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Faith Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery
Friday June 5th, 2020

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Hilda Smith

Four Oaks, NC: Mrs. Hilda Overby Smith, age 80, of 37 Go Cart Road, passed away on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at her residence. Funeral Service will be held 3:00PM, Friday, June 5, 2020 at Faith Free Will Baptist Church outside Four Oaks. Officiating will be Revs. Jonathan Pearce and Billy Nowell. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.                Mrs. Smith was born on October 9, 1939 in Johnston County to the late Nedham Ashley and India Mae Nowell Overby. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Graylon Smith, brothers, Ray Overby, Rotha "Bo" Overby,  twin sister, Wilma Overby Norris and sister, Reba Overby Garner.  Mrs. Smith was a retired seamstress and a member of Faith Free Will Baptist Church. One of her many pleasures was serving her family Sunday lunch after church. She loved all of them.              Surviving include her daughter, Paula Jo Rhodes and husband, Rodney of Garner; son, Scott Ashley Smith and wife, Karen of Four Oaks; grandchildren, Allison Mae Smith and Abigail Grae Smith; many nieces and nephews.             The family will  receive friends immediately following the funeral service in the fellowship hall at the church on Friday.             Flowers are welcomed; however, memorials may be made to the SECU Hospice House, PO Box 1976, Smithfield, NC 27577.               Arrangements by Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Four Oaks, NC.

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Paula,I am so sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. Sending big hugs and prayers to you and your family. I love you.

Susan Maynard Jun 5 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. You're all in our thoughts & prayers.

Floy Allen & Tyler Jun 5 2020 12:00 AM

We are so very sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you.

George, Susan, Elizabeth, Heather & Amber Hernandez Jun 5 2020 12:00 AM

Don and I are so sorry to hear of Hilda's passing. Prayers for comfort. I know y'all will miss her. Hilda and Wilma were the sweetest loving ladies I have ever had the privilege to know. May she RIP

Helen and Don Stewart Jun 4 2020 12:00 AM

We were sorry to hear of Hilda's passing. But we know she has joined her precious loved ones in her new home. Sorry we can't be there in person to celebrate Hilda's home going but please know that the family is in our thoughts and prayers Rufus and Martha Massengill, Pensacola, Florida

Rufus and Martha Massengill Jun 4 2020 12:00 AM

Paula, I offer you my thoughts, prayers and well-wishes during this dark time in your life.

Constance Terry Jun 3 2020 12:00 AM

Lisa, I would like to offer you and your family my deepest and most sincere condolences.

Geneva Warren Covington Jun 3 2020 12:00 AM

Paula, May our Lord bless and comfort you and your family during this time of grief. Please accept my sincere condolences.

Phyllis Warren Jun 3 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Hilda Smith

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