OBITUARY: Effie Marie Smith of Spicewood dies July 30, 2013

Effie Marie Smith died peacefully July 30, 2013, in her home in Spicewood, Texas. She was born in Plainview, Texas, in 1920 and married Wilford Monroe Smith in Harlingen, Texas, in 1938.

Wilford preceded her in death in 1980.

In 2002, Effie moved to Spicewood. She was a loving, supportive wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

She is survived by sister, Louise Pletcher (Roy) of Bloomington; three children, Thelma Lou Rudd (John) of Spicewood, Monty (Sue) of Cottonwood Falls, Kan., and Kenneth Dean Smith of Johnson City; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews who love her dearly.

A graveside service is 1 p.m. Aug. 5 at Mont Meta Memorial Park in San Benito.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the charity of your choice.

Arrangements by Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home, 1805 U.S. 281 North in Marble Falls, (830) 693-4373. Condolences may be offered at