The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

October 7, 2013

Smith, 99


Enid News & Eagle

— Mattye Smith will celebrate her 99th birthday with a come-go-reception for family and friends 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Ringwood Community Fair Building in Ringwood. Cards may be sent to P.O. 142, Meno, OK 73760.

Mattye was born Oct. 13, 1914, in Ringwood, Okla., the daughter of JC and Roxie Headrick. She is one of eight children.

Mattye is a 1933 graduate of Ringwood High School. She has lived all her life in the Ringwood and Meno communities.

She and Louis Smith were married Nov. 16, 1941. He died in November 2001, after 60 years of marriage.

Together, they managed a grocery store in Meno and later operated S&H Propane, before retiring in 1979.

Her children are Debbie Davidson and husband Mike of Meno, and the late Dickey Smith. She has six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.