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Viola Faye Smith, 89, of Coahoma passed away April 6, 2014. She was born Jan. 12, 1925, in Coahoma, Texas, to John and Myrtle Kerr.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 11, 2014, at Laurel Land Funeral Home, 6000 S R L Thornton Fwy, Dallas, Texas, with graveside services at Laurel Land Cemetery Field of Honors.
She married Colley Smith on April 4, 1954. She was married 55 years and was a longtime resident of Big Spring, Texas. Colley and Viola then resided at Log Cabin City, Texas, after Colley retired from the city of Dallas, Texas.
She spent most of her life as a wife, mother and grandmother. She was preceded in death by her husband, Colley; her daughter, Nora Andrews; her son, Dwayne; as well as three brothers and one sister.
Those left to celebrate her life are her son, Arnold and wife Rose McCollaum; and six grandchildren,
She was blessed with 12 great-grandchildren and many family and friends.
The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. Friday, April 11, 2014, at Laurel Land Funeral Home.
The memorial guestbook may be signed at www. laulerlanddallas.com