Sylvia Smith Keith

April 18, 1933 ~ March 4, 2022 (age 88)


Sylvia Smith Keith, 88, of Covington, TN ,passed away on Friday, March 4th surrounded by her loving family . She was born in Little Rock, Arkansas to the late Samuel and Marguerite Smith. Sylvia was a member of Bellevue Baptist Church.  She loved working in her daughters souvenir shop near Graceland as she was very much a people person. Sylvia enjoyed gardening, square dancing and spending time with her family. Anyone that knew Sylvia would know her life revolved around her family.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Roy Lee Keith, her son, Trent Lee Keith, and her sister, Gloria St. Germain. 

Sylvia is survived by her children; Linda Keith Wells, Lisa Keith-Babb (Keith), Julie Keith Madison (Harper) all of Covington, four grandchildren; Terry Clenney (Katie), Kristy Katz (Joey), Shelly Barger (Bruce), and Stephen Blancq; and three great-grandchildren; Matthew Dalton, Molly Dalton, and Hudson Clenney. 

A visitation for Mrs. Keith will be held on Wednesday, March 9th, from 5:00 -7:00 PM at the funeral home. Funeral services will begin at 11:00AM at the funeral home Thursday, March 10th with interment to take place at 3:00 PM at Memphis Memorial Gardens, 3700 N Germantown Pkwy, Bartlett, TN 38133.


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March 9, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Maley - Yarbrough Chapel

Funeral Service
March 10, 2022

11:00 AM
Maley - Yarbrough Chapel

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