Shelia Stewart Smith, 55, of Georgetown, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at the family residence.
She was a Licensed Practical Nurse working for N.H.C. in Chattanooga with over 16 years of service. She was proud to serve as a nurse and she considered her patients family.
She loved to travel, but most of all she loved being a grandmother. Her grandchildren affectionately called her “Nana.” She was of the Baptist faith.
She was preceded in death by her father, Ralph Stewart; and her brother, Donnie Stewart.
Survivors include her husband, Walter Smith of Georgetown; daughters: Laura Beavers and her husband, Joseph, of Rossville, Ga., and Christy Gibson and her husband, Tim, of Charleston; son, Lemar Smith, and his wife, Kim, of Georgetown; grandchildren: Capri and Lexi Smith, Kierra, Charles and Allie Stewart and Brody and Regan Gibson; mother, Janey Stewart of Calhoun; her special friend that she considered a sister, Wilma Minter; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
The Remembrance of Life service will be conducted Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at 2 p.m. from the Wildwood Chapel of the Jim Rush Funeral Homes with the Rev. Steve Davis officiating.
Interment will follow in the Grasshopper Church of God Cemetery with family and friends serving as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends from 5 until 8 today at the funeral home.
You may share your condolences and your memories with the Smith family at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.