Mary Helen Smith, 85, resident of Abbeville Nursing Home widow of Milton Smith passed away Sunday Sept. 6, 2009 at the nursing home.
Born in Abbeville, SC she was a daughter of the late Steve A. Slay and Sally Turman Slay.
She was twice married first to the late Ira P. Latham.
She was a retired homemaker and of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include 2 sons Ira P. "Butch" Latham of Iva, SC and George Morgan Smith of Ware Shoals, SC; 1 sister Viola Smith and her husband Frank of Abbeville, SC; 3 brothers William F. Slay and his wife Shirley of Hodges, SC, Johnny Slay and his wife Carolyn of Greenwood, SC and Tommy Slay and his wife Susan of Abbeville, SC; 1 grandchild and 2 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday Sept. 9, 2009 at 3:00 PM at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Earl Hartley officiating. The burial will follow in Long Cane Cemetery.
The body is at The Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 2:00 until 3:00 PM Wednesday afternoon prior to services.
Memorials may be made to Main St. United Methodist Church, Angel Tree Fund PO Box 656 Abbeville, SC 29620.
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