Lillian Smith(1942 - 2014)

Lillian Elizabeth Smith

1942 - 2014

Lillian Elizabeth Smith, age 72, of Pensacola, departed this life on June 17, 2014.

She was born Lillian Elizabeth Royster to the late Robert Royster and Rosa Lee Williams in Pensacola, Florida on November 12, 1942. She was the third of seven children.

Lillian attended St. Joseph Catholic School and Escambia County Public Schools of Pensacola, graduating from Booker T. Washington High School. She retired from Naval Aviation Depot, Pensacola Naval Air Station after 28 years of employment.

Lillian was married to the Late Alonzo Arthur Green and a mother of three children, Christopher Antonio, Tracy, and Byron Keith. After the death of Alonzo Arthur Green, she married the Late Smitty Smith.

Lillian was predeceased by three siblings, Matilda Royster, Carolyn Spratley, and Larry Royster, and one niece, Katrina Spratley. Beautiful memories remain in the hearts of her loving sister, Robin Royster, and devoted children: Christoper Antonio Green, Tracy (Darren) Williams, and Byron Keith Green; four grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; six nieces and nephews and four siblings.

The visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 24th from 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM at Tracy Morton Memorial Chapel 55 Coast Road, Pensacola, FL 32507.

Memorial service will be held on Wednesday, June 25th beginning at 10:00 AM at St. Joseph Catholic Church 140 West Government Street, Pensacola, FL 32502. Interment will follow at Barrancas National Cemetery.

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Published in Pensacola News Journal on June 24, 2014