Maggie Sue (Carpenter) Smith

March 25, 1944 ~ February 22, 2019 (age 74)


Maggie Sue Carpenter Smith, 74, of Amarillo, Texas passed away on Friday, February 22, 2019.

Miss Maggie was born on March 25, 1944, to the late Carlton and Eddie Mae London Carpenter, Jr., in Mineola, Texas.

She was employed with the Panhandle Community Services as the Director of the Hilltop Center for more than 40 years.

Miss Maggie is preceded in death by her step-father, Doris Russell, husband, Marvin Smith, a daughter, Denise “Niecee” Smith, three brothers, James Carpenter, Paul Russell, and Doris Russell, Jr., and one sister, Mary Gay Russell.

She leaves to cherish her memories, two daughters, Juanita Annette (Rick) Smith Tyler of Amarillo, Texas, and Debra Smith of Dallas, Texas, a sister, Mary Ruth French of Los Angeles, California, two brothers, Jessie Earl Carpenter and Lawrence Russell of Amarillo, Texas, and a brother-in-law, Lorenzo Smith of Amarillo, Texas, four granddaughters, Sabela Gebremeskel, Cynite Cooke and Toya Buggs all of Dallas, Texas, and Alicia Wilson of Amarillo, Texas, a grandson, Lionel Wilson, twelve great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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March 1, 2019

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Warford-Walker Rose Chapel
509 North Hughes Street
Amarillo, Texas 79107

Home Going Celebration Service
March 2, 2019

11:00 AM
North Heights Church of Christ
1810 North Hughes Street
Amarillo, TX 79107

Interment Following Home Going Celebration Service
March 2, 2019

12:30 PM to 1:00 PM
Llano Cemetery East
2900 South Hayes Street
Amarillo, Texas 79103

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