Clara Sue Smith, 96, of Paragould, passed away Thursday, September 19, 2019, at Craighead County Nursing Center in Jonesboro. She was born in Jonesboro, August 17, 1923, to O. E. and Ola Green.
Mrs. Smith worked at Frolic Footwear for 32 years and owned Smith Shoe Repair. She was a member of New Antioch Church in Goobertown. Clara enjoyed bowling and taking care of her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Preceding her in death are her parents; husband of 72 years, Leon H. Smith; granddaughter, Alison Cradduck; sister, Emma Haag; brothers, J.W. Green, Kenneth Green, Wayne Green and Burl Green.
Survivors include, daughters, Linda Bridger and Martha (Sam) Crawford; grandchildren, Becky (Tim) Watson, Samuel (Caroline) Crawford and Cyndy (Rodney) Sefers; great grandchildren, Samantha Watson, T.J. Watson, Shae Watson, Collin Crawford and Kennedy Crawford.
Graveside services will be Saturday, August 21, at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, at 2:00pm, with John Freeman officiating.
The family would like to thank all the staff at Craighead Nursing Home, Station 4.