|Birth: ||Nov. 1, 1936|
|Death: ||Apr. 9, 2005|
Funeral services for Shirley Smith, 68, of Matador, Texas, were held on April 11 at the First Baptist Church in Matador. Rev. Jack Boggs, pastor, officiated. Interment followed at the East Mound Cemetery in Matador. Mrs. Smith died April 9, 2005, at Canyon Care Center.
Smith graduated from Roaring Springs High School in 1955. She married Jackie R. Smith in May of 1954 in Roaring Springs, Texas. In 1969, Shirley moved to Alamogordo and, later, to Ruidoso. Here, they owned and operated Decorator's Studio.
She returned to Motley County in 1999 to make her home in Matador, where she owned and operated Callico Treasures. She was active in the Matador Chamber of Commerce, several local clubs, and was a member of the First Baptist Church.
Surviving family members include her husband, Jackie, of Matador; son, Steve; daughter Shirlene Cooper of Deridder, La.; brothers, Kenneth Ashley of Roaring Springs and Roger Carl Ashley of Sudan; sister, Joyce Meredith of Roaring Springs; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
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Date: April 13, 2005
Carl Hines Ashley (1914 - 1991)
Edith Fay Underwood Ashley (1918 - 1985)
Jackie Royce Smith (1934 - 2011)*
East Mound Cemetery
Maintained by: Jayson Cooper
Originally Created by: Carol Moore
Record added: Mar 09, 2011
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