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Sylvia Smith Jeter
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Birth: Nov. 19, 1916
Death: Jun. 6, 2002

Sylvia Lou Smith Jeter, 85, 357 Cold Comfort Road, went home to be with Jesus on Thursday (June 6, 2002) at 7 a.m. after a short illness with her loved ones by her side.

Sylvia was a lifelong resident of Church Hill and was a member of Christian's Bend Free Will Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Lou Terry Christian Smith; sisters, Burley Ward, Roberta Bruner and Tracy Smith; brothers, Sidney and Carter Smith; and stepson, Roy Jeter Jr.

Surviving are her husband of 10 years, Roy Jeter Sr., Church Hill; one stepson and wife, Ralph and Nancy Jeter, Church Hill; two stepdaughters and husbands, Jeanette and McGinnis Trent, Joyce and James Byington, all of Church Hill; three sisters, Mary Beaver and Ophia Arnold, both of Church Hill, Betty Brown, California; and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours are from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Johnson Funeral Home, Church Hill or anytime at the residence and also the residence of her niece, Judy Christian, 1510 Christian Bend Road, Church Hill.
Services will be conducted at 8 p.m. today in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Danny Clark and the Rev. Rick Vannoy officiating.
Graveside services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday at Christian Bend Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Joey Arnold, Mike Arnold, Roman McNutt, Carl Seaver, James Seaver, Hugh Seaver, Randall Seaver and George Seaver.
Honorary bearer will be Winton Seaver. 
Family links: 
  George W Smith (1877 - 1961)
  Lou Terry Christian Smith (1879 - 1952)
  Roy Ernest Jeter (1912 - 2012)*
  Sidney Bains Smith (1901 - 1974)*
  Beurligh Smith Ward (1904 - 1967)*
  Carter Smith (1910 - 1965)*
  Robertle Smith Bruner (1913 - 1991)*
  Tracy E Smith (1915 - 1922)*
  Sylvia Smith Jeter (1916 - 2002)
  Ophia Leona Smith Arnold (1920 - 2002)*
  Mary Elizabeth Smith Beaver (1923 - 2008)*
*Calculated relationship
Christian Bend Cemetery
Church Hill
Hawkins County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: Robert Cradic
Record added: Dec 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23471084
Sylvia <i>Smith</i> Jeter
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Sylvia <i>Smith</i> Jeter
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