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Dorothy Dean “Dot” Smith

Published 10:08pm Monday, September 30, 2013

Dorothy Dean “Dot” Smith, 71, of Picayune, Miss., passed away Sunday, September 29, 2013 at Highland Community Hospital in Picayune.

Visitation was held Monday, September 30, 2013, 6-10 p.m. at Lee’s Chapel #2 Baptist Church and visitation will be held Tuesday, October 1st, 8-9 a.m. before the 9 a.m. Funeral Service. Burial will follow at Lee’s Chapel #2 Cemetery under the direction of Picayune Funeral Home.

Dorothy was a member of Lee’s Chapel #2 Baptist Church and went on several missions trips to the Honduras, Jamaica, and Philippines. She liked sports and enjoyed playing softball and basketball. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She loved to spend time with her grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by: her parents, Otis Stockstill and Francis Pearson Stockstill; two brothers, Bobby Joe Stockstill, Donald Glen Stockstill; three sisters, Oma Lee Dawsey, Brenda McDuffie and Mary Katherine Stockstill; and granddaughter, Ciara Smith.

She is survived by: her husband of 53 years, Johnny Ray Smith of Picayune; two sons, Scotty Smith of New Orleans, La., Speedy (Annette) Smith of Picayune; three daughters: Gayleen (James) Mitchell, of Picayune, Kendra Spruill of Petal, Miss., Karmen (Randy) Necaise of Picayune; one sister, Linda Ladner of Picayune; eight grandchildren: Micah, Erica, Taylor, Denae, Colton, Chelsea, Logan, Jonathan; and one great-grandchild, Brailey.

Arrangements are under the direction of Picayune Funeral Home. Please visit our website for the obituary. You can leave an online condolence or share photos and memories.

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