Mrs. Mary Lou (Widner) Smith age 82 of Knoxville, TN was born February 24, 1934 in Claiborne County and passed away Sunday, January 22, 2017. She was a Christian and member of Grace Missionary Baptist Church of New Tazewell.
She was preceded in death by her:
Parents: Edgar and Isabell (Poore) Widner
Father-in-Law and Mother-in-Law: Fred and Geneva Smith
Brothers: Paul Widner and Wade Widner
Brother-in-laws: J.T. Widner and Rev. Eugene Noah
Loving niece: Brenda Widner Dotson
She leaves to cherish her memories:
Loving Husband of 65 years: Claude Smith
Precious and Loving Daughter: Leann Smith who was her nurse and caregiver
Grandson and Sunshine of her Life: Matthew Smith
Brothers: Parlon and Audrey Widner
Rev. Bob and Pat Widner
Rev. Charlie and Mary Widner
Sisters: Mable Widner
Sisters-in-Law: Betty Widner, Betty Jo Widner and Joyce Jones
Many loving nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends
The family will receive friends from 5PM till 7PM Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11AM Wednesday, January 25, 2017 in the Claiborne-Overholt Chapel with the Rev. Dallas Harrell officiating.
Burial will follow in the Widner Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Jeff Noah, Tim Widner, Dale Widner, Greg Widner, Bobby Widner, Chris Widner, and Justin Widner
Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family.