Smith, Nancy Brooks (Dalton)

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Nancy Smith
Nancy Smith

Nancy Brooks Smith, 72, of Dalton, passed away on Monday, January 14, 2019, at Hamilton Medical Center.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Virgil and Beulah Brooks; two sisters, Virginia Brooks and Jane Buckner.

She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Hunter of Dalton; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Eva and Gary Brewer, Jody and Larry Nelms and Sue Weaver, all of Dalton; brother and sister-in-law, Ralph and Karen Brooks of Dalton; two grandchildren, Chelsea Oliver and Ethan Hunter; two great-grandchildren, Jessie and Jamar Oliver; special friend, Ricky Johnson; several nieces and nephews also survive. 

The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 17, at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home, with Reverend Larry Nelms and Reverend David Friend officiating. Burial will be at Grove Level Cemetery.

The family will receive friends and family at the funeral home from 5-9 p.m. on Wednesday.

You may leave the family a message at www.julianpeeples.com. Funeral arrangements are by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Dalton. For more information, call 706 259-7455.


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