Thomasville Times Enterprise

February 25, 2013

Grace G. Smith



Funeral services for Grace G. Smith of Cairo will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Cairo.  Rev. Alexander Mack, Pastor, Dr. Daniel Simmons officiating services with interment to follow at Crestview Cemetery in Cairo.  Pallbearers will be Jimmy Smith, Sr., Jimmy Smith, Charles Smith, Joseph Smith, Jason Smith, Jeffery Smith, Jultan Smith and Abu Sufyaan Talib Smith.  Ms. Smith was born on August 12, 1920 in Grady Co., GA to the late Hannah Green.  She was a member of Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Cairo where she served on the Deaconess Board and in the Church Choir.  Ms. Smith also attended Grady Co. Schools.  She wed Mr. Robert V. Smith and their union would continue on until the time of his passing.  Ms. Smith departed this life on Saturday, February 23, 2013 at Heritage Healthcare of Ashburn.  Survivors to cherish her memory include her sons Charles Smith (Betty) and Joseph Smith both of Cairo, Jimmy Smith Sr. (Linda) of Thomasville; daughters Juretha McMillan of Ashburn and Aisha Muhammad of New York, NY; brother-in-law Joe Thomas of Cairo; son-in-law Malika Abdul-Kareem of New York, NY; daughter-in-law, Jeannette Smith of Tallahassee, Fla.; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren other relatives and friends.  She was preceded in death by her husband Robert V. Smith; 3 sons Robert L. Smith, Roy Chester Smith and Edward Smith.  The family will receive friends at the Chapel of Cloud Funeral Home on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 from 6:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. — Cloud Funeral Home