Marjorie Compton Smith
Marjorie Compton Smith, 86, of Decatur, passed away on Wednesday, August 20, 2014, at River City Center. A celebration of life will be Saturday, August 23, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Roselawn Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Bill Lykins officiating. Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Entombment will follow in the mausoleum at Roselawn Cemetery.
Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her parents, Leslie and Nolia Compton; husband of 63 years, Guye Raymond Smith; and brothers, Robert L. Compton and James Leslie Compton.
She was a lifelong member of Ninth Street United Methodist Church. Mrs. Smith retired from the telephone company after 35 years of service. She started with South Central Bell and retired from AT&T.
She is survived by her brother, Bill (Jessie) Compton of Decatur; sister, Shirley Compton Terry of Decatur; and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Mental Health Association and designate to the Alzheimer's Program, Mental Health Association, P.O. Box 1502, Decatur, AL 35602.
This obituary was originally published in the Decatur Daily.