Frances A. Smith
Funeral Date: 4/12/2014

Frances A. Smith age 79, of Warren, AR died Friday, April 11th, at the St. Vincent’s Infirmary in Little Rock, AR. She was born August 13th, 1934 in Brown, Oklahoma a daughter of the late John Dewey Burr and Florence Evelyn Stintson Burr. She was retired from LaDonna’s Sports Ware and a member of the Church of Christ, she loved to cook and was a excellent quilter which was her enjoyment. Also preceding her in death was her husband William Lee “Billy” Smith whom she married May 30, 1951 in Durant, OK and he died January 5th, 2013, 3 brothers M. J. Burr, J.W. Burr and J.C. Burr and a sister Bernice Childs. She is survived by 4 sons, Jimmy Ray Smith and spouse Anne, Billy Potts Smith and spouse Karen, and Keith Allen Smith and spouse Beverly all of Warren, AR. Jerry Don Smith and spouse Joyce, Monticello, AR. A daughter Carolyn Smith Ashcraft and spouse John Ed, Pansy, AR. A brother Raymond Burr, Ft. Worth, TX and 3 sisters Irene Binns, Little Rock, AR and Mildred Proctor, Dallas, TX and Elsie Britton. 13 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Graveside services were 4:00pm Saturday, April 12th at Oakland Cemetery with Rev. Charles Wooley officiating. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Jeremy Smith, Jarrod Smith, Sam Smith, Brian Smith, Christopher Smith and Buddy Ray Burr.



Name: Ricky & Lorrie Davis
Message: Billy, Jimmy, Jerry, Keith & Carolyn, we are so sorry for the loss of your mom. Prayers for your family

Name: Norman & Sandra Word
Message: Billy & Smith Families: So sorry to hear about your Mom. May God be with you all during this time.

Name: Robert & Carolyn Byrd
Message: To the Smith Family: I am so sorry to hear about Ms. Frances. She was just a sweet lady. I had a lot of good memories working with her at LaDonna. Each one of you are in our thoughts and prayers. Heaven has gain another angel.

Name: Nadine Johnston
Message: Jerry, Carolyn, Jimmy, Billy and Keith, I am so sorry for your loss. Heaven just received another angel. You will be in my thoughts and prayers. May the Lord give you Peace and Comfort during this time.

Name: Paige Stell
Message: Mrs. Carolyn - you & your family are in my thoughts & prayers during the difficult days ahead. Mrs. Frances was a joy to take care of & I'm thankful I was able to know this sweet lady. Heaven gained an angel.

Name: Jerry & Jacqualin Johnson

Name: Justin Hill
Message: I love my Aunt Francis and will cherish visiting her and my cousins growing up in Warren forever. Beautiful person and loving Aunt.

Name: Connie Odom
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family.

Name: Brianne smith

Name: Ricky Green
Message: You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Hannah Childs/Huitt
Message: Billy and Karen and family so sorry for your loss you are in my prayers

Name: James Wright
Message: So sorry for your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Klay & LaWanda McKinney
Message: Thoughts and prayers for your family.

Name: Lea Ann Forrest

Name: Randy & Beth Peek
Message: Prayers for all of you in this time of loss, but heaven gained another good soul. Cherish your memories.

Name: Jennifer Curry
Message: Sorry for your loss.

Name: Sheila & Doyle Wayne Smith
Message: Billy, Karen, and Family, We are so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you during this difficult time.

Name: Don and Eloise Hunter
Message: So sorry for your loss our thoughts and prayers are with ya'll

Name: Kenny & Tammy Hensley

Name: Deanna Calloway-Smith
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with each of you during this time of loss. I have so many sweet memories of Ms. Frances from my childhood. God Bless each od you.

Name: Alice Hill
Message: Smith family. I am so sorry for your loss. I was out of town and just found out. You are all in my prayers.

Name: Glennis Holland
Message: Jerry Don, Joyce and Family, We are so sorry for the passing of your mother. GOD BLESS each of you!! WE love ya'll!!

Name: Juliet Wright
Message: So sorry to hear of Mrs. Frances' passing. I always thought a lot of both your parents.

Name: Tammy & Kenny Hensley