Bobbie Jean Smalling, 63, died Saturday, May 18, 2013. She was a lifelong resident of North Little Rock, graduated from Oak Grove High School in 1967, and retired from the Department of Human Services in 2012.

She was preceded in death by her grandson, Cody Smalling; father, Bobby Vinson; and grandparents, Verlin and Daisy Vinson and Millard and Thelma Hart.

Survivors include son, Todd Smalling and wife Tracy; mother, Juanita Vinson; grandchildren, Maegan Hester and husband Mike and Clayton Smalling; great-grandchildren, Peyton, Makenzie, and Landon; brother, John Vinson; sister, Susan Matthews; nephews, Mickey and Robby; and many family and friends.

A funeral was held Wednesday, May 22, at Graves Memorial Baptist Church. Burial was in Palestine Cemetery.

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