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Friday, August 16, 2013

Viola Pruitt and Johnny Smith

Viola Pruitt Smith with her husband Johnny Smith, who was Lillie Smith Bates' brother. Lillie, Johnny and their many siblings were born in the late 1800s and early 1900s to Savannah Bates and Alexander Newton Smith. They are all mentioned in our book, Angels Among Us.


  1. Violar Pruitt Smith and Johnny Smith- Lillie Smith Bates is Johnny's sister.

    The Bethel (Buster) Bates children Barbara, Floyd, Thomas and Gene.

    Pastor of Sunlight Baptist Church for 1949-65 Rev. Herbert Brown and his wife Opal and their grandson visiting with Grandma Lillie and Ethel

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