Opal Louise Cain Smart
Opal Louise Cain Smart, 83, of Deweyville, passed away Friday, March 22, in Conroe. She was a native of Wolfe City, Tx, born Dec. 22, 1929 to parents Myrtie Hardy Humphries and James Henry Humphries. Opal lived in Deweyville for 40 years, and was a faithful and active member of Calvary Baptist Church in Deweyville.
Opal loved picking berries, and canning and making jelly. She was a loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, great grandmother and friend. She loved spending time with her family and will be dearly missed.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Humphries; brother, William E. Humphries.
Those left to cherish her memory are her husband, Daniel Lee Smart of Deweyville; children, Carolyn Sullivan and husband, Dale of Kodak, Tn, James “Tip” Cain and wife, Mary of Conroe, Melanie Mefford of Covington, La, Kimberly Pearce and husband, Byron of Kennedale, Tx; step children, Kelly Smart and wife, Annette, Dana Wilbur, Angela Smart, all of Deweyville, Lee Smart and wife Lynette of Fredericksburg, Va; brother, James “Konnie” Humphries and wife, Shirlene of Vidor. She is also survived by 17 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren and a host of friends.
A viewing will be held on Tuesday, March 26, from 9:00 am to 10:45 am., and funeral service will be held on Tuesday, March 26, at 11:00 am at the funeral home, with the Rev. John Fortenberry officiating. Burial will follow at King Cemetery in Hartburg.