Loyd Edgar Smith

Published 5:00 am Monday, May 5, 2003

Services for Loyd Edgar Smith of Brookhaven are 10 a.m., Monday,May 5, at Friendship Baptist Church with burial in the churchcemetery.

Visitation is today from 5-10 p.m., and Monday from 8-9 a.m., atBrookhaven Funeral Home.

Mr. Smith, 72, died May 3, 2003, at King’s Daughters MedicalCenter. He was born in Lucien on Dec. 24, 1930, to Edgar Smith andFrances Posey Smith.

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He was retired from Georgia Pacific. He was a member ofFriendship Baptist Church.

Preceding him in death were his parents; and his brother andsister-in-law, Charles and Veta Grace Smith.

Survivors are his wife, Laverne Herring Smith of Brookhaven; hisson and daughter-in-law, Glen and Sharon Smith of Brookhaven; hisdaughters and sons-in-law, Elaine and Stanley Gipson of Petal, andNancy and Bill Haag of Brookhaven; his grandchildren, Shay and AmyGipson of Carriere, Chad Gipson of Petal, and Tracie L. Haag, HaleyHaag, Clancy Smith, and Marshall Morgan, all of Brookhaven; hisgreat-grandchildren, Sawyer and Carson Gipson of Carriere; and anumber of nieces and nephews.