Wednesday, July 8, 2009


(Brenda) Mrs. Byron Smith, 67, of The Woodlands, formerly of Nacogdoches, passed away July 2, 2009 in The Woodlands, TX. She was born March 13, 1942 in Winnsboro, TX to James Guinn and Bessie Pauline Forrest.

Brenda is survived by her loving husband of 47 years, Byron Smith; daughter BeLynda Smith and husband David; son Bert Smith and wife Elizabeth; sister Cathy Myles and husband Edward; and grandchildren Sean Smith, Zander, Kaden and Addison Smith.
In accordance with her wishes, her cremated remains will be scattered on the family farm in Huntington, TX where four oak trees will be planted for each of her grandchildren along with a pasture of wildflowers.

A celebration of Brenda’s life is set for 2:00 P.M., Thursday, July 9, 2009 in the Chapel at The First Baptist Church in Nacogdoches, 411 North Street, Nacogdoches, TX.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Charles & Lois Marie Bright Foundation, a charitable, non-profit 501C-3 organization, c/o Axley & Rode, 420 North St., Nacogdoches, TX 75961.

There is a website built by Dignity Memorial for Mom. You can click Dignity Memorial on the right side of the screen to access the URL. We have built our own slideshow for the memorial service which I will post after the service tomorrow.