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Celeste Smith Hart

Fayette County, Tennessee, USA
Death 27 Jun 2012 (aged 89)
Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas, USA
Burial Orange, Orange County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 92762840 · View Source
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Celeste Smith Hart of Orange, Texas died in Beaumont, Texas on June 27, 2012 at the age of 89 years.

A memorial service will be at 10am Monday, July 2, 2012 at the Slade Chapel of the First United Methodist Church of Orange. Officiating will be Reverend John Warren.

Celeste was born on November 19, 1922 at Sunnyside Farm, Fayette County, Tennessee to John A. and Helen O. Smith. While in high school she moved to Orange to become a member of the Bengal Guards. She graduated from Lutcher Stark High School in 1941 and then attended Memphis State University. Upon returning to Orange, she met and married John T. Hart after the start of World War II.

She was preceded in death by her husband, of 45 years and her two sisters, Laureame Hauser and Elizabeth "Smitty" Brown of Orange.

She is survived by, John T. Hart, Jr. and Susan Trahan of Orange, Kenny and Jeannie Hinyard of Crawford, Colorado and Mark and Jackie Thomas of Nathrop, Colorado, four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and nieces, Helen Rockwell and Carol Pendleton, both of Tyler, Texas.

She was loved greatly and will be remembered fondly by her family and many friends.

Claybars, Orange, Texas

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