Alice Marie Schmidt
Alice Marie Schmidt, 88, of Cameron died Thursday, March 21, 2013 in a Cameron nursing center. Funeral services were Thursday, March 31, at the First Baptist Church in Cameron with Rev. Gary Maroney officiating. Burial followed in the Oak Hill Cemetery. Visitation was held on Wednesday, March 30 at the Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home.
Mrs. Schmidt, a homemaker, was born in 1924 to Cecil Buren and Mirtie (Malone) Mode. She was a C.H. Yoe High School graduate. She married John A. Schmidt and he preceded her in death in 1989. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Cameron where she was active in WMU, and was a Sunday School teacher. She was a member of the Cameron Book Club and the Ladies Auxiliary of the VFW. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Violet Epperson.
She is survived by: Sons, Edward N. Whitley and wife Cindy of Arlington; Joseph C. Schmidt of Commerce, John A. Schmidt, Jr. and wife Shelley of Temple; daughters, Sherri Clore, Angell Green and husband Dan of McKinney, Bette Whitley Sanders and husband Randy of New Braunfels, Anna Marie Schmidt Kleinschmidt and husband Tim of Lexington; 13 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to: The Baptist Student Ministry Mission Fund, 1612 Lee St., Commerce, Texas 75428, Attn.: Joe Schmidt.
Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home of Cameron was in charge of arrangements.