Graveside services for Betty Collier Smith, 78, of Cleburne, Texas will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, April 23, 2020 at Bono Cemetery. The Reverend Brent Shields will officiate. Visitation will be held from 4-8:00 P.M., Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at Rosser Funeral Home in Cleburne.
Betty Collier Smith passed away Monday, April 20, 2020 in Tyler, Texas. She was born December 11, 1941 in Lufkin, Texas to Myrtle (Davis) and Elmer Fisher.
Betty was a licensed chemical dependency counselor and a prison guard for the TDCJ. She loved spending time with her family and friends. Betty was a member of the Bethel Temple Assembly of God Church. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James Smith; and one brother, Joe Collier.
Survivors include her daughters, Margaret Short of Palestine, Texas, Darlene Mendoza and husband, Johnny, Carlene Cook and husband, Glenn, Gwendolyn Warner and husband Don, Catherine Newton, Jamie Smith and husband Kenneth, all of Cleburne, and Judy Ayers and husband Robby of Tyler, Texas; 17 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; four sisters, Ruby Dunn and husband, George of Groveton, Texas, Viola Price and Doris Vernon and husband, Herman, all of Pearland, Texas, and Janice Fondren and husband Bill of Lufkin, Texas; and a host of other relatives and friends.