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Lovella Terry-Smith / August 01, 2017

Lovella Terry-Smith, 96, died Sunday, July 30 2017. She was born Feb. 22, 1921.

Mrs. Smith joined Mr. Ararat Baptist Church at an early age and remained an active member until her death. Lovella enjoyed traveling with her children and grandchildren as well as entertaining her family, church family, and friends with her delicious meals.

She is survived by two sons and three daughters: Charles Smith (Marie), John A. Smith, Mable S. Diggs (Cecil), Bernice S. Williams, and Joyce S. Burns. She also leaves six grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. In addition, she leaves to cherish her memory two brothers, three sisters, one sister-in-law, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and caring friends.

Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her husband, Carlie Smith Jr.

A funeral will be held Saturday, Aug. 5 at 3 p.m. at Mt. Ararat Baptist Church. The family will receive friends on hour prior to the service.

A viewing will be Friday, Aug. 4 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at Carter's Funeral Home.

Services entrusted to Carter’s Funeral Home.

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