MONTICELLO - Mr. Mack Ry Smith, III, 51 of Monticello passed Thursday, August 14, 2014 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello. Born April 28, 1963 in Dumas, he was a son of Oliver and Mary Powell Steverson, Sr. of Dumas and the late Mack Ray Smth, Jr. He was a member of Mt. Pleasant A.M.E. Church in Monticello and a coach with Pop Warner Program. Other survivors include two sons, Ramard Matthews, Dellrick Smith both of Monticello, two daughters, Sharrea Smith of Monticello, Raiauca Smith of Mojave, Calif., four brothers, Oliver Steverson, Jr.,Chester Steverson both of Dumas, Johnny Ray Powell of Los Angeles, Calif., Frankie Joe Powell of San Bernadino, Calif., four sisters. Deborah Steverson, Mary Steverson, Netasha Steverson all of Dumas, Jinnie Allen of Monticello, eight grandchildren.
Funeral services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Saturday, August 23, 2014 at New Testament COGIC in Dumas with Rev. Michael Scroggins officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Campground by Brown Funeral Home of Dumas. Visitation will be Friday at the funeral home 4-6 p.m. The body will lie in state at the church on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until time of services. The family will be 131 Pistachio Drive, in Dumas, Ark. Online Register:www.brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com