Grady R. Smith

Published 8:11 pm Monday, January 27, 2014

Grady R. Smith

January 30, 2014


Graveside Funeral Services for Grady R. Smith, 81, of  Picayune, Miss., who passed away Sunday, January 26, 2014, will be held Thursday, January 30, 2014, at 2 p.m. at New Palestine Cemetery.

Visitation will be Thursday, January 30, 2014 from 1-2 p.m. at New Palestine Cemetery.

Burial will be in New Palestine Cemetery under the direction of McDonald Funeral Home.

A native of Miss., he was a Manager at Thigpen Furniture and a member of Antioch Missionary Baptist. Grady was also a sewing machine repairman.

He was preceded in death by: his parents,  Myrtle Smith and Nannie Cork Smith; his son, Robert Michael “Mickey” Smith; his brothers, Crayton Smith, and Byron Smith; and his sisters, Wilma Wise and Geraldine Simmons.

Survivors include: his wife of 51 years, Shirley Tullos Smith; and his brother, Oren Smith and his wife Nell.

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