Charlotte Smith, 85, of Union City passed away 11:35 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City.
Funeral services were to be 1 p.m. today in the chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. The Rev. Billy McGarity was to officiate. Burial was to follow in Hornbeak City Cemetery.
Her grandsons were to serve as pallbearers.
Honorary pallbearers were to be J.W. Storey, J.W. Shelton, Sammy Snead Sr. and the elders of Grace Presbyterian Church.
Visitation was to be from 5-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may take the form of donations to Grace Presbyterian Church, 123 North Main St., Troy, TN 38260; Agape House, 210 Oakland St., Martin, TN 38237; or Antioch Union Church, c/o Roger Williams, 5132 Old Troy Hickman Road, Union City, TN 38261.
She was born Aug. 30, 1933, in Union City, daughter of the late James Richard and Lois (Jackson) Cashon. She married Richard M. Smith Sr. Oct. 10, 1986. He survives.
She was a graduate of the former Hornbeak High School and Texas Western University. She had been employed as a school teacher and with the Tennessee Department of Employment Security in Union City. Charlotte was a member of Antioch Union Church and attended Grace Presbyterian Church in Troy.
She is also survived by three daughters, Ann Bird (Joe) of Memphis, Wendy Dalton (Frank) of Troy and Beth Hutcheson of Union City; two sons, Joe D. Spicer Jr. (Brenda) of Union City and Richie Spicer of Hendersonville; two stepdaughters, Sarah Bannister of Dorchester, Mass., and Susannah Murphy of Plymouth, Mass.; two stepsons, Richard M. Smith Jr. (Barbara) of Tallahassee, Fla., and Jason Smith (Tina) of Pigeon Forge; two sisters, Peggy Burrus of Tiptonville and Becky Vickers (Jack) of Dallas; 23 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one stepson, Jon Smith; and her great-granddaughter, Joey Bree Wilson.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.emfuneralhome.com.