Mavis Magdalene Smith
Mavis Magdalene Smith
  • July 22, 1924 - August 4, 2017
  • Pontotoc, Mississippi

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Mavis Magdalene Smith, age 93, passed away on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at Sunshine Health Care in Pontotoc. She was born July 22, 1924 to Clarence Tutor and Myrtis Brown Tutor. She was a member of the West Side Church of God. She was a homemaker and enjoyed babysitting and taking care of children.

Services will be at 2:00 PM Saturday, August 5, 2017 at Browning Funeral Home Chapel In Pontotoc with Bro. Donald Austin and Bro. Luther Bagwell officiating; burial will follow in the Jernigan Cemetery. Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include her daughter, Rachel Bagwell (Luther); one son, Johnny Smith (Linda); one daughter-in-law, Eva Smith; one sister, Kathleen Moore; three brothers, Jerry Tutor (Marilyn), Billy Tutor and Kenneth Tutor; nine grandchildren, twenty-one great-grandchildren and fourteen great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, William Hoyle Smith; a daughter, Patricia Daniels; a son, Will Smith; a grandson, Shane Smith; three sisters, Vertis B. Vance, Myrtice Marie Singleton, and Lorene Long; and three brothers, Curtis Tutor, George Tutor and Henry Tutor.

Pallbearers will be Shane Robertson, Jeff Bagwell, Dustin Simmons, Steven Smith, Michael Delpree, Cory Brown. Honorary Pallbearers will be Shane Simmons, Bo Robertson, Johnathan Robertson and L.D. Gillespie.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 PM Friday and from 12 to 2 PM Saturday at the funeral home.

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