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Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016

Virgil Smart

Saturday, September 1, 2007

CLARKTON -- Virgil Lee Smart, 82, died Aug. 30, 2007, due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident near Kennett.

Born Oct. 4, 1924, in Gideon, son of the late Artie B. and Willie Ann LaFonte Smart, he was a member of the Solid Rock Church in Clarkton.

In August 1982, in Clarkton, he married Rose Edda Williams, who also died Aug. 30, 2007.

Also preceding him in death were: three brothers, Everett Smart, Jesse Smart and Billy Smart; and one sister, Ruby Garrison.

Survivors include: one daughter, Stephanie Razer of New Madrid; four sons, Richard Smart of Clarkton, James Smart and Kellie Smart of Sikeston and Nelson Smart of South Bartow, Fla.; one sister, Pearl Loughary of Gideon; and four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. today at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, where services are scheduled for 10 am. Monday. The Rev. Danny King will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Mt. Gilead Cemetery in Clarkton.