Myrtle Cox Smith, age 87, of Canton, GA passed away Friday, December 01, 2017 at Cameron Hall. She was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church. She Lived a Life Full of Love for her Lord and Savior, Her Family, and to everyone that knew her. Anyone that She Met was Loved and welcomed into her home.
She worked in the cotton mill and was a homemaker where she raised 4 children. She Loved her Church and was active in the Choir, WMU, and many other Church activities when her health permitted.
She is Now Resting at home in Heaven with Jesus, and her Husband Willie Joe Smith, who was the Love of her Life.
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 PM, on Monday, December 04, 2017, at New Harmony Baptist Church with Rev. Johnny Purcell, Rev. Danny Orr, and Rev. Donnie Nix officiating. Interment will follow at New Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Saturday, December 02, 2017, from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM, Sunday, December 03, 2017, and from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Monday, December 04, 2017 at South Canton Funeral Home.
She was preceded in death by; Husband: Rev. Willie Joe Smith, Parents: Talmadge "Tab" Cox & Ioma Johnson Cox.
She is survived by:
Son & Daughter-in-law - Johnny (Brenda) Martin, Canton,
Daughter & Son-in-law - Sandra Martin (Johnny) Head, Florence, SC
Son & Daughter-in-law - Jeff (Pam) Martin, Canton,
Son & Daughter-in-law - Anthony (Suzanne) Martin, Canton,
Daughter - Fayelynn Owen, Atlanta,
Son - Roger Smith, Clarksville,
Son & Daughter-in-law - Sam (Jane) Smith, North Carolina,
Daughter - Merrilynn Wright, Alabama,
Brother - Lawrence (Evelyn) Cox, Canton,
Paternal Grandchildren - Wesley Martin & Brian Martin
13Great Grand Children
4 Great Great Grandchildren
Special Friend - Melanie Kent
Several - Nieces, Nephews, other family & friends also survive.
The Family would like to Thank The Staff and Residence of Cameron Hall Assisted Living for Caring for our Precious Mother and Grandmother during the Last six and a half Years. You all became Family to her and she Loved you all. Thank you to Bridgeway Hospice Staff and Nurses for your Love and Support.
South Canton Funeral Home, dedicated to the families we serve, 770-479-3377. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.thescfh.com