Noah Iverson Smith
Funeral Date: 7/31/2008

Noah Iverson Smith, 92, of Sheridan, AR. went to be with the Lord Monday July 28, 2008 at Sheridan Healthcare and Rehab Center. He was born June 22, 1916 in Bunn (Dallas County), the son of the late Iverson and Laura Clement Smith and spent most of his adult life in Warren, where he was self employed as a building contractor. While living in Warren for 45 years, he was a member of Central Missionary Baptist church and was a Mason. After moving to Sheridan in 1996 he became a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers Joe Smith, William Lee Smith, Marshall Smith and sisters Ella Kervin and Naomi Coker. Survivors include his wife of almost sixty-nine years, Dorothy McClain Smith whom he married September 9, 1939, three daughters Frances Gates and spouse Harold Gates, Sue Donaldson and spouse William A. Donaldson, Billie Ashcraft and spouse Robert Coice Ashcraft all of Sheridan, AR. 4 grandchildren Angela Gates, Jeff Kimbrell, Jennifer Cheff and Virginia Castrejon, eight great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services were 4:30 p.m. Thursday July 31, Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Jerry Carter and Rev. Terry Williams officiating. Linda Barrett was organist. Burial was in Union Cemetery Rye, AR. by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Billy P. Smith, Paul Smith, Jeff Kimbrell, Jason Gates, Jack Smith, Jerry Smith, John Lee Smith, Tony Norwood. Honorary pallbearers were Scotty Smith, Bobby Smith, Billy Lee Smith, Dr. Jack Ervin, Charlie Dunham, Charles Simpson, Charlie Doss, J.W. Lyon and Dr. James W. Marsh. Online guest register The family would like to give special thanks to his caregivers and to the staff at Sheridan Healthcare and Rehab Center.



Name: Martha Webb
Message: Dear Mrs. Ashcraft & Family, I am saddened to hear of Mr. Smith's passing. I know you will miss him terribly, but please know you are being remembered in the prayers of your friends.

Name: Patsy Glover
Message: I am so sorry to learn of your loss and I pray the Lord will give you peace.

Name: marlena brickey
Message: Noah was a special man and i will miss him dearly. He will be in my heart always.

Name: Sherry Glennon-Starks
Message: Billie, I was sorry to hear about your dad. Ron and I have been out of town and just got home (Thursday). It was too late to drive to Warren to the funeral. Please accept my condolences and give my love to your mother. I'll be praying for you. Sherry

Name: Scotty, Stacie, & Cody Davis
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. May God comfort you, and provide peace that only He can give. Our thoughts, prayers, and love are with you.