Vaubie Maude Harrell Smitherman

Published 7:35 pm Monday, April 18, 2011

Vaubie Maude Harrell Smitherman, age 80, of Selma, died Sunday April 17, 2011. Mrs. Vaubie was a piano teacher for several years and touched many students’ lives. She was preceded in death by her parents, Neal H. and Ethel Harrell and her son, Don Caver. She is survived by her son, Neal Caver; daughter, Karen Jones; daughter-in-law, Barbara Caver; brother, William Harrell; 8 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

A chapel service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday April 20, 2011 at Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home with Reverends Calvin Strickland and George Jones officiating and burial following in New Live Oak Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday April 19, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Buddy Harrell, Clarence Beadlescomb, Melvin Burge, Johnny Hughes, Don Jones and Jim Griffin. Honorary pallbearers will be Richard Godwin.

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