MARTHA ANN SMITH

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BLACK LAKE, LA

April 16, 1950- July 30, 2020

Natchitoches Wood

Funeral services for Martha Ann Smith, 70, of Black Lake were at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020, at United Baptist Church with Bro. Mike Honzell officiating. Interment followed in United Baptist Church Cemetery. Funeral services under the direction of Rockett-Nettles Funeral Home, Coushatta.

Mrs. Smith was born April 16, 1950, in Campti and passed away July 30, 2020. Martha enjoyed the outdoors, especially gardening and fishing. She was an avid New Orleans Saints and LSU Tigers fan. She was also active in her church and loved her children and grandchildren and spending time with them. She will be dearly missed by all those who knew and loved her.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Angela Tynette Smith; parents, Archie and Alma Woods; two brothers, Archie Woods Jr. and Johnny Woods; and two sisters, Ann Danzy and Betty Joyce Gray.

Mrs. Smith is survived by her husband of 50 years, Larry Smith of Black Lake; sons, Larry Dwayne Smith and wife Shannon and Henry “Eric” Smith and wife Kathy, all of Black Lake; two brothers, Jimmie Ray Woods and wife Delois of Atlanta, Texas, and Elray Woods of Black Lake; two sisters, Jackie Moxley of Waskom, Texas, and Cora Lynn Coldiron of Black Lake; seven grandchildren, Nicki Harper, Megan Strother, Cole Smith, Claire Smith, Seth Smith, Connor Smith and Kinley Smith; five great-grandchildren, Addilyn Harper, Aubrey Harper, Jackson Strother, Emory Strother and Bristol Strother.

Pallbearers were Kyle Woods, Matt Stewart, Jim Collier, Dewayne Elliott, Johnnie Woods and Jason Woods.

Honorary pallbearers were Billy Smith and Elray Woods Jr.

The family wishes to express a special thanks to Hospice of Natchitoches.