October 12, 2012
MOUNT AIRY — Mrs. Inez Gammons Smith, 83, of Mount Airy, passed away at the Woltz Hospice Home in Dobson on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012. Mrs. Smith was born in Surry County on July 7, 1929, to the late Thomas and Lettie Susie Hicks Gammons. She retired from Proctor Silex and was of the Baptist faith. Mrs. Smith is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Billie and Watt Staples of Raleigh and Susie and Jeff Gilley of Eden; four grandchildren, Cassie Staples and Josh Staples, both of Raleigh, Alan Gilley of Eden and Jason Asbill of Reidsville; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Dennis and Jessie Gammons and Wayne Gammons, all of Mount Airy; and a very special caregiver, Ms. Connie Matthews of Mount Airy. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her husband, Billie Larry Smith. A graveside service will be conducted on Friday, Oct. 12, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Skyline Memory Gardens with the Rev. Stewart Roten officiating. There will be no formal visitation at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Joan and Howard Woltz Hospice Home, 945 Zephyr Road, Dobson, NC 27017. Moody Funeral Home in Mount Airy is assisting the Smith family. Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.