The Brazzel Funeral Homes: Obituaries

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Bruce Allen Smith Bruce Allen Smith
(November 14, 1937 - May 4, 2013)

Mr. Bruce Allen Smith, age 75 of Blevins, Arkansas, passed away, Saturday, May 4, 2013 at his home. He was born November 14, 1937, in Hempstead County, Arkansas, to T. A. “Slim” and Jennie Martin Smith. He was retired as co-owner of Columbia Sewing garment business in Hope and a former member of the Arkansas National Guard. Mr. Smith was a member of Bruce Memorial United Methodist Church in Blevins for over 60 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Grecia Wortham Smith, and a sister, Mabel Nelson.

Mr. Smith is survived by two brothers, Fred A. Smith and wife Georgia of Magnolia, Arkansas, Harold Smith of Blevins, a brother-in-law, Charles “Jerry” Nelson of Blevins, his mother-in-law, Esther Marie Wortham, several nieces and nephews, numerous cousins and a host of friends.

Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, Monday, May 6, at the Brazzel/Oakcrest The Funeral Home of Hope. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Bruce Memorial United Methodist Church of Blevins or the American Heart Association.

Funeral service for Mr. Smith will be 2:00 pm, Tuesday, May 7, at the Brazzel/Oakcrest Chapel, Rev. Jimmy Teeter officiating. Arrangements by Brazzel/Oakcrest The Funeral Home of Hope, Eddie Brazzel, Director. Online Guestbook: www.brazzelfuneralhomes.com