Mary Carol SMITH

News Death Notice

SMITH, Mary Carol 83, of New Bern, NC, died July 11, 2013 at Bayview Nursing & Rehab Center. She was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church and she previously worked as a tour guide at the Attmore Oliver House. Mary gave generously to many different funds. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Hoover A. Smith and her parents, Thomas and Margaret White and one son, Michael Smith. She is survived by three sons, Thomas R. Smith of Leland, NC; Christopher W. Smith and wife Cate of Boulder, CO; Patrick Smith and wife Rose of Hartville, OH; and five grandchildren, Samantha, Charlotte, Mary, Oriana and Leo Smith. Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 pm Monday, July 15, 2013 at Cotton Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at St. Paul Catholic Church. Burial will follow at St. Josephs Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Colonial Capital Humane Society P.O. Box 326 New Bern, NC 28563 or to St. Jude Children's Hospital 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Online condolences may be made to the Smith family at

Funeral Home

Cotten Funeral Home
2201 Neuse Blvd New Bern, NC 28560
(252) 637-3181

Published in Dayton Daily News on July 13, 2013