Smith, Evah Frances

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Evah Frances Smith, 77, of Red Bank, went to her heavenly home on Sunday, February 17, 2013.  

She was a member of White Oak Baptist Church.  

She was the daughter of the late A. K. and Fay Blevins.  She was also preceded in death by her sons, Mark Smith and James Smith; and several sisters and brothers.

Survivors include her husband, Paul Smith; son, David Smith; daughter-in-law, Carolyn Smith; grandchildren:  Shawn Smith, Matthew Smith Lindsey Smith, Rachel Smith Howell and Brandy Smith; sister, Crystal Record of Ringgold; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 21, at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace with Reverend Tony Wilson officiating.  Interment will follow in Hamilton Memorial Gardens.  

Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 20, at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524. 

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