She was and active member of the First Presbyterian Church in Beeville and played the hand bells. She was active in the communities of Skidmore and Beeville.
Smith was a Bee County 4-H Club Manager and Little League Team Sponsor. She also belonged to the The American Quarter Horse Association, Texas Women for Parimutual, Bee County Jr. Livestock Show Board, The Lions Club and Bee County Horse Show.
She was born Nov. 1,1947 in Abilene to Jack and Billie Lowe.
Smith is preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Jimmie Clay Smith and her grandparents, Jake and Jimmie Sedberry.
Survivors include her husband of 41 years, Walter E. “Butch” Smith Jr., one daughter, Sammie Ann Smith; one son, Thomas R. Smith; two grandsons; and one granddaughter; her sister-in-law, Sissy Starlan; one nephew; two nieces; and three great-nephews and three great-neices.
Visitation was held from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 16 at Trevino Funeral Home in Beeville. Funeral services were conducted at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 17, at First presbyterian Church in Beeville. Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery in Skidmore.
Pallbearers were Austin Knox, Renato Ramirez, Dale Elrod, Ricky Ramirez, Roger Fagan, Junior Mendoza, Charlie Wynn and Mike Weeks.
Honorary pallbearers were Leonard Fluitt, Rudy Salinas, Rocky Stautzenberger, Jaimie Mendoza, Doyle Davis, Howard Duge, Richard Coutu and Ralph Stubenthal.