Sarah Irene Smith

No birthdate given - August 6, 2018

Exeter, VA – Sarah Irene Smith passed away Monday, August 6, 2018, at Norton Community Hospital in Norton, VA. She had been a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.
Mrs. Smith is preceded in death by her son Lonnie Smith; her parents Lewis and Mary Blair; her sisters, Loretta Smith and Nadine Pervis and her step-mother, Doshia Blair.
Surviving are her son, James Eddie Smith of Appalachia, VA; her daughter, Deleania Garrett of Exeter, VA; her sisters, Sheila Elliott (Bobby) of Big Stone Gap, VA, Marlene Summers (Hubert) of Appalachia, VA, Charlene Blair of Shepherdsville, KY, and Darlene Richards (Loucian) of Keokee, VA; her step-sister, Dollie Mabe (Barry) of Miamisburg, OH; her sister-in-laws, Kat Johnson (Jim) of Englewood, OH, Judy Johnson of Brookville, OH, Elsie Rudd (Ronald) of New Lexington, OH and Colleen Newshott of Deerfield, FL; her brother-in-law, Bill Smith (Linda) of Rogersville, TN; her grandchildren, Tonya Ashley, Bradley Smith, Keely Vanshae Smith, Cameo Reese Smith, Kendra Garrett, Caleb Caudill and Kensley Caudill, and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 pm in Powell Valley Cemetery, Dryden, VA on Friday, August 17. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the cemetery.
Gilliam Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve the Smith Family.
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