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2522 E. Broadway
P. O. Box 722
Forrest City, AR 72335
Phone: (870) 633-8135
Fax: 870-633-8136
Joyce Smith

Joyce M Smith (Cottrell)

Saturday, October 8th, 1949 - Tuesday, July 14th, 2020
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Clay Funeral Home
P. O. Box 722
2522 East Broadway
Forrest City, AR 72336
(870)633-8135


Mrs. Joyce Smith, 70 of Palestine, died Tuesday, July 14th, 2020, at her residence in Palestine, AR.

Mrs. Smith was born October 8th, 1949 in Palestine AR, to the late Mr. Lonnie Cottrell and the late Mrs. Bertha Hensley Cottrell.

Survivors are spouse, Mr. Elounzo Smith, of Palestine, her children Mr. Montrell Smith of Palestine, Mr. Jason Smith of Palestine and Windie Griggs of Palestine, siblings, Mr. Johnnie Cottrell of Forrest City, Rev. Leroy Cottrell of Memphis, Mr. Hurlen Cottrell of Pine Bluff, Mrs. Altha Easley of Forrest City, nine grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and many other relatives and friends.

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Bradley

Posted at 10:28am
To Windie and the Smith family my Condolence on the loss of your dear mother. May God continue to bless and keep you and your family uplifted. To God be the Glory.
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Charles Etta Smith Lumpkin

Posted at 05:47pm
To Alonzo and family. You all are in our prayers in the loss of Joyce. I know hearts are heavy at this time,but just knowing that the Lord can carry the load can be of comfort in the time of sorrow. Charles Etta Smith Lumpkin.
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Delores Morelon MGNAAI

Posted at 02:42pm
“A word of comfort and of hope, that in your deepest sorrow, you will find new strength and peace of mind and courage for tomorrow.” Please know that you are in our prayers.

Sending condolences to the family of Joyce Cottrell Smith on behalf of The Lincoln High School - Maroon & Gold National Alumni Association, Inc. (MGNAAI), Forrest City, Arkansas.
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Shirley W. Thorn

Posted at 08:01pm

Smith family, Sorry for the passing of your dear mother. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. Trust in the God for strength. comfort, peace, healing for today and the days ahead. You all have so many special memories to keep in your hearts. "GOD IS ABLE"
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Effie Clay

Posted at 03:32pm
To the family of Mrs. Joyce M. Smith on behalf of CLAY FUNERAL HOME, thank you for entrusting your loved one to us. We hope that our services exceeded your expectations. May God continue to bless each of you.
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