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Sally Jo (Donaldson) Smith

February 14, 1947 ~ January 3, 2019 (age 71)


     Sally Jo Donaldson Smith 71, of Grays, SC passed away on January 3, 2019.  She was born on February 14, 1947 in Savannah, GA to the late Mr. and Mrs. Jo W. and Patricia Long Donaldson.

     Mrs. Smith was the co-owner of H&R Block in Ridgeland, SC, and a member of Pine Level Baptist Church.  She served as Vacation Bible School director, Sunday school teacher and GA Director for many years.  She was an avid NASCAR fan and loved #24, Jeff Gordon.  She was a loving sister, wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and was affectionately known as “MIMI” to her family.

     Left to cherish her memory are her husband of 52 years, Frank Smith, four sons; Richard (Barbara) Smith, Michael (Jennifer) Smith, Benjamin Smith, Matthew (Jonnie) Smith, one Daughter; Tammy Malone, two sisters; Jean Stewart, Mary Ellen Smith, ten grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by one son, J. D. Smith and one daughter, Angie Griner.

     Funeral Services will be held on Monday, January 7, 2019 at 11:00 am at Nixville Baptist Church, 3915 Two Sisters Ferry Road, Estill, SC 29918, with burial in Sandy Run Baptist Church Cemetery, 2100 Sandy Run Road, Hampton, SC 29924.  A visitation will be held on Sunday, January 6, 2019 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm at Vaigneur Funeral Home, 6802 Tillman Road Ridgeland, SC 29936.

    The family request memorial donations be made to Vaigneur Funeral Home to assist the family with funeral expenses.

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January 6, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Vaigneur Funeral Home
6802 Tillman Road
Ridgeland, SC 29936

Funeral Service
January 7, 2019

11:00 AM
Nixville Baptist Church
3915 Two Sisters Ferry Road
Estill, SC 29918

January 7, 2019

Sandy Run Baptist Church Cemetery
2100 Sandy Run Road
Hampton, SC 29924

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