She was a homemaker and a member of the Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church. Patsy was born in Manchester, TN to her parents, the late Edgar C. Spears and Martha F. Sain Spears and was also preceded in death by her son, Vanis Eugene “Gene” Smith. She will be fondly remembered as a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and friend to many people and who enjoyed working in her yard and raising flowers.
Patsy is survived by her loving husband, Ewell V. Smith of Manchester, TN; sons, Ricky E. Smith of Nashville, TN and Johnny F. Smith and his wife LuAnn of Smyrna, TN; one sister, Mary Rigsby and her husband Bryce of Manchester, TN; three brothers, John Spears, Dick Spears and Danny Spears and his wife Mary all of Manchester, TN; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be on Thursday, March 7, 2013 from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m.
The Funeral Service will follow on Thursday at 2:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Central Funeral Home with Reverend Mark Foster, Reverend Eugene Green and Reverend Scotty Sorrells officiating.
Burial will follow at the Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church Cemetery.
CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME in Charge of Arrangements.