Born 7-15-1934 -- Died 1-22-2005
Mary Jane Smith, 70, daugher of the late Claude Van and Eunice Shackleford Waldon, was born July 15, 1934, in Muldrow, Okla. She died Jan. 22, 2005, in Horseshoe Bend.
She spent her working years as a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and a baby sitter.
Survivors inclue three sons -- Brian Smith of Norfolk,Va., Darren Smith of Palm Beach, Fla., and David Smith of Springdale, Ark.; three daughters -- Janie Parker of Wiseman, Ark., Peggy St. Clair of Gepp, Ark., and Terry Stephens of Horseshoe Bend, Ark.; three brothers -- Junior Waldon of Las Vegas, Neb., Garland Shackle-ford of Bakersfield, Calif., and John Waldon of Bakersfield, Calif.; a sister, Jeanice Nelson of Monroe, La., 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers and a great-grandson.
The funeral was Jan. 24 at Violet Hill Assembly of God Chruch in Violet Hill, Ark., with Leon Morehead officiating. Interment was in the Fairview Cemetery in Salem with arrangements by Barker Funeral Home of Salem, Ark.
Pallbearers were Jarrod Parker, Robert Stephens, Jason St. Clair, Brian Gilbreath, Mike Hilliker and Jerried Hardin.
Honorary pallbearers were Ed Stephens, Billy Nelson and Lance St. Clair.