Jearl Smith
Funeral Date: 11/6/2010

Obituary:
Jearl Smith, age 68, of North Crossett, AR. died Wednesday November 3, at Medical Center of South Arkansas in El Dorado, AR. Born December 29, 1941 at Moro Bay, AR. a son of the late Roy Smith and Etta Hogue Smith. He was retired from A.O.P. (Arkansas Oregon Pneumatics) with 38 years of service, member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church, was a graduate of Hermitage High School and loved fishing, hunting, gardening and spending time with his family and friends. Also, preceding him in death was a brother Herman “Hammer” Smith. Survivors are his wife Sue Oden Smith whom he married November 18, 1989. Three daughters Marilyn Smith and spouse Bruce, Crossett, AR., Becky Johnson and spouse David, Hamburg, AR., Lisa Anderson and spouse Mike, Cabot, AR. One brother Roy Lynn Smith and spouse Donna, Moro Bay, AR. One sister Wynoka Ann Smith and spouse Sambo, Hilo, AR. and 16 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and a favorite fishing buddy “Granny” Retha Oden and a host of nieces and nephews. Funeral service was 10:00 a.m. Saturday November 6, at Mt. Olive Baptist Church in North Crossett with Rev. Eric Hodge, Rev. Mike Anderson, and Rev. Billy Bell officiating. Music was provided by Ann Bell and Greg Oden. Burial was in Marsden Cemetery (Bradley County), by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Pete Williams, Jerry Williams, Brent Sharrick, Sambo Smith, Jared Connor, and Bud Holderfield. Honorary pallbearers were Jason Holderfield, Kerry Stanley, Richard Edwards, Roy Rodgers, Mike Jones, and Gene Deal. Memorials preferred Marsden Cemetery Association C/O Charlotte McClelland; 113 Scotta Street Warren, AR. 71671.

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Name: Carl Sivils
Message: Your family are in our prayers. God Bless.

Name: Debra Cooke
Message: I am praying for you and your family. Love Deb

Name: Tina Dunn
Message: Ms. Sue, I'm very sorry for your loss. I will pray for your broken heart and for comfort and strength. I will always have memories of you guys dancing, very graceful and full of life. Please let me know if there is anything that I can do for you or your family. I love you! You are a very strong lady. Tina Dunn

Name: Vickie Rowe
Message: Sue: I am praying for your family. Love you and God Bless

Name: Levie Angle
Message: Wynoka,I'm so sorry about Jearl passing away. You all will be in my prayers.

Name: Bubba, Lisa & Norma Jean
Message: We are very sorry to hear about Jearl. Just know he is in a better place now,where he will suffer no more. We are thinking of you all. With love and prayers.

Name: Tonya Barnett
Message: Mrs. Sue, I am so sorry! I will continue to pray for you and your family. Remember our talks and find comfort in knowing this is not the end.

Name: Tammie Cotham
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with all the family. Jearl was one of a kind. I never saw him when he didn't have a smile on his face. My love to you all.

Name: Greg & Janet Harton
Message: Sue, Thoughts and prayers are being sent your way today. May you find comfort in the wonderful memories you & Jearl have shared together.

Name: Jennifer Handly
Message: Wynoka, prayers are with you and your family.

Name: Gayle Gulledge
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Name: Gayle Gulledge
Message: Sue and family: I am so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and praying that God will wrap His arms around you and comfort you.

Name: Nadine Johnston
Message: Sue,Wynoka, & Family. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Jeral was one of my classmates of 1959 and was loved by all of us. We were a very close class always enjoyed getting together and talking with each other. Our loss is Heavens gain and we will look forward to seeing Jeral again one day in Heaven. Love always, Nadine Scroggins Johnston

Name: Cheryl Loveless
Message: Sue, You & Jearl are very special to me. Yall were always smiling when I saw yall. Please keep your smile and remember all the precious memories. May our Lord wrap his Arms around you and provide peace & comfort to you. Love ya.

Name: Doyle and Patty Coody
Message: Our hearts and prayers are with you all during this time and the days ahead. Love you all.

Name: Thomas & Barbara Rice
Message: Wanoka, Roy Lynn, Sue and Family, We are so sorry about Jearl passing away. May God Bless you all.

Name: Sherry Ferrell Hays
Message: Wynoka and family, So sorry for your loss. You are in my thougts and prayers.

Name: amanda hammons
Message: Mrs sue: The girls of Tobacco Outlet extend our sympathy and prayers to you during your time of loss.

Name: Nora Johnson
Message: Sue we were heartbroken to hear of your loss. Jearl was such a happy fun loving person he will be greatly missed. You and your family are in our prayers for comfort and strength. I love you dearly.

Name: billy sawyer
Message: ms.sue i didnt know would have been there. jearl was a good man, so soory for your lost god bless you. billy sawyer & family