Bernie Clydell Smith

Published 1:34 am Friday, October 8, 2010

Bernie Clydell Smith, age 84, of Selma, AL, passed away October 7, 2010.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Benton Smith; brother, Clemmie McKay and sisters, Elizabeth McKay and Pauline Ivory.

She is survived by her son, James R. (Joyce) Smith; brothers, Curtis (Marie) McKay and Paul McKay; grandchildren, Angela Kelli (Gene) Burbage, Kimberly Ann (Zack) Kalinauskas and Kathryn Ashley (Matt) Griffies; great-grandchildren, Jonathan Kalinauskas, Kaitlin Burbage, Mark Kalinauskas and one on the way and numerous nieces and nephews.

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Funeral services will be Saturday, October 9, 2010 at Selma Funeral Home Chapel at 11:00 a.m. with Gene Burbage officiating.

Interment will be in Pineview Memory Gardens with Selma Funeral Home directing.  The family will receive friends prior to the service from 10-11:00 a.m.

Pallbearers will be Zack Kalinauskas, Matthew Griffies, John Kalinauskas, Ricky Pendley, Doug Ferguson and Wheeler Chance.

Honorary pallbearers will be Mark Kalinauskas and Jim Molett.

The family extends a special thank you to her sitters, Alice, Pat and Lisa and to all her friends at Courtyard Apts.

Also, a special thank you to Dr. Park Chittom, Sr. and the staff at Park Place Nursing Home.

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