Inez Smith of Cisco

Inez Smith, 88, of Cisco passed away Saturday, October 9, 2010 at Hendrick Medical Center. Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Tuesday at First Baptist Church officiated by Dr. Kelvin J. Kelley and assisted by Reverend Tim Penney, burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery under the direction of Kimbrough Funeral Home. Visitation will be Monday, 5:00-7:00 at the funeral home.

Inez was born in Parks Camp, Texas on October 12, 1921 to Robert Aaron and Lillie Loree (Keith) Fitzgerald. She attended public schools in Breckenridge and Rising Star. On September 13, 1938 she married Clifford L. Smith in Cisco; he preceded her in death on April 13, 1999.

Inez attended telegraph school in Fort Worth and banking schools in Abilene. Inez worked at Poe Insurance Agency for many years and was Assistant Cashier at First National Bank in Cisco and retired in 1987. She was one of the longest members of First Baptist Church were she sang in the choir for 50 years and served on the benevolence committee for 20 years. An infant daughter preceded her in death in 1953.

Survivors include, daughter, Brenda Willingham and husband Butch of Cisco; Son, Jim Smith and wife, Delores of Corinth; granddaughters, Stacy DeHart and Jayna Mong and husband Tim all of Fort Collins, Colorado, Christina Stello and husband Dino of Denton; grandson, Bryan Smith and wife Lisa of Pilot Point; great grandchildren, Connor, Creighton and Cameron DeHart Dalton and Hailey Webb and Sydney Mong all of Fort Collins, Colorado, Katelyn, Becca, and Michael Stello of Denton, Nathan and Sarah Smith of Pilot Point; niece, Bernadette Crowell, of Fort Worth; and numerous cousins.

Memorials may be made to Hendrick Hospice, 1900 Pine, Abilene, Texas 79601 or First Baptist Church Post Office Box 127, Cisco, Texas 76437.