Stella Marie Smock (1928 - 2014)

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Stella Marie Smock

Nashville, TN

Died August 21, 2014 at Richland Place Health Center in Nashville, TN; she was 85 years old.

Ms. Smock graduated from Walla Walla University, Washington, in 1953. She worked at Vanderbilt University from 1956 thru 1996 and retired after 40 years of faithful service.

Ms. Smock is survived by her special friends Peggy Bow and Frances Hardie.

Visitation for Ms. Smock will be Tuesday, September 2, from 1-2 p.m. with a graveside service beginning at 2 p.m., all at Harpeth Hills Funeral Home, 615-646-9292.

Funeral Home
Harpeth Hills Funeral Home
9090 Highway 100 Nashville, TN 37221
Funeral Home Details
Published in The Tennessean on Aug. 24, 2014
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