Betty J. Smith, 76, of Eudora, died November 12, 2013, at her home.

She was a retired food director for Eudora Schools and a Baptist.

Mrs. Smith was born June 10, 1937, in McGehee and was the daughter of the late Havis Stark and Mary Sikes Stark.

Also preceding her in death were her son, Larry Smith; a brother, Donny Stark; a grandson, Virgil Pennington, a great-granddaughter, Hannah Blount; and a son-in-law, David Pennington.

Survivors are her husband, Virgil V. Smith of Eudora; three sons, Billy Smith and wife, Edith, of Mena, Frankie Smith of Mena, and Tim Smith of Eudora; three daughters, Vickie Robbins and husband, Steve, of Mena, Trenda Blount and husband, Phillip, of Conway and Penny Hodgkins and husband, Jim, of Ringgold, Ga.; 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Visitation is November 14 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the Bishop Funeral Home in Lake Village.

Funeral services will be November 15 at 2 p.m. at Bishop Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jody Gannaway officiating. Burial will follow in Dermott Cemetery under the direction of Bishop Funeral Home of Lake Village.