Cecil Lee Smyly1

M, #9279, b. 11 March 1918, d. 2 August 1971
2nd cousin of Joseph Wayne Peery
     Cecil Lee Smyly was born at 7:30 pm on 11 March 1918 at Lyric, Liberty County, Texas.2,1 He was the son of Jesse Lee Smyly and Jessie Emily Whithers.1 He married Addie Gertrude Yarborough circa 1940.1 He was employed as General Chairman of a union.1 As of 1971, Cecil Lee Smyly and Addie Gertrude Smyly lived at 505 South 3rd Street, Silsbee, Hardin County, Texas.1 He died from advanced melanoma at 11:15 pm on 2 August 1971 at his home at 505 South 3rd Street, Silsbee, Hardin County, Texas, at age 53 years, 4 months and 22 days.1 He was buried on 4 August 1971 at Knupple Cemetery, Silsbee, Hardin County, Texas.1,3

Children of Cecil Lee Smyly and Addie Gertrude Yarborough

  • Sherry Faye Smyly4
  • Joanna Smyly4


  1. [S959] Cecil Lee Smyly, Texas Department of Health-Death Certificate.
  2. [S1323] Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1932, online search.ancestry.com, Name:     Cecil Smily
    Birth Date:     11 Mar 1918
    Gender:     Male
    Birth Place:     Lyres, Liberty, Texas, USA
    Father:     Lee Smyly
    Father Birth Place:     Colmesneil
    Mother:     Leoan Withers
    Mother Birth Place:     Bune, Texas
    Mother Residence:     Lyres.
  3. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 116355885 - Cecil L. Smyly.
  4. [S314] Texas, U.S., Birth Index, 1903-1997, online search.ancestry.com.