Helen W. Smith, 89, of Seymour, TN, went home to be with our Lord, Wednesday October 16, 2019, surrounded by those she loved
Ms. Helen was born December 31, 1929 in Sevier County, TN, to John and Cora Widner. She was a homemaker and devoted mother, raising two wonderful children. She was of the Baptist Faith, and though she is celebrating with her family and friends gone before her, she will be greatly missed by her family and friends
She is preceded in death by Parents, John and Cora Widner; Brothers and Sisters-in-law, Ransom and Reba Widner, Clifford and Louise Widner, Edward and Rae Widner, and Joe and Lily Widner; Sisters and Brothers-in-law, Ella and Bill Franklin, Evelyn and Francis Creswell, and Irene and George DeLozier; Nephew, Jonny Mac Widner; and Former Husband, William M. Smith
Helen is survived by daughter, Tammy M. Smith; Son and Daughter-in-law, William A. and Jill Smith; Grandson, William “Blake” Smith; Nephews, Jerry Widner and George Creswell; and Nieces, Suzie Ellison and Joette Begue
Receiving of friends will be held Saturday 2:00-3:30 P.M., October 19, 2019 at First Baptist Church Seymour (11621 Chapman Hwy Seymour, TN 37865), Bryan Creswell Officiating
Graveside will be held at Boyds Creek Cemetery (1262 Jim Fain Rd. Sevierville, TN 37876) meeting at the cemetery at 4:15 P.M.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Widner, Blake Smith, Bryan and Brent Creswell, and Ray and Buddy Fain
The family would like to thank everyone for the love and support shown to them during the loss of their loved one, and send a special “thank you” to the Nurses, and Staff of Little Creek (Knoxville, Tn). They would also like to extend deep appreciation to the staff of Rawlings Funeral Home for their outstanding hospitality and service to the Widner family for the last 90 years.
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