New Albany-Mamie Jewel Pannell Smith, 79, passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2016 in New Albany at New Albany Health and Rehab.
She was born February 22, 1937 to Lester Orr Pannell and Lillie Bell Hall Pannell. She retired from Collins Insurance Agency where she worked as Secretary. She was a member of First Baptist Church in New Albany.
Services will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, December 31, 2016 at United Funeral Service with Bro. Paul Sizemore officiating. Burial will be at Mount Olivet Cemetery. United Funeral Service will be in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by two daughters, Linda Susan Catlin and Cynthia Hall (Albert); three step sons, Sonny Smith (Linda), Edward Smith (Carol) and Glen Smith (Mary); twelve grandchildren; and fourteen great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Willard E. Smith; a sister, Bernice Elder; and three brothers, Troy Pannell, Aubrey Pannell and Junior Pannell.
Pallbearers will be Jon Catlin, Jeffery Catlin, Brandon Benefield, Josh Benefield, Ethan Benefield and Jacob Benefield.
Visitation will be Friday, December 30, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. til 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.