JEFFERSON – Mary F. Smith, 84, died Tuesday, December 22, 2009, in Athens.
Born in Jackson County she was the daughter of the late Garnett E. and Callie Wilson Bowles. Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her husband, W.C. Smith; a grandson, Harley Noah Smith; and granddaughter, Patricia Grace Smith.
Survivors include children, Evelyn Chambers, Summie Smith, Terry Smith and Randall Smith, all of Jefferson, Emily Baker, Danielsville, Bobby Smith, Alaska; 14 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 24, at 11 a.m., from the chapel of Ivie Funeral Home with the Rev. Dennis Kesler officiating. Burial will be in the Jackson Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday, December 23, from 6 to 9 p.m. and at other times at the home of Summie Smith, 490 Elliot Smith Rd. in Jefferson.
Ivie Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.