Charlotte Estelle Smotherman

Charlotte Estelle Smotherman

Charlotte Estelle Smotherman, age 77, peacefully went to sleep and awoke in the kingdom of Heaven on Wednesday, January 30, 2013.

Charlotte was born April 25, 1935 to Charles and Dorothy Parrish of Redlands, CA. A native of Redlands, CA, she married the love of her life, Jim, and eventually moved to Murfreesboro where she became a resident. She was a homemaker who took great joy in her family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Ellis Smotherman of Murfreesboro TN; brother, Charles Parrish of Redlands, CA; sister, Dee Porter of Garden Grove, CA and parents.

Survivors include daughter, Vickie Taylor of Murfreesboro; sons, Ronald, Chuck and Daryl Smotherman of Murfreesboro; son-in-law, Greg Taylor of Murfreesboro; daughter-in-law, Kelly Smotherman of Murfreesboro and grandchildren, Chris Taylor of Chattanooga, Hunter Taylor of Murfreesboro, Chase Taylor of Murfreesboro, Caleb Summar of Murfreesboro and Charley Smotherman of Murfreesboro.

The family will receive friends from 12-2 p.m. on Saturday, February 2nd at Riverdale Baptist Church, for a Memorial Service to celebrate her life. Pastor Curt Wagoner officiating.

Published in The Daily News Journal on Jan. 31, 2013