Judith Ann Smith
Judith Ann Smith, lifelong Okmulgee resident, passed away Sunday morning, March 10, 2019, in Tulsa at 73 years of age. Judy was born September 23, 1945, to the late Delbert and Mildred (Bates) Raley. She married James “Jim” Wesley Smith on December 10, 1965, in Tulsa. He preceded her in death on July 29, 2010. Judy retired from Harlan Motor Company, where she had worked as a book keeper for many years. She enjoyed sewing and loved the time she spent with her grandchildren.
Judy was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and a brother, Kenny Raley.
Survivors include her daughters, Jennifer Neal and husband Kary of Okmulgee, Jodie Bracken and husband Steve of Owasso and Jamie Christian and husband Shawn of Broken Arrow; grandchildren, Ashley McGovran and husband Joe, Taylor Neal, Mackenzie Morris, Michael Morris, Natalie Morris, Tom Bracken, Joe Bracken, Jordan Hicks, Jonah Hicks, Josh Christian and Jonathon Christian; and a great granddaughter, Abigayle McGovran.
Judy’s family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 5-7 p.m. at the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home.
A Memorial Service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, March 14, 2019, at the First Baptist Church with Dr. Dennis Taylor officiating. A private family committal service will be held. Honorary casket bearers will be Tom Bracken, Joe Bracken, Michael Morris, Jonah Hicks, Josh Christian, Jonathon Christian and Joe McGovran.
Memorial contributions may be made to Grace Hospice or the First Baptist Church of Okmulgee.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Okmulgee. Memories, condolences, photos and videos may be shared with the family on Judy's Tribute Page at www.mcclendon-winters.com.