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August 6, 1957 - February 20, 2012

BRUCETON: Lyndel Eugene Smothers, 74, died Monday, February 20, 2012 at Life Care in Bruceton. Mass was celebrated Friday, February 24, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Camden with Father Joey Kaump officiating. Burial followed in Carroll Memorial Gardens near McKenzie.

Mr. Smothers was born August 6, 1937 in Buena Vista to the late Delmar Ras Smothers and Alma Odelle Clark Smothers. He was a retired insurance agent, member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, former member of Bruceton Masonic Lodge #731 and Bruceton Order of Eastern Star Adah Chapter #314.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Clara King; and one brother, Sherrell Smothers.
Survivors include: his wife, Patricia Anne Tezak of Bruceton; two daughters, Susan Martin of Glendale, Arizona and Clara Flaming of Denver, Colorado; one son, Kirk Smothers of Broklyn, New York; and five grandchildren.

Bruceton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. [Source: McKenzie Banner]