James A. Smith

December 2, 1940 ~ October 23, 2023 (age 82) 82 Years Old

James Smith Obituary

James A. Smith went to be with the Lord on   October 23, 2023, at the age of 82. He was a   loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and brother. James was born on December 2, 1940, in Cleveland, Texas to   Edward Smith and Josephine Jeffcoat Smith. He loved his coffee and a good John Wayne western movie. He was an avid gardener, but his favorite was orange roses. There was never a dull moment with James. He enjoyed telling stories to anyone who would listen. He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Josephine Smith; brothers, Mike Smith and Edward Smith; and sister, Margeret Cherry. Those left to cherish his memories are his loving wife, Minnie Smith; his wonderful children, Donna Smith-Minton, Theresa Libby and husband David, Margeret Gummow and husband Greg, and Edward Smith and wife Robin; brother, Alfred Smith and wife Martha; sister, Faye Smith; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and numerous other loving family and friends.  A graveside service of remembrance will be held on Friday, October 27, 2023, at 11:00 AM at Magnolia Cemetery in Evergreen, Texas.

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Graveside Service
October 27, 2023

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Magnolia Cemetery
750 Lillie Yeager loop N
Cleveland, TX 77328


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