Candis Rose Smith

1919 - 2010

Candis Rose Smith, born March 25, 1919, to Jess M. and Sarah Jane Bailey Crisp, went to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ Sunday, November 28, 2010. Leaving her stay on earth 91 years and 8 months. She was born again and joined New Providence Primitive Baptist Church, where she attended service until sickness prevailed. She was married to Raymond P. Smith. She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Jess M and Sarah Jane Crisp; husband, Raymond P. Smith; brothers, Lee Crisp, Fred Crisp, and Leonard Crisp; sisters, Vola Ludwick, Lena Swaney, Stella Chambers, and Ruth Chambers; and sons, Ray Smith and Kenneth Smith. She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Robert and Leah Smith of Georgia and Alex and Kathy Smith of Maryville; grandchildren, Russell Smith, Brian Smith, April and Claude Ramsey, Valarie and David Best, Valerie and Jessie Garrett, Paul Smith, and Bill Smith; great-grandchildren, Joseph Ramsey, Katie Troutt, Coy Best, Mai Garrett, and Allie Garrett; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends. Funeral service will be held 7:30 PM Wednesday, December 1, 2010, at Miller Funeral Home Magnolia Chapel, Rev. Claude Ramsey and Rev. Ronnie Day officiating. Interment service will be held 10:30 AM Thursday at New Providence Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:30 PM until 7:30 PM Wednesday at Miller Funeral Home, Maryville, (865) 982-6041, www.millerfuneralhome.org.

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