JoAnn Norris Smith
Crain Funeral Home
JOANNE NORRIS SMITH, AGE 65
And a resident of Mt. Hermon died Monday afternoon January 9, 2016 at St. Tammany Parish Hospital. JoAnne was a longtime deputy clerk with the Washington Parish Clerk of Court office. She was a member of the Bogue Chitto Homemakers and also the Country Bumpkins. JoAnne enjoyed crocheting, often making baby blankets, quilts and mittens that she provided to family and friends. She also enjoyed spending time with those she loved and she had a special place in her heart for her pet dog Tucker.
Husband: Ben Smith of Mt. Hermon
2 Daughters: Mandy Smith of Mt. Hermon,
Jennifer Nielson of Covington
Son: Ben Smith, Jr. of Madisonville
Sister and Brother in law: Patty and Daniel Galiano of Mobile, AL
Sister in law and Brother in law: Charlotte and Mike Smith of Walker
Also numerous other brothers in law, sisters in law, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents Joe Norris and Earline Magee Norris.
Visitation will be at Crain Funeral Home Sunday January 15th from 2 pm until 9 pm and after 9 am on Monday. A funeral service will be held at 11 am Monday in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Roan Crain and Rev. Mike Stafford officiating. Burial will follow in the Bogue Chitto Baptist Church cemetery.
Pallbearers: Ben Smith, Jr., Joseph Smith, Daniel Alipo, Norman Money, Brent Jones, Jacob Boudreaux
Honorary Pallbearers: Billy Joe Smith, Walter Smith, Bobby Smith, Mike Smith, Johnny Crain, Sr., Jack Green, Marlan Riley