Mrs. Samantha Apple age 65 of Carthage died Thursday evening May 5 at the Smith County Memorial Hospital. Funeral services were conducted Saturday morning at 10:00 a.m. from the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home with burial in the Ridgewood Cemetery. Bro. Joseph Smith and Bro. Phocian Gibbs officiated. A Smith County native Mrs. Apple was the daughter of the late Joe and Mary Massey Knight. Surviving are her husband: Mr. Sam D. Apple, 2 sons: [names omitted to protect privacy], and 2 grandchildren. SANDERSON FUNERAL HOME of Carthage, Directors.