Funeral services were held for Thurman Andrew Smith, 88, of Perkinston on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at 11 a.m. at  Moore Funeral Service Chapel in Wiggins with visitation from 10-11 a.m.

   He died June 5 in Perkinston. He was born August 22, 1930.

  He is survived by his wife Margaret Janie Kirkland Smith of Perkinston; daughters Brenda Poore of Flat Rock, Mich., Charlotte Slade (Ricky) of Gulfport and Elisha Brooks of Brooklyn; sons Aubrey (Kris) Smith and Darrell Smith, both of Perkinston; grandchildren Angela (C.V.) Meadows, Tabatha (Danny) Ezell, Katrina Walker, Rene Walker, Christie (Johnny) Perez, Callahan (Kim) Slade, Dylan Smith, Shelby (Ray) Allen; 21 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild on the way; and sister Iris Brock of Perkinston.

   He was preceded in death by his parents Robert Andrew Smith and Myrtle Elvira Breland and brothers Ancil Smith, Kenneth Smith and Bobby Jean Smith.

   Moore Funeral Service in Wiggins was in charge of arrangements.