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Shirley J. Smith

March 23, 1944 — March 8, 2023

Lithonia, Georgia

Shirley J. Smith, 78, of Lithonia, passed away on March 8, 2023, at Decatur Emory Hospital. She was born on March 23, 1944 in Athens, GA.

Shirley was preceded in death by her daughter, T. Michele; parents, Roberta C. Williams and Young M. “Dad” Williams; brother, Joe Boyd Williams.

She is survived by her husband Ken Smith of 61 years; son, Kevin Smith of Lithonia, GA; daughter, Kim Smith (Gary Thompson) of Colbert, GA; sister, Patricia Williams.

A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.

Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, EAST, Athens is entrusted with arrangements.

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