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Lula Belle Busby Smith

Lula Belle Busby Smith, 89, resident of 900 South Main St. widow of L. C. Smith died Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at Hospice of the Piedmont.

Born in Anderson, SC, she was a daughter of the late James "Jim" H. Busby and Ida Smith Busby.

She was a retired textile worker, having worked many years with Milliken and was of the Baptist faith.


Survivors include her daughter, Joyce Purdy Clark; 3 sons, Jesse Ray Purdy and his wife Dianne, Jimmy Smith, all of Abbeville, SC and Ronnie Smith and his wife Patty of McCormick, SC; 8 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday, July 12, 2013 at 4:00 PM in Chandler Chapel, Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home with Rev. James Blackwell. The burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Abbeville. The family will receive friends at the funeral home prior to the services from 3:00-4:00 PM. The family is at the home 900 South Main Abbeville.


Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, C/O Mrs. Conway Shirley PO Box 566 Due West, SC 29639 or to Hospice of the Piedmont 408 West Alexander Ave. Greenwood, SC 29646.

Visitation

Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Friday, July 12, 2013
3:00-4:00 PM

Service

Chandler Chapel, Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Friday, July 12, 2013
4:00 PM

Interment

Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
2699 Hwy 72 W
Abbeville ,  SC  29620

Memorial Contributions

American Cancer Society c/o Conway Shirley
PO Box 566
Due West, SC 29639

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Guestbook

Rena,Adam,and LC, so sorry for your loss.my prayers are with you and the Family.

Vickie Jernigan Jul 12 2013 12:00 AM

We were so sorry to hear about your Mother's passing. Our love and prayers are with you Ronnie. Be assured that she and L.C. have been reunited. May God bless you and your family in this trying time. Bob and Dee

Bob & Dee Collyer Jul 11 2013 12:00 AM

We are very sorry about your mom passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all!Melody & Stuart Coursey

Melody Coursey Jul 11 2013 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to hear of Lula Bells's passing. May God bless each of you and comfort you in this time of loss.

JEANETTE SENTELL TEMPLETON Jul 11 2013 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you. The love and memories go back for many years. Tony and Shirley

Shirley Booth Jul 11 2013 12:00 AM

I have fond memories of knowing Lula Belle as a child growing up at Westside Baptist Church. She was such a lovely, sweet lady. I know that my mom, Juanita Ponds is going to miss Lula Belle very much. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Kay Jones Jul 11 2013 12:00 AM

So sorry for the loss of your Mom.

Karen Hanks Jul 10 2013 12:00 AM

To all the Smith family, Know that you will all be in my thoughts and prayers.

Nancy W. Reece Jul 10 2013 12:00 AM