Effie R. Smith

April 15, 1923June 26, 2018

Effie R. Smith, 95, of Blue Springs, passed away on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at Church Street Manor in Ecru. She was a member of the Center Hill Baptist Church and retired from the garment industry.

Funeral services will be at 3:00 PM on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at Browning Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Mitchell Hall and Bro. Lee Graham officiating. Burial will be in the New Harmony Cemetery.

She is survived by one son, Gary (Theresa) Smith; one daughter, Tommie Cooper; one sister, Ethel Grant; five grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and six great great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Russell E. Smith, son in law, Lawayne Cooper and granddaughter, Mary Lynn Oglesby.

Visitation will be on Friday, June 29, 2018 from 5:00-8:00 PM at the funeral home.

Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.


  • Celebration of Life Saturday, June 30, 2018

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