A Lifetime + Reached By St. James Parish Resident

By Joanna Fuchs

On April 2, 2017, Mr. Cal Smith reached the age of 104, a decade +4. Smith was born on April 6, 1913 to the union of Cornelius and Virginia Smith. He had 5 siblings, all deceased. He is known as the “Can Man” in Brookstown and Welcome as for years he recycled can from the sides of the road and levee. Smith’s birthday was celebrated at Brookstown Hall with a family and friends. He was present with a proclamation by former.

 

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