Graveside services for Emma Ruth Smith Everett will be held Saturday, May 02, 2009, at 4 p.m. at Good Hope Baptist Church Cemetery with Father Judson Meaders, Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Good Hope Baptist Church Cemetery. James F. Webb Funeral Home in Newton is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Everett, 89, of Newton, died Thursday, April 30, 2009, at Newton Regional Hospital. She was a retired school teacher and a member of De Cedar Baptist Church.
Survivors include: her daughter: Beth (Roger) Clarke of Birmingham, AL; her son: Roger (Rosemary) Everett of Lawrence; her sister: Louise Hisscox of Sylverena; her grandchildren: Ruth (Mark) Ellington, Amber Clarke (Chris) Akers, Sandy Everett, and Jessica Clarke; her great-grandchildren: Corbin Ellington, Joseph Tidwell, and Summer Akers;
She was preceded in death by: her husband: Welbourne R. Everett; her daughter: Bruna Everett Morton; her parents: Neulon H. and Lula Bess Sullivan Smith; her sister: Winnie Mae Reynolds; and her brother: Charles Hines Smith
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to a favorite charity.
Visitation will be Friday, May 01, 2009, from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. at James F. Webb Funeral Home in Newton.