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Carrie Laverne Smith

Services for Carrie Laverne Smith of Harahan, La., were 4 p.m.,Saturday, Feb. 28, at Brookhaven Funeral Home Chapel.

Mrs. Smith, 61, died Feb. 22, 2004, at her residence. She wasborn in Lincoln County on March 17, 1942, to W. Vernon Smith andIva Pearl Case Smith.

She was a registered nurse at Ochsner Hospital in New Orleansand later became a case manager.

Preceding her in death were her parents.

Survivors are her daughters and sons-in-law, Pam and SteveCatalano of Harahan, La., Melissa Stoufflet of New Orleans; hersisters, Margaret Watts of Denham Springs, La., Imer Jean Kimble ofVicksburg, Nita Smith and Betty Walker, both of Brookhaven; abrother, C. Marcell Smith of Brookhaven; her grandchildren, BriceCatalano, Collin Catalano, Allie Catalano, and Russell Guidroz; ahost of nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Jerry Smith.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American CancerSociety.