Mildred Brown Smith

Mrs. Smith passed away Saturday, November 11, 2017. Visitation will be Saturday, November 18 from 12:30 until the 2 pm funeral service at Chancellor Funeral Home in Byram.

Mildred just celebrated her 101st birthday.  She was born November 8, 1916 in Simpson County.  She was a longtime resident of Magee, MS and Jackson, MS, before moving to Pearl.  She was married to H. E. Smith who preceded her in death.  She is also preceded in death by her parents, George P. and Manerva Harris Brown; a son, Howard Smith, granddaughter, Debbie Smith; grandson, Steve Wright; two sons-in-law, 6 brothers and 4 sisters.  She is survived by daughters Shelba Barnes (Mike) of Byram, MS, Murlene Ware of Dickinson, TX; sons, L. D. Smith (Sandy) of Monroe, LA and Glenn Smith (Annie) of Raymond, MS; 13 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, 1 great, great grandchild and a niece who was like a sister. 

The family expresses thanks to Baptist Hospice and Staff, Dr. Lucius Sams and staff for the loving care provided to our Mother.  We love you Mom and miss you!

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Highland Baptist Church where she was a faithful and longtime member.  Highland Baptist Church, 160 Columbia Avenue, Jackson, MS  39209.

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