William Samuel Smart
Funeral services for William Samuel Smart, age 18, who passed away November 13, 2010, will be 3:30 P.M. Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston. Rev. Chris Witt and Rev. Karl Norris will officiate the service. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Visitation will be Tuesday, November 16, 2010 from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at Kilpatrick Funeral Home. William was born on March 18, 1992 to Caroline Marbury Smart and William Thomas Smart. He attended A. E. Phillips Laboratory School, and then graduated from Ruston High School with honors. William was a member of the French Club at Ruston High School and participated in other activities. At the time of his death, William was attending Louisiana Tech University aspiring to be a doctor. William was a loving son, brother, grandson, uncle and cousin to his family. Will meant so much to his wide spread group of friends and teachers. He will be sorely missed by all who knew him. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Virginia Lomax Marbury and William Ardis Marbury and grandfather Samuel L. Smart. William is survived by his mother, Caroline Marbury; father, William Smart; sisters, Virginia Elizabeth “Lizzie” Smart and Christie Sanderson; nieces, Greer and Rocky Sanderson; cousin, Lomax Bailey Napper and Camdyn Anders Napper; aunt and uncle, Rebekah Marbury Napper and Lue Charles Napper. Special thanks to Regina Marshall, Christine Atteberry, and Ronnie Atteberry for their loving support. Memorials may be sent to Up with Down's, a Down's syndrome organization at www.upwithdowns.com; Legacy Park of Ruston, P. O. Box 2030, Ruston, LA 71273 a park being constructed for special needs of Ruston; or Bless by Downs, 145 Diamond T Road, Winnsboro, LA 71295. Pallbearers will be Drew Boyd, Raymond Walker, Logan Taylor, Jon Atteberry, Chin Lin, Matt Sanderson and Lomax Napper. Honorary pallbearers will be Anthony Morrison, Aaron Atteberry, Nolan Poppin, Jack Breckenridge, Cedric Davis, and Patrick Hall. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com.