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Frances Smith

July 5, 1948 — December 18, 2020

Staley, NC

Frances (Tina) Stutts Burns Smith, 72, of Staley, NC, went to be with our Heavenly Father on December 18, 2020. Graveside services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, December 28, 2020 at Staley City Cemetery with Pastor Wayne Roark presiding.

She is survived by her devoted husband of 46 years, Hughes William (Bill) Smith; daughters, Mary Wilson (Larry) of Winston-Salem, Kayla Smith, of Asheboro; sisters,  Pat Lowman (Steve) of Siler City and Karen Cooper (Richie) Cooper of Carthage; brothers, Mike Burns (Jenny) of Bear Creek, Jackie Burns, of Bennett, Ricky Stutts, of Cameron, Tim Stutts of Carthage and Mike Stutts (Ruth) of Pittsboro; step-mother, Marie Stutts, of Carthage; grandchildren, Cody Ellis and Jeffrey Haskell; great-grandchildren, Ezra and Sullivan Guinn.

Frances was preceded in death by her father, Roy Stutts; step-father, Joe Burns, mother, Eula Burns, and sister, Sharon Duguay.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Randolph County, 416 Vision Drive, Asheboro, NC 27203 or Bible Believers Fellowship Church 288 N. Main St., Staley, NC 27355.

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Service Schedule

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Graveside memorial service

Monday, December 28, 2020

Starts at 2:00pm (Eastern time)

Staley City Cemetery


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