PORTAGEVILLE -- Andy Smithson Jr., 62, formerly of Osceola, Ark., died March 26, 2006, at Pemiscot Memorial Health Systems in Hayti.
Born Nov. 9, 1943, in Savannah, Tenn., son of the late Andrew Walter Smithson and Mamie Fay Cummings, he had lived in the Osceola area during his lifetime and was a truck driver.
His wife, Elizebeth Smithson, preceded him in death.
He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Herman Smithson, Hershel Smithson and Bobby Smithson; and four sisters, Effie Frazier, Ethel Ratcliff, Estelle Wright and one in infancy.
Survivors include: one daughter, Donna Lynn Broyles of Columbia; two sisters, Faye Hawkins of Portageville and Evelyn Barrier of Columbus, Tenn.; and two grandchildren.
Visitation is from 11 a.m. Tuesday until time for services at 12:30 p.m. at DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville.