Frances Evalene (Phillips) Smith, 88 of Cookeville, Tennessee passed from this life on Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family.
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Frances was born Friday, August 8, 1930, in Jackson County, Tennessee and she was the daughter of the late Millard and Ova (Young) Phillips.
Frances was a loving daughter, mother, granny, and friend. She retired from McCord Winn with 38 years of service. Frances was a member of Central Emmanuel Baptist Church for many years and was currently attending Life Church of Cookeville. She will be greatly missed.
Frances is survived by:
Daughter: Joyce Smith
4 Grandchildren: Jeff and Trish Smith, Scott and Lindsey Smith, Mitchell Smith, and Wade England.
8 Great Grandchildren: Heather Smith, Heidi Smith, Holly Smith, Wade England, Jr., Jack England, Jacob Smith, Kelsey Smith, and Tucker Smith.
Companion: Toby "Blue Diamond"
A host of nieces and nephews
In addition to her parents, Frances was preceded in death by Son, Glen Smith; 3 Sisters, Daffo Allen, Effie Masters, and Jossie Smith; 3 Brothers, Earnest Phillips, Odell "Boots" Phillips, and Roy Phillips; and Special Friend, AJ Lohorn.
The celebration of Life for Frances Evalene (Phillips) Smith will be held Saturday, March 9, 2019, at 1:00 pm from the chapel of Crest Lawn Funeral Home with Bro. Keith Tosh officiating.
The family will receive friends from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at Crest Lawn Funeral Home.
Special thanks to Tracey Crouch for her care of Frances during her time of need.