Mary Yvonne Smith Atkinson, 78, entered into rest on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at Shoreland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Whiteville.
A native of Columbus County, Mary was born Jan. 3, 1941 to the late Henry Thomas Smith and Emma Lee Buck Smith. Also, preceding Mary in death was a grandson, Ricky Clyde Todd Jr.
A graveside service ice will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 18 at the Pireway Community Church Cemetery in Tabor City with Rev. Bradley Butler officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn is serving the family.
Survivors include two children, Ricky Clyde Todd of Charlotte, Randy Thomas Todd of Chadbourn; one sister, Henrietta Smith Wyatt (David) of Leland; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.