Obituary - Aug. 24, 2016

Wanda Jean Smith, 79, of Alma passed away Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, in Fort Smith. She was born May 29, 1937 in Clovis, N.M., to the late Clarence and Ila Pearl Griffin. She was a homemaker and a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Alma and the Alma Home Extension Club. She was preceded in death by her husband, Glen Smith.

She is survived by three daughters, Cindy Winborn and husband James of Alma, Brenda Smith of Alma and Glenda Kimes and husband Jeff of Burleson, Texas; eight grandchildren, Erica Hutchinson, Cory Bray, Sarah Childers, Aaron Bray, Scott Kimes, Alicia Presley, Jay Winborn and Derek Kimes; two step-grandchildren, Zach Harmon and Kenra Newton; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Funeral service was Aug. 22 at Trinity Baptist Church in Alma with interment at Newberry Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.

Pallbearers were her grandsons.

Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Baptist Church, P.O. Box 2255, Alma, AR 72921.

To place an online tribute, go to www.edwardsvan-alma.com.