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SMITH CREEK (Shelby County). Smith Creek rises eight miles southeast of Timpson in northwestern Shelby County (at 31°51' N, 94°17' W) and flows northeast for seven miles to its mouth on Flat Fork Creek (at 31°54' N, 94°15' W). The surrounding area has nearly level to moderately steep terrain surfaced by clayey and loamy soil and heavily wooded, with pines and various hardwoods predominating.

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