Sunday, November 13, 1932 - Sunday, November 22, 2015
Mrs. Ulene Faye Smith of Wicksburg went home to be with the Lord Sunday, November 22, 2015 at Flowers Hospital. She was 83.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 25 at Wicksburg Assembly of God Church with Rev. Tim Simmons officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery with Sorrells Funeral Home & Crematory of Slocomb directing.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m.
Mrs. Smith was born November 13, 1932 in the hills of eastern Tennessee to the late Earl and Lilly Mae Finnell Greene. Mrs. Smith was the fourth of ten children. Her father later moved the Greene family to their 250-acre farm home near Athens Georgia where Mrs. Smith spent the majority of her youth. She married Lanier Caldwell Smith "Smitty" and moved to Millbrook and later moved to Wicksburg where they started their family. Mrs. Smith was an adored member of Wicksburg Assembly of God where she ardently worshipped her beloved Savior Jesus Christ, and always bragged on her Pastor Tim Simmons. Mrs. Smith had a genuine servant’s heart and lifted up everyone that she knew. Her spirit and gumption were contagious and one could always see the love in her beautiful blue eyes.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her husband, Lanier Smith, mother, Lilly Greene, father, Earl Greene, siblings Flossie Greene, Louise Greene, and Josh Greene.
Surviving include one daughter, Lynn Smith; grandchildren: Chris Smith (Mandalyn), Sean Gancer (Shelby), and Lake Genard; great-grandchildren: Braylon, Brody, Bryant and one on the way, Charlotte; siblings: Nancy Wortham Greene, Earl Greene Jr., Elizabeth Waylander Greene, Paul Greene, Gene Greene, and Frank Greene; several nieces, nephews, other extended family and friends.