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Gracie Smith

August 15, 2014 by Phil Major

Wednesday, January 13, 1932
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Monday, August 18, 2014 - 11:00am
New Hope Baptist Church, 782 New Hope Road, Boyd
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Gracie Smith, 82 died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014.
Funeral is set for 11 a.m. Monday at New Hope Baptist Church, 782 New Hope Road, Boyd with interment at Pleasant Grove No. 2 Cemetery, Keeter. Visitation is from 4-6 p.m. Sunday at White's Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail, Azle.
Mrs. Smith was born Jan. 13, 1932, in Monterrey, Mexico, daughter of the late Jose Lopez Hickman and Eva Montellano De Lopez. She was a longtime resident of the Azle area and was a member of New Hope Baptist Church for many years. She loved to cook, shop and be with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, J.H. "Buster" Smith; and sons, David "Rocky" Gaston, Terry Smith and Johnny Smith.
Survivors include her daughters, Cindy Gaston and Kay Walsh and her husband, Bob; sons, Bill Gaston and wife, Julie, Robert Gaston and wife, Norma, Michael Gaston, Rickey Gaston, Ronnie Gaston and wife, Karen, and Jerry Don Smith; daughter-in-law, Angie Helms; 28 grandchildren; 51 great-grandchildren; sisters, Elba Wyche, Magadalena Lopez, Martha Funky and Teresa Lopez; and numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of friends.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, December 1

  • AHS Ladycats vs. Springtown at Aledo;

    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.
    JV, 5 p.m.
    9th, 5 p.m.

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