Mrs. Smith died peacefully Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, at her residence with her loving family by her side.
Born Oct. 1, 1922, in Habersham County, she was the daughter of the late Sherman and Willa Mae Black Dixon. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Isaac Newton Smith, and brothers, Frank Dixon and Jerry Dixon.
Mrs. Smith was a homemaker and a member of Clarkesville First Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include her daughter, Sally Elrod, and daughter and son-in-law, Mandy and David Nix, all of Clarkesville; brothers, Dan Dixon (Audrey) of Clarkesville and Jack Dixon (Margaret) of Chattanooga, Tenn.; sisters, Ellen Mooneyham (John) of Sautee, Nancy Anderson of Barnesville; grandchildren, Megan Elrod McKinney (Rob) of Atlanta, Carrie Elrod of Clarkesville, and Sarah Nix of Asheville, N.C.; and great-granddaughter, Fiona Maeve McKinney.
Those wishing may send condolences at hillsidememorialchapel.com.
Funeral arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.
The Northeast Georgian
December 26, 2012