Sara Jane Smith

Sara Jane Smith

Funeral services for Sara Jane Smith, 80, will be held Monday afternoon, March 8, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at the New Hope Church of God with Reverends Nathan Gauwitz and Robert Peterson officiating. Interment will be held at Provence Cemetery.

A time of visitation and support for the family will be held on Sunday afternoon from 3:00 till 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home

Sara was born August 14, 1940 here in Ardmore, the daughter of the late Albert Francis Bettes, Jr., and Freda Minix Cunningham. She passed away on March 2, 2021 here in Ardmore.

She and Harold Ray Smith were married May 23, 1961 in Gainesville, Texas and he preceded her death October 24, 2012. She was also preceded in death by their daughter Vickie Lynn Smith.

Sara managed J's Hallmark store for many years before retiring and managing her husband's construction business. She was a member of the New Hope Church of God.

She is survived by her children, Sheryl Massingill and husband Raymond; Deborah Smith; and Vance Smith; grandchildren, Kara Michelle Hilton and husband Brent; Joshua Adam Stewart; Shane Michael Kirk and wife Doloris; Christopher James Scott and wife Amanda Renee; Amanda Marie Upton and husband Billie; Susan Michelle Hilton and spouse Robin; and 10 great grandchildren.

Services are entrusted to Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory where words of comfort and condolences may be left for the family at

Due to the Covid-19, those in attendance please wear a face covering and practice social distancing. Services will be live streamed on the church Facebook page.

Posted online on March 07, 2021