COLEMAN – Funeral services for Mary Sue Ann (Phillips) Smith, 87, will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10 at First Baptist Church in Coleman with her grandson, the Rev. Jeremy Smith officiating. Burial will follow at the Gouldbusk Cemetery in Gouldbusk. Visitation will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9 at Stevens Funeral Home in Coleman.
She died Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018 in Navarro County to Van Joseph and Maggie Josephine Phillips.
She was born Oct. 22, 1930. She married James Smith June 30, 1950.
Survivors include her sister, Dorothy Hughlett of Carlsbad, New Mexico; sons, Micheal Smith of Coleman, Johnny and Gale Smith of Chester, Virginia, Jimmy and Debbie Smith of Sutherland, Virginia and Kenny and Gwen Smith of Coleman; grandchildren, Casie Smith of Abilene, Jason Smith of Penngrove, California, Josh and Christie Smith of Bryan, Mark Smith of Fredericksburg, Shanelle Smith of Abilene, Jeremy and Kerbi Smith of Laramie, Wyoming, Jeff Smith of Abilene, and Dillon Benitez of Walla Walla, Washington. She also leaves behind numerous great-grandkids.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Smith; parents, Van Joseph and Maggie Josephine Phillips; sisters, Dessie Strickland and Billie Gribble; and brother, Charlie Phillips.