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Clovis Malcolm Smithey

Clovis Malcolm Smithey, 88, of Searcy, passed away Saturday, April 16th at The Crossing in Searcy, Arkansas. He was born February 20, 1928 in New Albany, Mississippi, to the late Francis Smithey and Mary Lou Hall.

Clovis was a church member of the First Assembly of God. He was a United States Navy Veteran and served in World War II on the USS Paricutin. Clovis was also a former president of Arkansas Homebuilders Association.

Clovis is survived by his wife of 63 years, Odean Smithey; one son, Gary Smithey (Jeanie) of Arkadelphia, Arkansas; one daughter, Sheryl Money (Nick) of Searcy, one sister, Annie Ruth Webber of Searcy; five grandchildren, Donnelle Hale, Amber Freeman, Frank Smithey, Charlie Money and Garrett Money; and eight great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Clovis was preceded in death by 14 siblings.

Visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Monday, April 18th at Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 19th in the Searcy-McEuen Chapel with Bro. Jerry Smith officiating.

Interment will follow at Harmony Cemetery in Harmony Community.

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  • Visitation

    April 18, 2016
    6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home

    2616 S. Main St.
    Searcy, AR
    (501) 279-9300

  • Funeral Service

    April 19, 2016
    10:00 AM

    Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home

    2616 S. Main St.
    Searcy, AR
    (501) 279-9300

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Thinking of you and praying for your comfort and peace during this difficult time.

Posted by Peggy Sturba - Arkadelphia, AR   April 19, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Praying for peace and comfort for you all!
Jeff, Deleisa and Caroline

Posted by Deleisa Johnson - Tyler, TX - Family   April 18, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM