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2018-07-12 / Obituaries


Jimmie A. Payne Smith, 98 of Thomasville, formerly of Northport, died July 2, 2018 at Thomasville Health Care and Rehabilitation Center. She was born Feb. 4, 1920 in Jackson to Dennis Franklin and Cora Lynn Payne. She was a retired police dispatcher with the Northport Police Department and a member of Tuscaloosa United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roland D. Smith; son, Andrew Smith, two grandchildren; one greatgrandchild; her parents; two brothers; and two sisters.

She is survived by her daughter, Juanita Smith O’Bryant of Thomasville; three sons, Daniel M. Smith of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., Joe Davis Smith of Aliquippa, Pa. and Charles Payne Smith of Pembine, Wis.; nine grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren; and numerous great-great-grandchildren.

Graveside funeral services were July 7, 2018 at Hollingsworth Cemetery in Grove Hill with the Rev. Benny Harrison officiating and O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home directing.

Memorials may be made to The Thomasville United Methodist Church.

Condolences may be offered at wwwobryantchapelfh.com.

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