Martha Raye Smith, 74, of Heavener, OK passed away Sunday, April 19, 2015 in Heavener. Martha was born February 12, 1941 in Shreveport, LA to William Raye & Grace (Lafitte) Young. She was a child care provider. Martha was a very devoted Christian woman & member of Ellis Chapel Church; enjoyed reading her Bible; a loving wife, mother & grandma. She loved to travel. Martha played the piano, sang & wrote music. She loved to paint. She was preceded in death by her father and twin children.
Survivors include her husband Earl Smith of the home; her longtime companion “Jack” the dog; daughter, Kathy & Claude Smith of Heavener; sons, Jay, Kelly & Dayton Smith all of Heavener; grandchildren, Stephen Smith of Heavener, Krystal Haag of Dallas, TX, Cody Smith of Heavener; mother, Grace Young, Sister, Carolyn & Jimmy Wilson; brother, Billy & Jennifer Young all of Louisiana; niece, Ashley Wilson; nephews, Tommy, Joey & Scott Wilson, Chad Young; very special friend, Brenda Wright; other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 1 pm, Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at Evans Chapel, Poteau, OK with Revs. Jack Covey & Charlie Scott officiating.
The family extends many thanks to Peachtree Hospice.
Donations may be made to Ellis Chapel Church.