Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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June 18, 2014

Judith A. Smithson

NORTH TAZEWELL, Va. — Judith A. Smithson, age 66 of North Tazewell, VA died Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center at Bluefield, WV. Born February 1, 1948 in Tazewell County, VA she was a daughter of the late William Boyd Bradley and Evelyn Irene Crouse Bradley.

She was a member of the VFW Post #9696 Ladies Auxiliary of Bluefield, VA. She loved to play bingo and loved her pet bird “Bob Bob”.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Ray Smithson; one sister, Nola Whitt; and an infant son, William Arthur “Billy” Rose.

She is survived by two sons, Terry Rose and wife, Deidi and George Smithson, Jr. and fiancée, Michel Jones all of Tazewell, VA; one brother, Daniel Boyd “Bubby” Bradley and one sister, Patricia Lowe and husband, Jerry all of North Tazewell, VA; four grandchildren, Tasha Compton and husband, Jerry, Justin Rose currently stationed with US Army in Kandahar, Afghanistan, Rachel Rose, and Mary Jones; three great granddaughters, Alexis Compton, Savannah Rose, and Paige Davis; two special grand nieces, Brooke Lowe and Kynleigh Lowe.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM Friday, June 20, 2014 at Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home Chapel in Tazewell, VA with Jeff Stacy and Garland Bandy officiating. Burial will follow at Maplewood Cemetery in Tazewell, VA. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-9 Thursday, June 19, 2014.

Online condolences may be sent to the funeral home at www.peerystclairfuneralhome.com

 

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