Averi Lane Smith, age 17, of Gainesville, formerly of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, April 3, 2014, at Egleston Children's Hospital.
Averi was born Oct. 3, 1996, in Gainesville, Ga., to Alex and Kristi Fleming Smith. She was a junior at Gainesville High School, where she was a part of the state championship golf team in 2012.
Survivors include her parents, Alex and Kristi Smith; brothers, Benjamin Smith and Cooper Smith, all of Gainesville; maternal grandparents, Terry and Nancy Fleming, Gainesville; paternal grandparents, Ben and Sylvia Smith, Sylvania, Ga.; great-grandparents, Hildon and Ruth Leopard, Gainesville.
A celebration of life is scheduled for 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, 2014, from the clubhouse at Chattahoochee Country Club. The Rev. Jerrell Beatty will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the CURE, www.cure.org
; or Children's Healthcare at Egelston Gift Processing Department, 1687 Tullie Circle NE, Atlanta, GA 30329-2320.
Online condolences can be made to the family at barrettfh.com.
Barrett Funeral Home, Cleveland