Obituaries for Thurs., Sept. 5, 2013

Published 12:01 am Thursday, September 5, 2013


Betty Jean Smithart, 76, of Andalusia, passed away on Fri., Aug. 30,2013.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Mon., Sept. 2, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Dwight Underwood officiating and burial following in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery with Keahey Funeral Home directing.

Survivors include her sons, Lomax Smithart and Darrell (Tina) Smithart; daughters, Mechelle Norris, Louise (Ray) Jordan, Norma (Dave) Fowler and Pam Lambert (Art Knowles), all of Andalusia; sister, Louie Bell Vines of Dodson, La.; grandchildren, Michael (Toka) Jackson, Steve (Kristy) Jackson, Shaun (Amanda) Jackson, Kim Norris, Brian (Meredith) Norris, Kevin (Jenny) Jordan, Candi (Chris) Nelson, Josh Smithart, Mallory Smithart, Linsey Smithart, Cody Lambert and Katie Lambert; and great-grandchildren, Ali Jackson, Trey Jackson, James Milton Jackson, Brady Jackson, Marissa McDermott, Mario Maribal, A.J. Maribal, Kailey Jackson, John Tyler Jackson, Emily Jordan, Ella Jordan, Michael Nelson, Aaron Nelson and Payton Maribal.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Max Smithart; infant son, Michael Smithart; parents, Alfred and Viola Hammonds; brothers, Tom Hammonds, Riley Hammonds; and sister, Rose Garner.

Pallbearers were Michael Jackson, Steve Jackson, Shaun Jackson, Brian Norris, Josh Smithart, Cody Lambert and Mario Maribal.

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