Mary Voncile Smith was born in Pascagoula, MS on October 23, 1942, daughter of Rev. Carnie E. and Aurelie Smith. She graduated from the University of Alabama.
Mary passed away on May 26, 2019. She is preceded in death by brother, Avin Smith; brother, J.T. (James Travis) Smith; brother, Paul E. Smith of Pensacola, FL and sister, Jody Robbins.
Mary is survived by spouse, Roger F. Smith; son, Dr. Gregory Smith of Rome, GA; daughter, Stacy Lipscomb of Auburn, AL; granddaughter, Jonah Wood of Auburn, AL; and sister, Annette Windham of Troy, AL.
She was manager of Fabric Emporium Stores in New Jersey, a decorator at Hancock’s Fabrics in Pensacola, FL and a self-employed as a fabricator/custom decorator. She also made and sold purses at Pensacola Market.
A special thanks to Covenant Hospice, and administration and staff at Santa Rosa Health and Rehabilitation Center in Milton, Florida.
Trahan Family Funeral Home of Milton in charge of arrangements.