Myrtle Mae Nation Smith, age 86 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021.
Born in Clarkesville on July 27, 1934, Mrs. Smith was the daughter of the late Robert W. Nation and Flonie C. Nation Herrin. Mrs. Smith was a homemaker and a member of Return Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Smith is preceded in death by husband John J. Smith, son in law Ronnie Purdy, grandson Ronald Purdy and sister Bertie Lee Roach.
Survivors include sons Donald Smith of Demorest and Calvin Smith of Demorest, daughters Darlene Smith of Demorest, Dorla Smith Purdy of Demorest and Charlene Smith Alley of Wauchula, Florida, five grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Monday, January 11th at Hillside Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow the service in Clarkesville City Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, January 10th from 6-8 PM.
An online guest book is available for the Smith family at HillsideMemorialChapel.com
Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel & Gardens, Clarkesville. 706-754-6256
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