Ms. Mary K. Smith was born November 8, 1942 in Livingston, Texas the ninth child to the late Mr. Henry and Gertrude Holcomb. She resided in Livingston, and attended public schools at Dunbar High School, and she was a Baptist. She loved her family and everyone that she came into contact with. She was truly an Angel.
She married James Smith in 1960 to this union 6 children were born. Later she met the love of her life Ed Hooper in 1969.
She was preceded in death by both parents; Son: James Smith Jr.; Sisters: Josophine, Ada, Odie, Henridell; Brothers: Jack, Wilson, Johnny, and Louis.
She leaves to cherish her memories: Her Children: Kim Smith of Livingston, TX; Roderick Smith Sr. (Flora) of Lufkin, TX; Darrell Smith (Sharlet) of Goodrich, TX; Teri Smith (Tonya) of Livingston, TX; Cheri Smith of Livingston, TX; Sister: Lavern Howard of Silsbee, TX; Grandchildren: Zyasia, LaKesia, Lance, Deneshia (Greg), Shalonda (Leo), Karderrell (Johnisha), Roderica, Jasmine, Roderick Jr. (Yolanda), Bernadette, David (Neka), LaShunda, Corey, Chris, Ada, Tiffany, Latoya, Adrian, Ted, Veronica, 23 Great-Grandchildren; Special Daughter: Renada Petties. A host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers: Lance Smith, Karderrell Smith, David Smith, Roy Garner, Mu’Kory C. Norman Sr., Troy Garner, Greg Johnson, Arthur English
Honorary Pallbearers: Darrell Smith, Teri Smith, Roderick Smith Jr., Leo Jackson, Roderick Smith Jr.