Jessie Smith

Jessie Wyvetta Smith (Sisemore)

September 21, 1927 - January 1, 2021
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Jessie Wyvetta Smith, 93, of Sheridan, passed away Friday, January 1, 2021. She was born September 21, 1927 in Dewitt to the late Lawton S. and Jessie Mae Peters Sisemore.
Wyvetta was a retired door greeter at Walmart, having worked there for 15 years. She enjoyed playing Scrabble, sewing and doing her friends’ hair. She also loved spending time with her grandchildren. Wyvetta was a member of Summit Baptist Church.
Wyvetta was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James H. Smith, whom she married December 23, 1943 and who passed away December 3, 1998; and two sons, Lynn Allen Smith and Lawton Slay Smith.
Wyvetta is survived by a son, James Neil Smith (Nancy); two daughters, Theresa Orso (Marvin) and Connie Morgan (Gary); six grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren.
Graveside service will be 11:00 AM, Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at Cypress Memorial Garden with Reverend Todd Anderson officiating.
Memorials may be made to Summit Baptist Church, 901 Ridgway Road, Pine Bluff, AR 71603.
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  • Service

    Tuesday, January 5, 2021 | 11:00am
    Tuesday, January 5, 2021 11:00am
    Cypress Memorial Gardens
    8917 Highway 63 South
    Pine Bluff, AR 71603
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Reverend Todd Anderson
  • Interment

    Cypress Memorial Gardens
    8917 Highway 63 South
    Pine Bluff, AR 71603
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Posted at 09:18am
My thoughts and prayers are with the Family. Harold Hollis

Jennifer Howard Williams

Posted at 08:36pm
RIP Mrs Smith you were a special lady in my life. I’ll never forget living next door when I was young I loved going over to your house and looking at your beautiful tree at Christmas. Our family owes a lot to you and you beloved husband. I will always be your Jane. My deepest Sympathy
Jennifer Howard Williams

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