Stuart Pruden Smith Moriarty Jacksonville, Fla. - Stuart Pruden Smith Moriarty, died Sunday, August 15, 2010, in Jacksonville, Fla., after a recent battle with cancer. She was the daughter of the late Katherine Boyer Smith and William Pruden Smith of Biltmore Forest. She was born April 10, 1939 in Asheville and was educated at St. Genevieve of the Pines, St. Mary's in Raleigh, and the University of South Carolina. She was a member of Trinity Episcopal Church in Asheville and most recently of St. Mary's Episcopal Church in Green Cove Springs, Fla. A long time professional and volunteer with the American Red Cross, she lived and worked with the Red Cross in Germany and Spain, as well as in North Carolina, Texas, and Florida.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Katherine Smith Kinney, and by her husband, Commander Jack O. Moriarty. She is survived by her twin daughters, Mary Stuart C. Cleary and Amanda C. Pinter of Jacksonville, Fla.; her son, Terence B. Crouch and his husband, Matthew Sokolowski, of Washington, D.C.; her sister, Anne Gill Pullen of Jacksonville, Fla.; her niece, Katherine Pullen West of Jacksonville, Fla.; her nephew, Stuart W. Pullen of Raleigh; and by six grandchildren.
The graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, August 20, in Evergreen Cemetery, (Gate 5), 4535 Main Street, Jacksonville, Fla.
Memorials may be made to the Earl B. Hadlow Center for Caring of the Community Hospice of Northeast Florida, 4266 Sunbeam Road, Jacksonville, FL 32257.
Arrangements by Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home of Mandarin, 11801 San Jose Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL 32223, 904-288-0025, http://www.hgmandarin .com.