Benneta "Tex" Smith, 63 of Algoma, WV passed away Monday, March 16, at McDowell County Continuous Home after a short illness. She was born January 23, 1957 in Welch, WV to Mrs. Mildred Lowe Smith and the late Benjamin "Bennie" Smith of Algoma, WV. "Tex" was a lifelong member of Mt. Ebenezer Baptist Church where she was active in several auxiliaries. She was a faithful member and loved her church until her health began . . .