Caldonia Pack

Published 3:19 pm Thursday, February 2, 2017

“I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith” (2 Timothy 4:7).

Sister Caldonia Smith Pack was born July 25, 1936, to the late Julius Smith and Luhana Jefferson Smith. She was a beloved mother, grandmother, sister, daughter, aunt and friend. She was called home to rest on Feb. 1, 2017.

She joined New Zion Missionary Baptist Church, and was a loyal and faithful member until her health failed. Caldonia loved the Lord and encouraged others to do so, too.

Sister Pack was married to the late Joseph Pack on Feb. 19, 1955, and from this union eight children were born.

On Wednesday, Feb. 1, God sent an angel to bring her to her heavenly home. She leaves to cherish her memories, two daughters, Rosa (Tommy) Butler and Victoria Pack; three sons, Richard Pack, Walter (Peggy) Pack and Joseph (Mellow) Pack; two sisters, Alfredia Smith and Lovie Smith; two brothers, Rev. Doyle (Daisy) Smith and Rev. Alvin (Pauline) Jefferson; 17 grandchildren; and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Sister Pack was preceded in death by husband, Joseph Pack Sr.; her parents, Julius and Luhana Smith; two sons, Jacob and Jessie Pack; a daughter, Emma Pack; and three brothers, Percy, Clother and Julius Smith.

Visitation will be held Saturday, Feb. 11, at New Zion Baptist Church in Angie, from 9 a.m. until 10:45 a.m., followed by the funeral service at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Linza R. Cotton, pastor, officiating.

Crain and Sons Funeral Home of Bogalusa is in charge of arrangements. Interment will be in the Robinson Cemetery in Angie.

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