Nancy Faye Simmons Smith, 68, went to be with her Lord Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at her residence. She was the daughter of Mary Margaret Britt Simmons and the late Asberry Clyde Simmons. She was the widow of Robert Gerald “Jerry” Smith who preceded her in death in 2004.
Final rites will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, July 6 at Worthington Funeral Home with Revs. Coy Long, Roger Wright and Dean Jackson officiating. The family will receive friends from 2-3 p.m. Thursday, July 6 (one hour prior to the service) at the funeral home. Interment will be in Boardman Baptist Church Cemetery.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by one son, Gerald Dwayne Smith of the home; three siblings, Judy Carol Simmons Phillips and her husband, E.J., and William “Buddy” Asberry Simmons and his wife, Judy Kay, both of Evergreen and Horace Glenn Simmons and his wife, Debra, of Bladenboro.
Memorials may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Plaza, Memphis, Tenn. 38105-9959.