Published 12:00 am Wednesday, January 21, 2009
Mrs. Loraine Spears Smith, 89, of Andalusia, died Sat., Jan. 17, 2009, in a local hospital. Funeral services were Tuesday at Foreman Brown-Service Funeral Home with the Rev. Bill Pritchett officiating. Interment followed at Mt. Carmel cemetery.
Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her husband, Ed Smith; grandson, Wayne Hester; and three sons-in-law, Gene Hester, James Tyree, and Lamar Barton.
Mrs. Smith is survived by four daughters, Gwendolyn Hester, Gloria Tyree, Ann (Herman) Earnest, and Brenda (Jim) Syler, all of Andalusia; seven grandchildren, Ronald (Sandy) Hester, Sherrie (Bryan) Foster, Linda Smallridge, Robbie (Mindy) Barton, Michael (April) Barton, David (Jessica) Stephens, Keith Stephens; 10 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Robbie Barton, Michael Barton, Ronald Hester, Bryan Foster, David Stephens, Brandon Stephens and Kyle Stephens.
Friends and family who were unable to attend may sign the online guest registry at www.foremanfuneralhome.com.