Mrs. Joyce Nason Smith, 79 of Brighton, passed away on March 24, 2018. Mrs. Smith, the widow of Mr. Shade B Smith, was a hairdresser and a member of the Liberty Baptist Church.
Mrs. Smith is survived by her sons, Tim (Debbie) Smith of Jackson and Scott Smith of Brighton; her daughters, Pam (Joey) Rosas of Millington and Sandra (Donnie) Wallace of Covington; her brothers, Leonard (Faye) Nason of Brighton, Willard "Sambo" (Judy) Nason of Gilt Edge, and Samuel "Skipper" (Glenda) Nason of Covington; her sisters, Mary Finch of Lebanon, TN and Diana Dunlop of Ripley; her eight grandchildren, Justin (Mary) Rosas, Ashley (Chris) Swearingen, Judd (Courtney) Harris, Whitney (Andrew) Fudge, Cara Beth (Ashley Newman) Smith, Cole (Allison) Smith, Hannah Smith, and Ryan Smith; and her four great-grandchildren, Kendall Fudge, Charlie Shade Fudge, Jameson Swearingen, and Rhett Swearingen. Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her siblings, Bernard (Helen) Nason, Ronald Nason, Judy Whiteacre, Phil Nason, and Gloria (Don) Dryer; her parents, Samuel Harvey and Beatrice Warren Nason; and by her granddaughter, Sara Rosas.
The services for Mrs. Smith will take place at 11 AM, on Tuesday March 27th, at the Liberty Baptist Church. Visitation will take place Monday night at the Maley-Yarbrough Chapel from 5-8 PM. Interment will follow in Morrison Cemetery with Rev. Charles Timberlake officiating.