Jana Wright Smith
September 1, 1971 - September 12, 2021
Jana Lanese Wright Smith, 50, Lehigh Acres, Fla. entered heaven's glory on Sunday, September 12, 2021. She was born September 1, 1971 to Mary Jones Wright and Harry Lee Wright.
By 11 years of age she was the full-time pianist at Hopewell United Methodist Church. She graduated from North Carolina School of the Arts. She was Miss Teen Virginia of 1988. Most recently she was Music director at First Community Congregational Church in Lehigh Acres, Fla. She will be remembered for her talents as a musician and her love for her family.
Jana is survived by her three children, Dakota Smith, Destiny Smith, and Dazmen Smith; her mother, Mary Wright; her brothers, Sherrille Wright (Diane) and Vaden Wright (Emily); her many family and friends; and was predeceased by her father, Harry Wright and her sister, Hope Adams. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, September 26, 2021 at 3 p.m. at Hopewell United Methodist Church.
Published by Danville and Rockingham County on Sep. 17, 2021.