ESSIE SMITH-KINGSeptember 6th, 2019 | Paid Obituary
Essie Mae Smith-King, 91, of Texarkana, AR died Wednesday, August 28, 2019, in Texarkana, AR. Ms. Smith-King was born February 23, 1928, in Baytown, TX. She was employed in production with Lone Star Army Ammunition Plant. Survivors include two daughters, Dianne S. Ford of Grandview, MO, and Sonya Abner of Texarkana, AR; one sister, Erma Bennett of Kansas City, MO; one special friend, Ann Price of Texarkana, AR; two granddaughters, Whitney Abner of Texarkana, AR, and Jennifer Sanders of Houston, TX; one grandson, Randal Bracy of Houston, TX; and a host of nieces, nephews and great-grandchildren. Viewing will be Friday, September 6, 2019, at Jones Stuart Mortuary. Body may be viewed from 3:00-5:00 PM. Funeral services will be Saturday, September 7, 2019, at 11 a.m. at College Hill Baptist Church. The body may be viewed from 10:00-11:00 AM. The Rev. Tommie Law will be officiating. Interment will be in Ferrell Cemetery, Kildare, TX. Online registration is at jonesstuartmortuary.com.