Sarah Smith

Saturday, June 4, 2005

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Sarah E. Smith, 77, of Sikeston died Thursday, June 2, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.

She was born Jan. 2, 1928, in East Prairie, Mo., daughter of Elmer and Nora Couch. She and Joseph C. "Joe" Smith were married Jan. 1, 1954. He died Nov. 16, 1977.

Smith had worked at International Shoe Co. in Sikeston and Florsheim Shoe Co. in Cape Girardeau.

Survivors include three grandchildren, Shonna Vaughn of Bourbon, Mo., Bobby Williams of St. Louis, Mark Williams of Rolla, Mo.; and three great-granddaughters.

She was preceded in death by a son and a daughter.

Friends may call at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel after 11 a.m. Monday.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at the chapel. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.