Peggy Smith died October 25, 2013
Peggy D. Smith, widow of William Charles Smith and retired banking executive passed away Friday, October 25, 2013 at Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock, Arkansas. Born in Shreveport, Louisiana on November 16, 1934, she was the daughter of the late Harold B. and Avis Taylor Evans.
Peggy had worked at Springhill, Louisiana, Pine Bluff, Arkansas, retiring from the Cleburne County Bank of Heber Springs as Sr. Vice President and Loan Officer. She had served on the Board of Directors of the Heber Springs Chamber of Commerce and Heber Springs Rotary Club. After the death of her husband she served as part time Financial Secretary for the First Baptist Church of Heber Springs, where she was a member. Peggy is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Alisa and Michael Myers of Conway, Arkansas; granddaughters Rachael Myers and Brittany Jackson; great-grandchildren Kyndall Myers and Collin Jackson; and her brother Bill Evans and wife Robbie of Springhill, Louisiana.
Visitation was Monday, Oct. 28, at the First Baptist Church with services following at, officiated by Dr. J. R. DeBusk. Interment was in Cleburne County Memorial Gardens. Michael Evans, Randal Brown, Tom Welborn, Clovis Cyr, Mike Moore, and Gary Cresswell served as pallbearers. The family requests memorials be made to First Baptist Church, 201 N. 4th St., Heber Springs, Arkansas 72543. Arrangements are by Olmstead Funeral Home. www.olmstead.cc