Gladys L. Smith - Monette

Wednesday, March 8, 2006

Gladys L. Smith, 66, of Monette, died Monday, Feb. 27, 2006, at Monette Manor Nursing Center. Born in Manila, she lived in the Monette area a lifetime. She had worked at American Greetings for 22 years. She was a member of Monette First Baptist Church and was a member of the Eastern Star.

Survivors include her husband, Jinks Ray Smith of the home; a daughter, Terri Pollard of Memphis, Tenn.; sisters, Katherine Tidwell and Jewell Davis, both of Texarkana, Texas; brothers, Athel Parker of Manila and Bobby Parker of Texarkana; and a grandson, Dillon Pollard, of Memphis.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Leona Brown Parker; and brothers, Cecil Parker and Arthur Parker.

The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Gregg Funeral Home Chapel in Monette with Rev. Captain Lovell officiating. Burial was in Monette Cemetery.

Pallbearers were the Men's Sunday School Class of Monette First Baptist Church.

Personal condolences may be sent to the Smith family at