Dorothy Cobb Smith

April 29, 2017

Service Date: May 7, 2017


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Obituaries » Dorothy Cobb Smith

Mrs. Dorothy “Dot” Cobb Smith, 87, died Saturday, April 29, 2017.

Mrs. Smith, daughter of the late S. Russell and Mattie Idell Cobb, was born in Edenton, North Carolina where she spent the first sixteen years of her life before moving to Greenville. She was a banker and avid baseball fan, enjoying and supporting many local teams including Greenville Little League, Rose High School, East Carolina University and Pitt Community College. She loved to knit, play bridge, dominoes and read. She was a long time active member of Hooker Memorial Church.

Mrs. Smith is preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, James T. Smith and her sister Hazel C. O’Brien.

Surviving: her son William Russell “Russ” Smith and his wife Ann of Purcellville, Va.; granddaughter, Frances “Fran” Smith Pacheco of Wilmington, N.C.; step-granddaughter, Courtney Ann Kraper of Purcellville, Va.; great granddaughter, Emma Miranda Pacheco of Wilmington, N.C.; and sister, Mary Juanita “Nita” Cobb Adams of Greenville.

The family will receive friends at Wilkerson Funeral home on Saturday, May 6th from 6p.m. to 8p.m. The funeral services will be conducted Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 2p.m. in the Wilkerson Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given to St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 711 W. Main Street, Purcellville, VA 20132.