Obit: Mildred Smith

Obit: Mildred Smith

March 5th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Tennessee

PIKEVILLE Mildred Smith, 80, passed away on Sunday, March 3, 2013.She was of the Baptist faith. Mildred was a member of Cold Springs Baptist Church. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Mildred loved to square dance and go shopping at flea markets. But she was happiest when she was caring for all her kids, some of those that belonged to her, but a lot that did not.Mildred was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin R. Smith; parents, George and Willie Heard; brothers, Olen, J.T. and Harold Heard; and one granddaughter, Toni Renee Tabor.She is survived and will be missed by her children, Tobe (Donna) Smith, Danny (Laura) Smith, James Ray (Adriane) Smith, Shirley (Chester) Pendergrass and Kate (Gregg) Swafford; grandchildren, Chris (Pam) Tabor, Robin (Travis) Terry, Nancy (Adam) Hankins, Angela Kell, Jacob and Nikki Swafford, Mackenzie and Addison Smith; great-grandchildren, Aspyn Terry, Aiden Tabor, Daniel Hankins, Alexis Tabor, Denver Hankins, Cooper Terry and Brooklyn Terry; brothers, Homer (Tressie) Heard, George (Gladys) Heard and Clayton (Lola) Heard; sister, Dorothy Worthington; and a sister-in-law, Lola Heard; several nieces and nephews and many special friends and caregivers.A Celebration of Mildreds Life will be held in the funeral home chapel at 2 p.m CST today, March 5, 2013, with Brother Doyle Ashburn officiating.Burial will be in Pikeville City Cemetery.Memorial contributions can be made in her honor to the Cold Springs Baptist Church.Please share your thoughts online with the family at www.pikevillefuneralhome.com.Pikeville Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements.