.