Gwen Smallmon

Monday, January 16, 2017

Gwen Smallmon, 70, of Rector, Ark., passed away Thursday, January 12, 2017, at her home.

She was born on October 8, 1946, in Kennett, Mo., to the late Homer Slyvester and Ethel (McNeil) Pollard.

She was united in marriage to Paul Smallmon on Sept. 7, 1962, and to this union three children were born.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Curtis Juvell Pollard and Burley Ray Pollard, and one sister, Bonnie Sue Crittenden.

She is survived by her husband, Paul Smallmon of the home; two daughters, Paula Smallmon, and wife Kathy Myers Smallmon, of Rector and Clarisa Jane Church, and significant other Kelly Cooper, of Niles Mich.; one son, Paul Cameron Smallmon, and wife Marna, of Niles Michigan; grandchildren, Cameron Paul Smallmon, Conrad Lee Smallmon, Maranda Sue Smallmon, Ashley Nicole Church, Roger Paul Church, Ty Vaughn Myers and Abagail Fannie Lou Halley Myers Smallmon; one great-granddaughter, Elizabeth Lynn Davis; a brother, James Pollard of McDougal, Ark.; a sister, Barbara Ellen Aldrich, and husband Jerry, of Mississippi and many other relatives and friends.

At the request of the family, no services will be held.

Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements.