Terry Lee Smith

Monday, December 22, 2014

Terry Lee Smith, 69, of Piggott, Ark., passed away December 20, 2014, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark.

She was born on March 11, 1945, in Camp Atterbury, Ind., and was the daughter of the late Henry Hitt and Geneva Dale (Graddy).

She was united in marriage to Tommy Smith on Sept. 14, 1963, and to this union three children were born.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Tommy Smith; parents, Henry Hitt and Geneva Gray; stepfather, Leland Gray and stepbrother, Vernie Mack Gray.

She enjoyed quilting, gardening, spending time with grandkids and participating in all of their extra-curricular activities.

Survivors include her children: Tim Smith and wife Freda of Dothan, Ala., Tony Smith and wife Sherri of Newtown, Penn., and Tory Shirley and husband Jeremy of Paragould, Ark.; eight grandchildren: Lee Ann Taylor and husband Jonathan of Dothan, Ala., Amanda Lewis and husband Jimmy of Dothan, Ala., Autuam McCurry and husband Jon of Rector, Ark., Ashley Mucklo of Bellefontaine, Ohio, Kacy, Rachel and Abigail Smith of Newtown, Penn. and Shayna Beaver of Paragould, Ark.; five great-grandchildren: Thomas, Makayla, Jacob, Gracie and Aynslea; sister, Joe Ann Olds and husband Terry of St. Francis, Ark.; stepsister, Polly Ozbun of Harlingen, Tex. and many other relatives and friends.

A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 22, 2014, in the Piggott Cemetery in Piggott, Ark. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements.

In lieu of flowers the family suggest memorials to The Children's Home, 5515 Walcott Road, Paragould, Ark., 72450, or give online at www.childrenshomes.org