- Cullman, Alabama

October 26, 2013

Jo Evelyn Smith

The Cullman Times

CULLMAN — Funeral services for Jo Evelyn Smith, 80, of Cullman, will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, October 28, 2013, at Baldwin Heights Baptist Church with interment in the adjoining cemetery. Mrs. Smith will lie-in-state at the church Monday from 10 a.m. until funeral time. Rev. Steve Rodgers officiating.

Cullman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Smith passed away Thursday, October 24, 2013, in Sulphur Springs, Texas. She was born July 7, 1933, to parents Judson Meins and Desdie Mae Sprinkle Barksdale. She was a member of Baldwin Heights Baptist Church and Eastern Star.  She served as WMU director for the West Cullman Baptist Association for many years.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Wilburn Smith.

Survivors include her brother, J.M. (Mildred) Barksdale of Sulphur Springs, Texas and a host of family and dear friends.

Visitation will be Sunday from 6 p.m - 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

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