Shelby Newton Highsmith obit
S. N. Highsmith Dies At Age 75 In Hospital Here Shelby Newton Highsmith, of RFD 4, Mt. Vernon, died at 8:10 a. m. today at Jefferson Memorial Hospital, where he had been » patient for the past three days. Mr. Highsmith, a farmer, was 75 years, ten months and 18 da.vs of age. He was born August 31, 1878 in Jefferson county, the son of Cyrus and Cinderella (Shelton) Highsmith. He was married in Jefferson county November 24, 1912 to Vivian Morris, who survives. Mr. Highsmith, a lifetime resident of Jefferson county, was a member of the Central Church of Christ. Funeral arrangementa were incomplete. incomplete. Besides his wife, he is survived survived by one son, Shelby Herbert Herbert HJehsmith of the U. S. Naval Air Force; five daughters, Mrs. Lawton Taylor, Wilma L. Highsmith and Doris Vivian Highsmith of Mt. Vernon, Mrs. Kenneth McCowen of Waltonville Waltonville and Mrs. Vernon Loy of Vancouver, Wash.; five brothers, Arthur and Charles of Mt. Vernon, Vernon, Sam of Haywarden, Iowa, Alva M. of New Plymouth, Idaho and George of Mtssouri; one Bister, Mm. W. W. Walte of Mt. Vernon; and seven grandchildren. grandchildren. .