Mary N. Smith, 79
By Whitley Clifton | September 17, 2019 3:46 pm
Funeral services for Mary N. Smith were held Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 2 p.m. in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Elder Tommy Rountree officiating. Interment followed in the Sardis Primitive Baptist Cemetery. The family received friends at the funeral home Monday evening from 6-8 p.m. and at the home of Ron Wommack. She passed away Saturday, August 31, 2019, at Emanuel Medical Center Nursing Home.
Pallbearers were Wendy Farrow, Allen Johnson, Tim Smith, Dale Smith, Phil Smith, and Ben Smith.
Mrs. Smith was born February 9, 1940 to the late Edward and Vinnie Moore Trull in Swainsboro, Emanuel County, GA. She was a homemaker and devoted mother to her children, diligently caring for her special needs son. Mrs. Smith loved fishing, flower gardening, her animals, was an excellent cook and enjoyed cooking for and spending time with her family. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Johnny Ray Smith; and grandson, Michael Smith.
Survivors include one daughter, Arlene Phillips (Wayne) of Soperton; five sons, Ray Lofton of Pulaski, James Smith of Savannah, Kenneth Smith (Ann) of Midville, Ricky Smith (Lucille) of McRae, and John Smith (Samantha) of Swainsboro; four grandchildren, Ron Wommack, John Wommack, Teri Smith (Shawn), and Stephanie LeMaster (Jason); six great-grandchildren, Cody Wommack, Destini Smith, Shawn Smith Jr., Baylee Smith, Justin LeMaster, and Savannah LeMaster; and a host of nieces, nephews and extended family.
Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors was in charge of arrangements.