Verdie Mae Smith, age 80, of Caryville was born October 13, 1939 and passed away Monday, October 12, 2020. She was a Member of Midway Baptist Church. Preceded in death by her husband, Robert (Bob) Smith; parents, Claude (Chalk) and Ruth (McGhee) Smith; sisters, Margaret Smith Taylor, Mona Smith Hatmaker and niece, Elizabeth Ann Taylor Daugherty.
Son: Charles Gene Smith
Daughter: Rebecca H. Cooper (Perry)
Stepchildren: Tammy Ellison, Bobby Smith, and Jackie Smith
Granddaughters: Christina Hunter, Lindsey Lewis, Sydney Cooper, Tia Ellison, Jacob and Wesley Smith
Great-Grandchildren: Aniston, Haidyn, and Asher Hunter; Hudson Garland; Harper, Sadie, and Brody Lewis
Several Step Great-Grandchildren
Sister: Wanda Smith Miller (Bob)
Aunt: Della (Bo) Chapman
Nieces and Nephews: Catherine Patty (Gerald), Eddie Hatmaker (Bertha), Mike Miller (Gina), Karen Aslinger (Randy), and Kenny Taylor (Kim)
Friends may stop by 12 Noon to 6 PM Wednesday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home for viewing and to sign the guest book.
Family and friends will meet 12:15 PM Thursday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home and proceed to Campbell Memorial Gardens for a 1 PM Graveside Service and Interment with Rev. Johnny Dabney officiating.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations may be made to St. Jude Children Research Hospital; 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or the Campbell County Cancer Association, Inc. P.O. Box 122, Jacksboro, TN, 37757
Condolences may be given online at http://www.cross-smithfuneralhome.com
Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home