Corsicana Daily Sun
Corsicana — Willie Fay Smith and Mary Emma Sipes committed their lives to each other Aug. 15, 1953 at Jacksonville College in Jacksonville, Texas. Willie has been a Baptist minister since he was 17 and was a missionary to Canada from 1969 to 1975. Mary has taught music and vocals since the 1960s and has authored “Love Reaching” and “A Little Girl and A Big Farm.” Since 1996, they have resided at 501 N. Rutherford, Macon, MO 63552. They raised three sons and have two granddaughters and a grandson. Mom and Dad, you're the best! Keep the wisdom, love and integrity coming!