September 6, 1944 - June 8, 2021
Bonita Kay Smith, 76, of Taylorsville, NC formerly of Bud Mountain, passed away on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Taylorsville, NC. Born September 6, 1944 at Bud Mountain, she was the daughter of the late William Ernest and Helen Juanita (Bishop) Lane. Bonita was a homemaker and the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was Baptist by faith. She was a resident of Valley Nursing and Rehab Center in Taylorsville, NC for over a year and a half where she enjoyed playing Bingo and making her rounds the nursing home getting to know everyone. In her leisure she enjoyed listening to the Gaither vocal band, watching Netflix, and most of all spending time with her family especially her grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her husband, Denny H. Smith, Sr.; one son, Mark A. “Boomer” Smith and his wife, Rebecca Dawn “Becky” Smith; brothers, William “Billy” Ray, Ernest Gene, Edward Dean, and Ricky Arden Lane; and an infant sister. Those left to cherish her memory include her daughter, Jeannie R. Johnson and her husband, Ken of Taylorsville, NC; one son, Denny H. Smith, Jr. and his wife, Teresa of Bumpass, VA; two granddaughters, Katelyn Neal and her husband, Justin of Orange, VA and Sierra Smith of Bumpass, VA; three grandsons, Brandon Miller and his wife, Micheala of Man, Taylor Smith of Beckley, and Tanner Smith of Shady Spring; and three great grandsons. Services will be 1:00 P.M. Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel, Mullens with Elder Nathan Lane officiating. Burial will follow in the Jack Shrewsbury Cemetery, Barkers Ridge. Friends may call one hour prior to services Saturday at the funeral home. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tankersleyfh.com. The family of Bonita Smith is being cared for by Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.
Bonita Kay Smith, 76, of Taylorsville, NC formerly of Bud Mountain, passed away on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Taylorsville, NC. Born September 6, 1944 at Bud Mountain, she was the daughter of the late... View Obituary & Service Information
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