Willa Smith(1930 - 2013)

Willa Smith


Willa Troxel Smith, 82, of Easley, wife of the late John Coke Smith, Jr., passed away Monday, March 25, 2013.

Born in Greenville County, a daughter of the late Joe and Ruth Lark Troxel, Mrs. Smith retired as a secretary with Smith Surveyors and was a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church.

Surviving are three sons, John Coke Smith III (Jerrilu) and Kirby J. Smith (Robin), all of Easley and Dennis M. Grooms (Faye) of Savannah, GA; a daughter, Connie Marie Collins of Liberty; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Smith was predeceased by a son, Gary Grooms.

Graveside services will be 2:00 PM Wednesday at Greenlawn Memorial Park.

Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 PM Tuesday at Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Meals On Wheels, P.O. Box 184, Easley, SC 29641 or to Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church, 101 Pisgah Road, Easley, SC 29642.

The family is at the home of Kirby and Robin Smith, 220 Fire Station Road, Easley, SC 29642.

Condolences may be expressed online at www.robinsonfuneralhomes.com or in person at Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown which is assisting the family.

Funeral Home

Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown
305 West Main St. Easley, SC 29640

Published in The Greenville News on Mar. 26, 2013