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Anna Louise Smith

Services for Mrs. Anna Louise Smith were held Wednesday, October 23, 2019, at Riverwood Family with interment at Hillcrest Church of Christ Cemetery.
Anna Louise Smith, 80, of Brookhaven, passed from this life October 20, 2019, at her residence. She was born in Arkansas December 15, 1938, to Roy Sexton and Bess Hefly Sexton.
Mrs. Smith worked for many years in sales at J.C. Penneys along with being a homemaker for her family. She was a member of Hillcrest Church of Christ.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Roy and Bess Sexton; brothers, Benny Sexton and Chas Sexton and one sister-in-law, Gloria Sexton. She was also preceded in death by an uncle and aunt, Loma and Clara Hefly, who were like parents to her, along with their daughter, Ella Van Gundy, who became like a sister to her.
Those left to cherish her memory are her husband of 62+ years, John Douglas Smith; daughters, Tracy Catt and husband, John W., and Terry Hall and husband Bradley. She is also survived by seven grandchildren, Katie Cole and husband, Jason, Ashley Hall, Brooks Hall and wife, Summer, Lindsey Hall, John Douglas Barker, Anna Barker and Mary Hardin Barker, along with two great-grandchildren, Axel and Gunner Cole.
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