Mattie Helen Rhymes Smith
December 17, 1921 - February
Mattie Helen Rhymes Smith, age 95, a
resident of Bogalusa, LA, passed away on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Rest
Haven Living Center in Bogalusa, LA.
She is survived by two sons, Kenneth
Smith (Mary), and Randy Smith (Linda) both of Bogalusa, LA; a niece, Glenda
Davis of Bogalusa, LA; four grandchildren, Vicki Lyn LeBleu (Travis) of Baton
Rouge, LA, Amber Lee Tiner (David) of Prairieville, LA, Derrick Smith (Dabney)
of Bogalusa, LA, and Jason Smith (Traci) of Holden; ten great-grandchildren;
numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband, J.
Levert Smith; her parents, Ansel Rhymes and Laura J. Thigpen Rhymes; three
sisters, Myrtle Ruth Stewart, Elna Roberts, and Edna Rhymes; and one brother,
Ansel Rhymes, Jr.
Graveside Services will be held on Wednesday, March 1, 2017
at Hillview Memorial Gardens at 2:00 P.M. with Rev. More Lock
Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.