OBITUARY SUBMITTED BY:
109 S. Brasfield St., Dumas, AR
Rebel Smith Curtis
Published: January 21, 2013
Rebel Smith Curtis, age 45, of Dumas, Ark. passed away on Jan. 19, 2013, in Dumas. She was born July 8, 1967 in New Orleans, La. to Clifford Joseph and Patricia Bryant Smith. She was a Christian and a Licensed Practical Nurse at Delta Memorial Hospital in Dumas for seven years. Rebel received the Florence Nightingale Award in her graduation from nursing school. She is survived by her parents, three brothers, Clay (Shelley) Smith Jr. of Geismar, La., Max (Kelly) Smith of Bella Vista, Ark. and Dallas (Stephanie) Smith of Siloam Springs, Ark., two sisters, Holly (Lloyd) Downen of Dumas, Ark. and Whitney (Jared) McDonald of Dumas, Ark. She also had two sons, J.R. Smith of Dumas and Matthew Kyle Curtis of McGehee, and one daughter, Samantha Kiff of Dumas and two grandchildren, Anna Claire and Shevy. Visitation will be Monday, Jan. 21, 2012, from 6–8 p.m. at Abundant Life Church and services Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at 11 a.m., Abundant Life Church in Dumas with burial following at Walnut Lake Cemetery, Rev. Melvin Reagan and Rev. Mack Milner will be officiating. Memorials in memory of Rebel may be made to Hospice Angels in Pine Bluff, Ark. Griffin Funeral Home in Dumas will be in charge of services.