Jessie Smith


FORDYCE — Mrs. Jessie Ruth Smith, 70, of Fordyce died Saturday. Survivors husband, Paul; children, Tommy Smith, Rockford, Ill., Jonah Smith, Mary Vaughn, ViDean Dawn; god-daughters, Theresa Marks, of Fordyce, Nyah Davis of California; brothers; Sammy Rainey of Fordyce, Floyd Rainey of Milwaukee, Wis.; 11 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren. Services Friday, 11:00 a.m., Community Center, New Edinburg.

Visitation Thursday 1-6 p.m., Marks Funeral Home, Fordyce.