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Hazel McGarrity Smith

Tallahatchie County, Mississippi, USA
Death 17 Mar 2017 (aged 84)
Greenwood, Leflore County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Cascilla, Tallahatchie County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 177503311 · View Source
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Hazel McGarrity Smith
(August 17, 1932 - March 17, 2017)

Funeral services for Hazel McGarrity Smith, of Duck Hill, will be at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, March 20, at Stonefield Church of God in Tallahatchie County, with burial following in the church cemetery. Rev. Jessie Strider and Rev. Guy McGarrity will officiate the services.Visitation will be on Sunday from 4 – 7 p.m. at Oliver Funeral Home, and Monday from 1 p.m. until service time at the church.

Mrs. Smith, 84, passed away on Friday, March 17, at Greenwood-Leflore Hospital. She was born in Tallahatchie County on August 17, 1932 to the late Ira Glen and Minerva Jane Scallions McGarrity. She was a homemaker, a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. Mrs. Smith was loved by many and will be missed by all that knew her. She will be remembered as a Christian woman who reared her children in church and taught them about Jesus and
his love and mercy.

Along with her parents, Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her three husbands, Charles Merrion Crouch, James Arnold O’Bryant, and Silas Eugene Smith; two sons, Merrion Sanford Crouch and Kenneth Glen Crouch; and two siblings, Martha Rae Busby and Ira Wayne McGarrity.

Mrs. Smith is survived by her son, Charles Stanley Crouch and wife, Lynn; two daughters, Hazel Marie Harrison and Patsy Kay Rocha; three siblings, Margaret Dell O’Bryant, Festus Guy McGarrity, and Perry Morris McGarrity; ten grandchildren, Shannon Dulin, Stephanie Kellum, Les Kelly, Jason Kelly, Landis Gant, Chuck Crouch, Julie Davidson, Nick Kelly, Cannon Grant, and Lauren Crouch; twelve great-grandchildren; three great-great-
grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Chuck Crouch, Cannon Grant, Les Kelly, Seth Davidson, Greg McGarrity, and Roger Morris. Honorary pallbearers will be Nick Kelly and Jason Kelly.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.

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  • Created by: Ron Collins
  • Added: 18 Mar 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 177503311
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Hazel McGarrity Smith (17 Aug 1932–17 Mar 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 177503311, citing Stonefield Cemetery, Cascilla, Tallahatchie County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Ron Collins (contributor 14149965) .