Betsy Ann Johnson Smith

Betsy Ann Johnson Smith

Betsy Ann Johnson Smith
August 23, 1928 – October 1, 2017

CHARLOTTE – Betsy Ann Johnson Smith, 89, died Sunday morning with her family surrounding her. She was born in Wake County to the late James Milton & Annie Mae Beasley Johnson. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great grandmother, sister and friend who delighted in being with her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon C. Smith, Sr., son: Vernon C. Smith, Jr.; siblings; Nancy Elizabeth Brooks Parker, Bertha Medlin, Lois Underhill Bullock, Mildred Kalsey & James M. Johnson, Jr.

She is survived her children; C. Daniel Smith (Cecilia) of Huntington, WV, Ronald E. Smith of Charlotte, David A. Smith (Kay) of Charlotte, James B. Smith of Charlotte, Betsy S. Gaskamp (Lee) of Charlotte, siblings; Jeannie Johnson of Wendell, William F. Johnson, Joel Johnson (LaVonda) of Raleigh and brother-in-law Robert Kalsey of Santa Rosa, daughter-in-law, Caroline Smith, 11 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, & 3 great, great grandchildren.

She has requested in lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Caraleigh Baptist Church, 1400 Green Street, Raleigh, NC 27603.

Visitation 12:30 – 2 pm, Tuesday, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell with graveside service at 3 pm, Montlawn Memorial Park following the visitation.

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  • Mike Smith, Timberlake, NC Posted October 3, 2017 7:49 am

    I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you all as you go through your loss. May God comfort you all. We have all lost touch over the years but we all had some good times together in our younger years. .

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