Rebecca (Knight) Smith

Rebecca Knight Smith, age 48, of Jefferson died Monday, November 26, 2012.

Rebecca loved life, her family, animals and nature. She was a member of White Plains Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her father, Grady Lee Knight and brother -in- law, Danny Jackson.

Survivors include: her husband, Sandy Smith; daughters, Doria Gantt and Pete of Jefferson, Sandi Smith and Barrera of Statham; mother, Louise Knight of Hoschton; brothers, Ronny Knight and Diane of Commerce, Melvin Knight and Debbie of Lawrenceville, John Knight and Fiona of Daytona Beach, FL; sisters, Connie Knight Beers and Terry of Loganville, Judy Adams and Mark of Toccoa, Sharon Jackson of Hoschton; grandchildren, Rayane Gantt, Carlin Smith and Khloe Barrera; 7 nieces; 8 nephews, 4 great nieces and 3 great nephews.

Funeral services will be held 4 p.m. Wednesday, November 28 at White Plains Baptist Church. Pastor Corey Pittman will be officiating. The family will receive friends 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Tuesday, November 27 and 9:00 am to 2:00 pm Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at Lawson Funeral Home. The body will lie in state one hour prior to services at the church.

Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966,

Published in BarrowCountyNews from Nov. 27 to Dec. 26, 2012