ALLENDALE, S.C. - Mrs. Maple Owens Smoaks, 77, died May 12, 2003. Services will be Saturday at Near River Baptist Church. Burial will be in Smart Cemetery. Survivors include daughter, Rose Edna Elmore sons, Eugene Smoaks and Gifford Smoaks Jr.; sisters, Lee Bell Turner and Lillie Mae Squire; brother, Charlie Laury; 12 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren. Cave Funeral Services Inc.
The Augusta Chronicle May 16, 2003