Ms. Dorthy Mae Smith was born on September 4, 1947 in Stilson, Georgia, to the late Joe Brown and
Effie Smith. At an early age, she joined Jerusalem AME Church. Dorthy was educated by the Bulloch
County Public school system which equipped her to later retire as a Cook from Clyde’s Market.
Dorthy was a very sweet and loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. She loved traveling,
puzzle books, playing cards and cooking her favorite potato salad. She was a role model of TRUE love,
patience and kindness. During her journey in life, she touched many in words and deeds.
On December 10, 2019, she made her transition to her eternal rest in the care of Haven Hospice of
OrangePark, Florida surrounded by family. Her 5 brothers and 1 sister preceded her in death.
Dorthy Mae Smith leaves this earthly life for her family to celebrate her legacy of love: two sons, Jerry
(Stacey) Smith of Statesboro, GA, Angelo(Kanikka) Smith of Miami, FL; sister Rosetta Smith of
Middleburg, FL; two sister in laws, Mae Liza Smith, Glennis Smith; three Godsons, Lawrence Smith,
Christopher(Monica) Everett, Jartavis Smith; eight grandchildren; four great grandchildren; her Beloved
Caregiver Janice Smith and a host of nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
Viewing for Ms. Smith will be Friday December 13,2019 from 6-8 pm at Craig R Tremble Funeral Home 238 west Main Street Statesboro Ga 30458 912-764-2100
Services will be Saturday, December 14,2019 at 2:00pm at Miller Grove Baptist Church Rev. Harry Tremble 7829 GA hwy 24 Statesboro Ga
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