Grady Aubrey Smith Jr

Grady Aubrey Smith Jr., 74, of Lake Village passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014 at his home in Lake Village.

He was born May 12, 1939, to the late Grady Aubrey Smith Sr. and Doris Stennett Smith.

He was a truck driver, an avid fisherman, a member of the Bayou Mason Baptist Church of Lake Village and an iron worker, where he was a member of the iron workers union.

He was also preceded in death by his wife, Willie Jean Smith; one daughter; and a stepson, Phillip Adrian McDonald Jr.

Survivors include three daughters, Shelia Hummel, of Monticello, Maria McDonald, of Lake Village, and Shelia Kay Phillip; one son, Keith Smith; one brother, Bobby Wayne Smith, of Houston, Texas; five grandchildren, Shane and Brandy McDonald, April Brooks, Phillip McDonald III and Valicia Adams; and seven great grandchildren, Alex, Stormy, Jason, Jessie, Carmen, Lorena and Dylan.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with Rev. Ken Johnson. Burial followed in Oakland Cemetery. Active Pallbearers were Keith Stewart, Randy Steward, Shane McDonald and Bo Nix.

An online guestbook may be viewed and signed at

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