Mrs. Yvettie "Betty" Smith, 71, of Ash, died Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013.
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She was born Sept. 4, 1942, in Bladen County, the daughter of the late Henry Lee Simmons and Elizabeth Inman Simmons. She was the widow of the late Glen Smith.
Mrs. Smith formerly worked with National Spinning and at Walmart.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and a friend to all who knew her.
She is survived by two sons, Jerrett Smith and wife, Becky, of Ash and Timothy Smith and wife, Nordis, of Shallotte; a brother, James C. Simmons of Ash; six grandchildren, Emily Grace Smith, Miranda Lee Smith, William Edward Smith, Whitney Ann Smith, Betty Carol Thomas, Bridgett Thomas; and two great-grandchildren, Landon Blake Dollarhide and Gordon Drake White.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; a daughter, Sabrina Smith Thomas; and a brother, Horace M. Simmons.
Her funeral service was conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 30, at Peacock Funeral Home Chapel in Whiteville. Burial was in the Bill Inman Cemetery.
Her family received friends prior to the service at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Brunswick County Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 92, Supply, NC 28462.
Online condolences may be made at www.peacockfuneralhome.net.
Peacock Funeral Home, P.O. Box 586, Whiteville, NC 28472, 910-642-4141.
Peacock Funeral Home - Whiteville
1227 S. Madison St. P.O. Box 586
Whiteville, NC 28472
Published in The Brunswick Beacon from Jan. 2 to Jan. 8, 2014