Ethel Marie Smith

Published 5:00 am Monday, August 5, 2002

Services for Ethel Marie Smith of Pickens are 2 p.m., Wednesday,Aug. 7, at Brookhaven Funeral Home Chapel with burial in MacedoniaBaptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation is Wednesday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the funeralhome.

Mrs. Smith, 77, died Aug. 4, 2002, at St. Dominic’s Hospital inJackson. She was born in Pickens on Dec. 8, 1924, to Robert SaxonRiley and Louvinia Williams Riley.

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She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Catholic faith.

Preceding her in death were her parents; and her husband, JamesEdmund Smith.

Survivors are her daughter, Angela Marie Holmes of Pickens; hersister, Mary B. Hertz of Ballwin, Mo.; her stepmother, OretherRiley of Picayune; her half-sisters, Peggy Smith of Picayune andMartha Sheffield of Carriere; her half-brother, Robert Saxon Jr. ofCarriere; her stepsisters, Eloise Bond of Ozona and Louise Nelsonof Picayune; and three grandchildren.