Mildred Waldroup Smith, 76, of the Dick Branch Community in Robbinsville, went home to be with the Lord, early Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at Pardee Hospital in Hendersonville, NC.
A native of Graham County, she was the daughter of the late William Troy and Netter Stewart Waldroup. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmy R. Smith, her brother, Phillip Waldroup, and her infant grandchild, Baby Reed.
Mildred was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, and a faithful member of Mt. Nebo Baptist Church for over 50 years.
She is survived by her daughter and son in law, Jeanie and Rev. Gary Crisp of Robbinsville, NC; her sisters, Alta Pitcox of Robbinsville, NC, Nellie Cunningham of Maryland, and Cora Clark of Georgia. She has 3 grandchildren, Titus Crisp (Amanda), Courtney Cable (Jed), and Morgan Reed (Cody), and 7 great grandchildren, Cassidy Cable, Mackenzie Cable, Brooklyn Cable, Walker Crisp, Aiden Crisp, Claire Reed and Reagan Reed.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 pm Friday, December 11, 2020 at Carver Cemetery. Reverend James York and her grandson, Reverend Titus Crisp will officiate.
Due to the risk of exposure to COVID 19, masks and social distancing are required by those attending the graveside service.
Townson-Smith Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Smith family. An online register is available at www.townson-smithfuneralhome.com.
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