A graveside service will be held Thursday, July 2, 2020, for Mrs. Linda Gail Smith, age 72, of Richton, at Mt. Zion Cemetery. Mrs. Smith passed away on June 27, 2020, at Forrest General Hospital. Elder Joe Evans will officiate the service.
Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her parents, Commodore and Virla Dee Meadows; and sister, Ava Doris Yawn. She is survived by her husband, Steve Smith of Richton.
Mrs. Smith was an elementary school teacher for 31 years teaching at McLain, Leakesville, Richton and Petal. She was a member of Philadelphia Primative Baptist Church.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 2, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. at Jones and Son Funeral Home in Richton.