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Tommy Lou Smith Leggett

Graveside services for Tommy Lou Smith Leggett, of Brookhaven,are 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, at New Salem Church of ChristCemetery in Brookhaven.

Visitation is Wednesday from 10 until 10:30 a.m. at RiverwoodFamily Funeral Service.

Mrs. Leggett, 72, died Dec. 8, 2008, at her residence. She was bornon Oct. 18, 1936, to Clovis Swilley and Francis Dearman SwilleyGriffin.

She was in management. She was a member of New Hope Church ofChrist.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husbands, Rudolph”R.J.” Smith Jr. and Rayford Leggett; and a brother, DwenSwilley.

Survivors are her sons, Rudy Smith and wife, Amy, of Brookhaven;and Joel Smith, of Shreveport, La.; her brothers, Howard Griffin,of Brookhaven, Michael Griffin and Richard Griffin, both ofGulfport; her sisters, Karen Herrin, of Wiggins, and Peggy Johnson,of Tacoma, Wash.; her seven grandchildren, Michele Camarata,Catherine Carlisle, Shannon and Jody Sapluadbo, Jeremy and DawnRobbins, R.J. and Sharon Smith, Toby and Jackie Smith and StevenSmith; and her eight great-grandchildren.