AMerican Veteran 11

Marge Smith

February 15, 1941 ~ March 31, 2022 (age 81)


Margarette “Marge” Roberts  Smith, 81, of Norwood, passed away early Thursday morning, March 31, 2022 at Atrium Stanly in Albemarle.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00PM, Sunday, April 3, 2022 at Edwards Funeral Home Chapel in Norwood.  Rev. Mary Hatley will officiate.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at Edwards Funeral Home.  Interment will be at a later date at the National Cemetery in Salisbury.

Marge was born February 15, 1941 in McCarr, KY to the late Estel Ray and Geneva Ratliff Roberts.  Marge was a Veteran of the U S Air Force having served in Vietnam.  She was a life member of Ladies Auxillary of the VFW.  She held various positions at the local, district and state levels.  She was past secretary of the Stanly County Veterans Council.  

She retired from FirstHealth Montgomery Hospital as an Executive Housekeeper. She attended Cedar Grove United Methodist Church.  

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Donald Raymond Murphy; brother David Roberts and sister, Evelyn “MiMi” Smitley and grandson, Landon Thomas Harrison.

She is survived by her husband, Melville Ray Smith of the home; daughters, Dawn “Didi” Harrison of Mount Gilead and Melanie Chandler of Gilbert, AZ; grandchildren, Brian, Heather, Christopher, Peyton and Rachel; five great grandchildren; step son Gary Smith and wife Pam of Norwood; two step granddaughters, Hailey Tyson and husband, Kurt, Cortney Molino and husband, Dan; two step great-granddaughters, Kinsley and Cohen Tyson all of Norwood.


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April 3, 2022

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Edwards Funeral Homes
120 College Street
Norwood, NC 28128

Funeral Service
April 3, 2022

3:00 PM
Edwards Funeral Home Chapel
120 College Street
Norwood, NC 28128

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