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Willie Smith Jr.

Published 12:00am Friday, July 19, 2013

May 19, 1952 – July 13, 2013

071913 WillieSmithJr. obitpicNATCHEZ — Services for Willie Smith Jr., 61, of Natchez, who died Saturday, July 13, 2013, at his residence, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Marshall Funeral Home Chapel in Natchez.

Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Lincoln County under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time Saturday at the funeral home.

Mr. Smith was born May 19, 1952, in McComb, the son of Willie and Ruby Smith.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Ruby M. Smith; and one brother, Herbert Smith.

Survivors include his wife, Pricilla Smith; one daughter, Ann Jackson; one sister, Myrtis Smith; five brothers, Emanuel Smith, Andrew Smith, James Smith, Willie Lee Smith and Leroy Smith; 16 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.