SEVEN SPRINGS - Effie Smith Bizzell, 94, of Seven Springs, received her heavenly reward on Wednesday, December 4, 2013. Mrs. Bizzell was born November 12, 1919, to the late Fountain and Edith Smith. She was wife of the late Malcolm Bizzell and was preceded in death by a grandson, Larry Carroll Price; grandson-in-law, Jimmy Casey; two brothers, David Smith and Durwood Smith; and four sisters, Emma Smith, Doris Hill, Estelle Marshburn and Mamie Grady. She was a faithful member of White Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church and retired from Caswell Center where she worked twenty five years. A service of remembrance will be held Saturday, December 7, 2013, at 11 a.m. from Rouse Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Daly's Chapel Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery, Liddell. Mrs. Bizzell is survived by a daughter, Dot Kennedy and husband Milton, of Kinston; three grandchildren, Malcolm Kennedy of La Grange, Debbie Casey of Kinston and Angela Kennedy of Pensacola, Fla.; and two great-granddaughters, Sarah Casey and Suzanne Janes. The family will receive friends Friday from 6-8 p.m. at Rouse Funeral Home and at other times they will be at the home. Online condolences may be expressed at rousefh.com. Memorials may be made to White Oak Grove Original Free Will Baptist Church, c/o Janet Brown, 1794 Jenny Lind Road, La Grange, NC 28551. Arrangements are with Rouse Funeral Home, La Grange. Sign the guest book at Kinston.com. (Paid obituary)
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Published in Free Press from Dec. 6 to Dec. 9, 2013