Henry Smith

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  • "Dear Esther, What great memories I have of our tennis..."
    - Jeannine Eckert
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    - Joseph P. Cameron
  • "The Citadel family has lost another good man."
    - Roy DeHaven
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J. Henry Stuhr Mount Pleasant Chapel
1494 Mathis Ferry Road
Mount Pleasant, SC

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SMITH, Henry Col. Henry D'Arcy Gerstell Smith (USAR), 92, a retired professor at The Citadel, and husband of Esther Huether Smith, of Mt. Pleasant, SC, passed away on Saturday, June 28, 2008. All services will be private. Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL. Col. Smith was born July 28, 1915 in Baltimore, MD, son of the late Harry B. L. Smith and Nelly Gerstell Smith. He was an U.S. Army veteran, having served faithfully in WWII and the Korean Conflict. He received his Masters Degree from Johns Hopkins University, followed by a PhD from Harvard University. A professor at The Citadel, Col. Smith was a Life Member of the 3rd Armored Division, the US Tennis Association, and Super Senior Tennis. He is survived by his wife Esther Huether Smith. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Michael C. Smith and Julian S. Smith of Baltimore, MD. The family requests memorial messages be written to the family by visiting our website at www.jhenrystuhr.com. Visit our guestbook at www.charleston.net/deaths.
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Mount Pleasant, SC   (843) 881-9293
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