Arnold Gene Ginger Smith

Published 4:12 am Sunday, May 25, 2008

Funeral services will be held at McDonald Funeral Home Chapel Sunday, May 25, 2008 at 2 p.m. from Arnold Gene Ginger Smith, 61, of Perry, Fla., who passed away Sunday, May 18, 2008 in Omaha.

Burial will be Sunday, May 25, 2008 in New Palestine Cemetery under the direction of McDonald Funeral Home in Picayune.

A native of Picayune, he was a truck driver.

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He was preceded in death by: his wife, Barbara Jean Smith; his biological father, Theodore Smith; his mother and father, Willie and Betty Rae Beal; and three brothers, Herschel Howell Beal, Ronald Wayne Smith, and Larry Banister.

Survivors include: two daughters, Kathy Kidder of Baton Rouge, La., and Donna Taylor of Ohio; one son, Willie Smith of Perry, Fla.; four grandchildren, one brother, Billy Wayne Beal of Picayune; two sisters, Jean Gray of Perry, Fla. and Janice Stockstill of Columbia, Miss., and a host of loving nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held 6-8 p.m, Saturday, May 24.

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McDonald Funeral Home in Picayune is in charge of arrangements.