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Welcome to the Smith Family Page!

Updated: 09 May 2012

If you have information (births, marriages, deaths, obituaries, photographs, diaries, etc.) on the Smith and related families, please contact Jim Adams for inclusion on this site.

Connection to the Adams family: Bildad Adams (03 April 1765 - 1826 & Mary Haynes (16 April 1769 - 07 Sep 1822) were the 3rd Great-Grandparents of Barbara Jean (Smith) Sissem.

Obituary of Barbara Jean (Smith) Sissem
  COLDWATER -- Barbara J. Sissem, 80, of Coldwater died Wednesday, July 28, 1999 at Maple Lawn Medical Care Facility. She was born December 28, 1918 in Union City, the daughter of Archie and Aimee (Palmer) Smith. She was a homemaker. Mrs. Sissem lived most of her life in Branch County. She loved sewing, kniting and collecting dolls. She especially loved dogs and spending time with her grandchildren. She married Harold Sissem on February 8, 1941 in Ohio. She was preced in death by her parents; a sister, Margaret Watts; brothers, James Smith and Donald Smith. She is survived by her husband, Harold; daughters and sons-in-law Beverly (Ken) McLaughlin and Gayle (Stan) Longstreet of Coldwater, Kathy (Robert) Neer of Bedford, Ind.; 9 grandchildren, Scott (Suzie) VanBlarcom, Tod (Donna) Van Blarcom, Cindy VanBlarcom, Rhonda (Michael) Smith, Shanon, Stacey, Stan, Amy and Alaina Longstreet; 4 great-grandchildren, Spencer Reese, Brittnee, Brian and Jeromy VanBlarcom.
  Visitation is Friday, July 30, 1999 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Dutcher Funeral Home. Services are Saturday, July 31, 1999 at 11 a.m. at Dutcher Funeral Home, Pastor Don Brown from Northview Christian Church officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery. Memorials to the Humane Society, 969 Wildwood rd., Quincy, Mich. 49082