DUMAS — Mr. Rebel Smith Curtis age 45 of Dumas, Ark. passed away on January 19, 2013 in Dumas. She was born July 8, 1967 in New Orleans, La. to Clifford Joseph and Patricia Bryant Smith. She was a Christian and a Licensed Practical Nurse at Delta Memorial Hospital in Dumas for seven years. Rebel received the Florence Nightingale Award in her graduation from nursing school.
She is survived by her parents, three brothers, Clay (Shelley) Smith Jr. of Geismar, La., Max (Kelly) Smith of Bella Vista, Ark. and Dallas (Stephanie) Smith of Siloam Springs, Ark., two sisters, Holly (Lloyd) Downen of Dumas, Ark. and Whitney (Jared) McDonald of Dumas, Ark. She also has two sons, J.R. Smith of Dumas and Matthew Kyle Curtis of McGehee, and one daughter, Samantha Kiff of Dumas and two grandchildren, Anna Claire and Shevy.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Monday, January 21, 2012 at Abundant Life Church and services Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 11:00 am, Abundant Life Church in Dumas with burial following at Walnut Lake Cemetery, Rev. Melvin Reagan and Rev. Mack Milner will be officiating. Memorials in memory of Rebel may be made to Hospice Angels in Pine Bluff, Ark. Griffin Funeral Home in Dumas will be in charge of services.