Funeral services for Marie Smith, 66 of Jefferson, TX will be conducted at the Heritage Baptist Church of Jefferson on Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 3:00 pm Officiating will be Bro. Michael Diedrich. Graveside services will follow at the Piney Cemetery. Visitation will be at the church on Saturday evening from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
Mrs. Smith entered into rest on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at her residence after a sudden illness. She was born in Newton, TX but grew up in Vernon Parish Louisiana. Marie then moved to Jefferson where she and her family have lived for many years. She was a licensed cosmetologist who loved to cook, bake, cut hair, and shop. Most of all she was a loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be greatly missed.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Jack Smith and Bill Walker; her parents, Mabel and Clarence Smith; one daughter, Jennifer Lynn Walker; two sisters, and one brother. She is survived by three daughters, Diane Walker, Cheryl Bowen and husband Kenneth, and Angela S. Gordon; two sons, Todd Walker and wife Carmen, and Jack D. Smith and wife Kimberly; grandchildren, Cory and Dylan Walker, John and Kimberly Gordon, Dustin and William Hatley, Joseph and Jeffery Smith, Casey Watson, Mikela Craver and husband Jesse, Brittney Knoble, Leigh, Jaden, and Juicy Walker, Taylor Whitfield, Farah Currie and Ariel Green; great-grandchildren, Xavier, Benjamin, Logan, Bailey, Stetson, Grayson, Daniel, and Ada; two sisters, Lou Haney, and Sue Bean; two brothers, Buddy and Mike Smith, and a host of friends.