She was born in the Warwoman community to the late Fred and Laura Dockins Beck. She retired from the textile industry and was a homemaker. She was a member of Battle Branch Baptist Church.
Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by three brothers, Clyde, Paul and Herman Beck.
Survivors include: two sons, David A. Smith (Michelle) of Cartersville and Clay Smith of Clayton; three daughters, Gail Brewer (fiance Ken Sewell) and Linda Watts (Luther), both of Tiger, and Lynn Talley (Jason) of Wiley; two brothers, Kenneth Beck and Curtis Beck, both of Clayton; a sister, Gennie White of New Providence, Pa.; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services were held Saturday at Battle Branch Baptist Church with the Rev. Madison McCrackin officiating. Lloyd Hunter conducted the graveside service.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.hunterfuneralhomega.com.