Mary N. Churches-Smith, 72, of Clinton, went to her heavenly home on March 5, 2013 while sleeping peacefully. She was born January 26, 1941 in Kilgore, Texas to Richard George and Nellie Pauline Forrester. When she was five they relocated to the Southern California area.
Mary moved to the Ozarks in 1982 with five of her six children, which is where she met her love of thirty years, Edward Smith. Most of her adult life she held the position of homemaker, but did at times work at the hospital. She later earned her GED and became a beautician. She enjoyed horseback riding, raising and showing Australian Shepherds, crocheting, shopping, and eating out. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family.
Mary is preceded in death by her Parents, and son Jason Churches. She is survived by Eddie Smith of Clinton; Children of Eugene Churches, Barbara (Rick) Carrington of Hensley, Mike (Lisa) of Greenbrier, Bobby of Clinton, Andy, and Randy of Clinton; Grandchildren, Alex, Katie, Brittany, Ashley, Michael, Eric, Jacob, Jesse, Andrew, Jay Landon and other family and friends. Mary was loved and will be missed by many.
Funeral Services will be held at Roller McNutt Funeral Home, Clinton, AR. on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 11:00am.
Cremation arrangements are under the care and direction of Roller-McNutt Funeral Home Clinton, Arkansas. www.rollerfuneralhomes.com