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Mary Jo Smith

January 30, 1944 ~ December 16, 2023 (age 79) 79 Years Old

Mary Jo Smith Obituary

Mary Jo Smith, 79, passed peacefully at home surrounded by her family on December 16, 2023 in Antlers, Oklahoma. She was born January 30, 1944 in Casa Grande, Arizona to Jimmy and Aldean (Ihrig) Rosenthal.

Mary Jo married Sam Smith Jr. July 6, 1962 in Rattan, Oklahoma. She enjoyed cooking, cleaning and visiting with her family and friends. She was a member of the Christian Family Fellowship in Antlers, Oklahoma. Mary Jo worked with her brother, Jim Ray for many years as a store clerk at Jim Ray's Quickstop.

She was preceded in death by her parents: Jimmy and Aldean Rosenthal; her husband: Sam Smith Jr.; and her brother: Jim Ray Rosenthal.

Mary Jo is survived by her children: Stacy LeNorman of Antlers, Oklahoma, Tracy Smith-Jones and husband Fob of Sulphur, Oklahoma, and Jeff Smith of Antlers, Oklahoma; sister: Johnie Caufield of Ada, Oklahoma; grandchildren: Max LeNorman of Edmond, Oklahoma, Alex Whitlaw of OKC, Oklahoma, Meredith Jones of Sulphur, Oklahoma, and Hunter Smith of Antlers, Oklahoma; along with numerous other family and friends.

Services for Mary Jo will be held at 2pm Tuesday December 19, 2023 at the First Baptist Church in Antlers, Oklahoma with Pastor Billy Hunter officiating. Interment will be at Rattan Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Seth Wood, Mike Wallace, Ricky Mills, and Jackie Hatcher. Honorary pallbearers will be Randy Mills, Zachary Rosenthal, Russ Reckner, Glen Hadley, Roddy Mills, Billy Sam Smith, and Terry Smith.

Family night will be Monday December 18, 2023 from 6 to 8 pm at Serenity Funeral Service.

Funeral services are entrusted with Serenity Funeral Service in Antlers, Oklahoma.

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Family Night
December 18, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Serenity Funeral Service
145 W. Main Street
Antlers, OK 74523

December 19, 2023

2:00 PM
First Baptist Church Antlers
208 NE B St
Antlers, OK 74523


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