August 01, 1956 - June 06, 2017
Funeral Services Date: June 10th, 2017
Mrs. Teresa Sanders Smith, age 60, of Liberty Lake, Washington, died on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, June 10, at Tennille Baptist Church with burial in Zeta Cemetery. Dr. Brad Ball will officiate.
Mrs. Smith was a native of Washington County. She is preceded in death by her father, James Harvey Sanders. Mrs. Smith graduated from Washington County High School and later graduated with a Nutrition degree from Murray State University in Murray, KY. She was raised in Tennille Baptist Church where she accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior. She currently was a member of Bethsaida Baptist Church in Dublin, Ga. She was employed by the Veterans Administration in Spokane, Washington and also served as a revivalist alongside her husband at Northport Baptist Church in Northport, Washington. She enjoyed playing the piano, hiking, and biking. Her greatest hobby was baking bread for all to enjoy.
Survivors include: her husband, Reverend Wesley Smith; son, Matthew Trey Smith (Chelsea) of Dublin, Ga., Stephen Thomas Smith of Liberty Lake, Washington; daughter, LeaAndrea Paige Smith of Fairbanks, Alaska.; grandson, Jacob Kemp of Dublin, Ga.; two unborn grandchildren on the way; mother, Erline Sanders of Sandersville; siblings, Celeste Sanders Stodghill (Don) of Toomsboro, Wesley Sanders (Angela) of Dublin, Michelle Sanders Brantley (Joey) of Dublin, LaGina Sanders Felbob (Tommy) of Sandersville, Shellene Sanders Padgett (Wally)of Dublin, Verina Sanders Avant (Brian)of Sandersville, JaNae Sanders Thigpen of Sandersville, Serretta Sanders Griffeth (Brad)of Sandersville; and many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at May and Smith Funeral Home in Sandersville from 5:00 until 7:00 P.M. on Friday.
May and Smith Funeral Directors in Sandersville is in charge of the arrangements.