Smith, Frankie Ruth Arp

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Frankie Ruth Arp Smith, 73, of Michigan, died on Wednesday, January 9, 2013. 

She was born Dec. 3, 1939, in Blue Ridge, GA. 

Her father was the late William H. Arp. 

She is survived by her mother, Maud Arp, of Allen Park, MI, her son, John A. Smith, daughter, R. Angela Voigt (Gary), granddaughter Sarah Voigt, two brothers, one sister, and many nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services were in Michigan.

Pastor Dwight Martin will conduct the graveside service at 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 21, in Chattanooga National Cemetery.

Send condolences at www.CovenantFuneral.com.

Arrangements are by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family-owned and operated.



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