The Newnan Times-Herald


Dorothy Virginia Smith

  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Mar. 11, 2017 - 12:00 AM

Dorothy Virginia Smith, 79, of Newnan, Ga. formerly of Pensacola, Fla. passed away Thursday, March 9, 2017 at her residence.

She was born November 30, 1937 in New Albany, Miss. to the late Rollie Pickens and Eula Dee Jones Pickens. She was preceded in death by her husband, Buford Clayton Smith; siblings, Margie Brooks, Clyde Pickens and Robbie McNeely.

She is survived by her children, Deborah (Donald) Luehm, Dennis (Rachel) Smith and Donna (Guy) Gomez; grandchildren, Daniel Luehm, Sarah Smith and Corey Gomez; several great-grandchildren; and siblings, Mary Ann Hudson, Bobbie Goolsby and Malinda Abbott.

Condolences can be expressed to the family at .

Funeral services will be held Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 4 p.m. in the chapel of McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson St., Newnan, Ga. with Dr. Joel Dover officiating. The family will receive friends Sunday from 2 p.m. until service time. Interment will be at Barrancas National Cemetery in Pensacola, Fla.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Sacred Journey Hospice, 138 Peach Drive, McDonough, GA 30253.

McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory, 770-253-4580.