Virginia M. Smith

NEW BERN - Virginia M. Smith, 71, died Nov. 8, 2013, in Texas.

She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church for 45 years. She retired from First Citizens Bank and she was currently employed at JC Penney.

She is survived by her husband, Allen M. Smith; two daughters, Maurica Smith Gwin of Houston, Texas and Pam O'Connor of New Bern; two sisters, Kay Kirkman of Statesville and Brenda Brinson of Cove City; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at Calvary Baptist Church, followed by the funeral service at 2 p.m. Burial will follow at New Bern Memorial Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements are by Cotten Funeral Home & Crematory.

Funeral Home

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

Published in Sun Journal from Nov. 14 to Nov. 17, 2013