Genell Sisco Smith


Genell Sisco Smith, 81, of Jasper, passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family.

Family will be receiving friends Thursday, June 27, 2019, from 1 until 2 p.m. at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home.  Service will follow at 2 p.m. in the Kilgore-Green Chapel, with burial at New Prospect Baptist Church. Howard Thompson will officiate.

She was the owner and operator of Sunshine Dry Cleaners in Jasper for many years. She was a faithful member of New Prospect Baptist Church and served on the decorating committee with Jerry Bennett.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Kathleen and Jack Sisco; grandparents, Lula Parks Bishop and Jimmie Parks; and grandson, James Michael Smith.

She is survived by her loving husband of 29 years, Billy George Smith; children, Cindy Viall (Billy), Renee Henry, Greg Smith, and Sandi Files (Jerry); grandchildren, Brett Allen, Blake Viall, Wesley Viall, Stan Panter, Nicholas Files and Haley Blue Files; great grandchildren, Shawn Panter and Aaron Panter; brothers, Jim Sisco (Karen), Jerry Sisco (Judy); sister, Kathy Bishop (Wayne) and many other family members.

The family would like to thank Angie Weems, who was a wonderful caretaker and became a member of the family. We also would like to thank Comfort Care Hospice for their care and expertise in her last days.

Honorary pallbearers will be New Prospect Baptist Church Rising Son Sunday School Class.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to New Prospect Baptist church Building Remodel, 770 Hwy 5, Jasper, Ala. 35503.

Friends may sign the guest register at

Kilgore-Green Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-9503