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Mary Elizabeth Smith

Wednesday, January 31, 2007

May 1, 1913-Jan. 30, 2007

Mary Elizabeth Smith, 93, Greencastle, died Tuesday at Putnam County Hospital.

Born in Poland, she was the daughter of Perry and Lola (Cagle) Bullerdick.

A graduate of Brazil High School, she retired in 1968 from Mallory. She had previously worked at Angwell Curtain Factory, G.C. Murphy's the Ball Bros. Zinc Mill, and Allison's in Indianapolis during World War II. She was a member of the United Church of Christ, Poland, the Third Wednesday Club and the Four Leaf Clover Club.

She married Carl Albert Smith on July 6, 1936. He died July 6, 1983.

Surviving are a son, Donald W. Smith and wife Mary Ellen, Greencastle; brother Forest Bullerdick and wife Virginia, Poland; sister Ellen Wellings, Franklin; a granddaughter, two great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and brother Kenneth Bullerdick.

Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home, Greencastle, with Rev. Jennifer Amy-Dressler officiating. Burial will be in Boone Hutcheson Ceme-tery.

Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.