Jennie Lind Roth, a resident of Malden and formerly of Tuckerman, Ark., died Wednesday, March 16, 2005, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. She was the daughter of the late Charles Spurgeon Smith and Trella Victoria Sorrells Smith.
On Feb. 16, 1941, she and James Alouis Roth were united in marriage at Columbia.
She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Malden, and she enjoyed china painting. She taught many years with the 4-H program in New Madrid County and taught china painting at her home.
Survivors include her husband, James Alouis Roth of Malden; three sons, James Richard Roth of Belmont, Mass., Charles Barron Roth of Battleground, Ind., and Victor Lind Roth of Malden; one brother, Larry Dean Smith of Cape Girardeau; one sister, Charlene Melba Richardson of Forsythe; and seven grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Jennings G. Smith, Norman Smith and Spurgeon Smith; and one sister, Juanita Blades.
Visitation was held after 6 p.m. Friday, March 18, 2005, at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.
Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 19, 2005, at Bradshaw Chapel in Malden with Rev. Stan Wood officiating.
Interment followed in Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden.