Our staff is comprised of dedicated and licensed professionals with the experience to answer all your questions regarding our services. Please feel free to contact any of our staff members at any time.
Jeff and Leslie Smith
President and VP
Jeff, John and Kay's son, joined the staff at Smith-North Little Rock Funeral Home in June 2006 as a funeral director. In 2010 Jeff and Leslie stepped into the role of leading the funeral homes. They plan to continue the legacy of the funeral home. Jeff graduated from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor's Degree in Small Business Management and the University of Memphis with a MBA. He is proud to carry on the Smith family tradition of funeral service and the proud father of three children, Hayden, Kaylee, and Sawyer. As Vice President Leslie adds her motherly touch to our Smith Family.
General Manager of Operations, Smith Family Funeral Homes
Clay came to work at the Smith - North Little Rock Funeral Home in 1979 as an apprentice. He became a Funeral Director in 1983 after serving his apprenticeship and going to Mortuary School in Dallas. He was Manager of the Smith - North Funeral Home from 2005 to 2015, now General Manager of Operations of all Smith Family Funeral Homes locations. Clay and his wife Audrey have two children.
Manager and Funeral Director
Jeri Lynn Davenport
Office Manager and Funeral Director
Richard, a licensed funeral director and embalmer, joined our firm in 2003.
Wife Sally, proud father of seven children and three grandkids and two great-grandkids. Member of Center Point Church in Benton. Richard has been in the funeral service since 1970.
Family Service Counselor
Linda Honeycutt is proud to be partnered with Smith – Benton Funeral Home. She is a professional in the death care industry; serving as a family service counselor for over 10 years. Linda helps families at the time of death and with their prearrangement needs for both funeral and cemetery decisions. Linda has been a resident in Saline County for over 45 years. When she isn’t working, she loves to work in her vegetable garden and to go scuba diving and spear fishing with her youngest son at Lake Ouachita.
Mary Jo Goshien
Smith-Rosemont Cemetery Maintenance
Emory Martin III
Care Center Manager
Senior Embalmer, Smith Family Funeral Homes
Brent M Hill
Hostess & Funeral Director
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