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Stanley Eugene SMITH

Lawrence Memorial Park (a.k.a. Lane) Cemetery
Lawrence County,

Stanley 12 Jun 1942 - 09 Nov 2020

1) Juanita (Clairday) Smith
2) Hazel (Rutledge) Smith

Stanley Eugene Smith son of Walter Harla Smith and Zora Gladys (Ponder) Smith.

Stanley Eugene Smith
June 12, 1942 - November 9, 2020

Stanley “Stan” Eugene Smith, 78 of Hoxie, died November 9, 2020 in the Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Walnut Ridge.

Born June 12, 1942 in Rose Bud; son of Walter Harla and Zora Gladys Ponder Smith. He was raised in the Egypt area and he enlisted in the National Guard and served eight years in the Army National Reserve. Stan had a Doctor degree in the Theology and was a Baptist Preacher, Evangelist, active in a Christian Quartet, and an Insurance Salesman. He loved to preach God's word, sing hymns, study Genealogy and Indian Ancestry, and enjoyed being a fisherman in the outdoors.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Juanita Clairday Smith; and his second wife, Hazel Rutledge Smith.

Survivors include two daughters, Cara (Jeff) McConnell of Michigan, Teri (Jere) Jones of Pocahontas; four grandchildren, Dana Marie (Bryan) Cook of Memphis, Jonathan (Cassidy) Jones of Walnut Ridge, Joshua Jones of Pocahontas and Caitlin McConnell of Michigan; seven great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; one sister, Carolyn Gilpin of Broken Arrow, OK; several nieces and nephews; a many other relatives and friends.

Funeral Service will be Friday, November 13, 2020 at 1 P.M. in the Gethsemane Baptist Church in Walnut Ridge with Bro. Derek Collins, Bro. Roger Fred, and Bro. Jonathan Jones officiating. Interment will follow in the Lawrence Memorial Park.

Obituary provided courtesy of Bryan Funeral Home Hoxie, Lawrence County, Arkansas. Published 11 Nov 2020 © 2020 Bryan Funeral Home

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Contributed on 11/11/20 by denise.bratcher63
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Submitted: 11/11/20 • Approved: 11/12/20 • Last Updated: 11/15/20 • R1350153-G0-S3

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