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Janet Smith

September 23, 1943 — October 20, 2022

Gulfport

Janet Sue Heflin Smith, age 79, of Gulfport, passed away on Thursday, October 20, 2022.

Janet was born to Onree and Cara Heflin in Newton County.  She was a retired secretary from Bayou View Elementary School and enjoyed gardening and working in her flower beds. She loved Sunday brunch and a nice glass of champagne.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 41 years, Lamar Smith; her daughter, Daphyne Smith; her parents; and her beloved Yogi.

She is survived by her children, Dawn Smith (Neal Olive) and Darren Smith (Sherri Carr Smith); siblings, David Heflin and Debra Moore; grandchildren, Michael Croal, Kelsie Croal, Sidnye Smith, and Conner Smith; and her beloved Callie.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 27, 2022, at Riemann Family Funeral Home, 11280 Three Rivers Road, Gulfport, from 1:00-2:00 pm. Funeral services officiated by Rev. Patrick Sanders will follow at 2:00 pm.

Burial will be in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens in Gulfport.

Memorials may be made to the Humane Society of South Mississippi, www.hssm.org , and memories may be shared at www.riemannfamily.com .

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Janet Smith, please visit our flower store.

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Visitation

Thursday, October 27, 2022

1:00 - 2:00pm (Central time)

Riemann Family Funeral Home - Gulfport

11280 Three Rivers Rd, Gulfport, MS 39503

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Funeral Service

Thursday, October 27, 2022

Starts at 2:00pm (Central time)

Riemann Family Funeral Home - Gulfport

11280 Three Rivers Rd, Gulfport, MS 39503

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