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Ava Geraldine Eppes Smith
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Birth: Oct. 21, 1926
San Augustine County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 2013
San Augustine County
Texas, USA

Mrs. Ava Geraldine Smith, age, 86, longtime resident and Retired County Clerk of San Augustine County, Texas, passed from this life on Thursday, April 11, 2013, in Lufkin.

Geraldine was born to Mae (Hardy) Epps and Richard Epps on October 21, 1926, in San Augustine County, Texas. She was employed as a Assistant County School Superintendent for 20 years. She served with much dedication the County of San Augustine for 20 years as County Clerk. She married the love of life, R. Wayne (Buster) Smith who proceeded her in death. She was a member of the Memorial Presbyterian Church in San Augustine.

Funeral Services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 14th in the Wyman Roberts Memorial Chapel, with interment following in the Thomas Cemetery in San Augustine County. Officiating at the service will be Jack Nichols, Charles Sharp, and Mark Tiller. Visitation will be Saturday evening from the hours of 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Wyman Roberts Funeral Home, 316 West Columbia Street, San Augustine, Texas 75972

Those who are left to cherish her memory include: Daughters and Sons-in-law; Sharon Mathews and her husband, John of San Augustine; Beth Boudoin and her husband, Myron of Lake Arthur, La; Granddaughters and husbands: Anissa Smith and her husband, Scott of San Augustine; Monica Schexnider and her husband, Faron of Lake Arthur, La; Tammi Guillory and her husband, Scottie of Lake Arthur, La; Grandson: Shane Mathews of San Augustine; 6 Great-Grandchildren: Erica, Gabbie, Ethan, Noah, Seth and Matthew; Son-in-law: Larry Jeanes of San Augustine; Sister: Ann Weir and her husband, Jerrell of Brenham and Sister-in-law: Claudine Epps of Nacogdoches.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Mae Hardy Epps and Richard Epps; Her beloved husband, Buster Smith; Brother, Glynn Epps and her beloved daughter, Amelia Jeanes.

Pallbearers will include: Richard Epps, Don Weir, Mark Tiller, Ricky Smith, Lee Smith, and Mike McBride
Family links: 
  Richard Edgar Eppes (1893 - 1947)
  Mae Hardy Eppes (1896 - 1980)
  Robert Wayne Smith (1922 - 2005)*
  Wanda Amelia Smith Jeanes (1946 - 2010)*
  Ava Geraldine Eppes Smith (1926 - 2013)
  Glynn Emmitt Epps (1927 - 2007)*
*Calculated relationship
Thomas Cemetery
San Augustine
San Augustine County
Texas, USA
Created by: Ray&Peggy Holbrooks Pace
Record added: Apr 12, 2013
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Ava Geraldine <i>Eppes</i> Smith
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- Ray&Peggy Holbrooks Pace
 Added: Apr. 12, 2013

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