Van Alstyne Leader
16 February 1989
Services for Nancy Ruth Smith, 70, of Van Alstyne were held Tuesday
in Flesheer Funeral Home with burial in Van Alstyne Cemetery. She
died Sunday in Medical Plaza Hospital in Sherman.
Mrs. Smith was born in Van Alstyne, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. F.D.
Hix of Van Alstyne and married James Samuel Smith on Dec. 4, 1934, in Van
Alstyne. She was a member of the First Christian Church in Van Alstyne.
Surviving are sisters, Margie Marshall of Denison and Jessie Harper
of Broken Arrow, Okla.; sons, Hansel Smith of Gainesville, Harold Smith
of Mabank, Dean Smith of Red Oak and Tommy Smith of Van Alstyne; sister,
Viola Mannery of Denison; brother, John Willie Hix of Denison; 12 grandchildren;
and 18 great-grandchildren.