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Obituary - Mrs. Brunette Stevens Smith
Hill’s Mortuary, Inc.
Mrs. Brunette Stevens Smith
STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mrs. Brunette Stevens Smith, age 63, departed this earthly life Thursday, September 16, 2021, at Pruitt Health, Savannah, Georgia.
    The native of Statesboro, Georgia, was the daughter of the late Henry and Margaret Davis Stevens.
    She was educated in the public school system of Bulloch County and a 1976 graduate of Statesboro High School.
    Mrs. Brunette Smith retired from Walmart Supercenter in 2017, where she worked as a manager in the photo lab and the Jewelry Department.
    She was a faithful member of the Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, where she sang in the choir and was an usher.
    In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a son, Christopher Stevens.
    Those left to cherish her memories are: her husband of 27 years, Eugene Smith, Statesboro, Ga.; three stepchildren, Eugene L. (Shala) Smith, Valissia Smith and Lorenzo (Dee) Smith, all of Statesboro, Ga.; five brothers, Henry Junior (Patricia) Stevens, Colorado Springs, Colo.; Anthony Stevens, Lee Stevens, Richard Stevens, all of Statesboro, Ga.; and Randy Walker, Sylvania, Ga.; seven sisters, Betty (Gordon) Cone, Bennie (Lloyd) Tremble, both of Savannah, Ga.; Frances (Bernest) Walker and Katrina (Jerry) Jones, both of Statesboro, Ga.; Gayle Long, Versailles, Ky.; Susan (Wendell) Johnson, Frankfort, Ky.; and Beatrice Boatwright, Statesboro, Ga.; a host of nieces, nephews, several aunts, other relatives and friends.
    A walk-through viewing for Mrs. Smith will be held Tuesday, September 21, 2021, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Hill’s Mortuary, Inc.
    The graveside funeral service and burial for Mrs. Brunette Smith will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at the Bulloch Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Robert L. Johnson officiating.
    Services may be viewed via livestream at the Hill’s Mortuary Facebook page.
    Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, social-distancing will be enforced at the funeral home and graveside services. We ask that you adhere to all CDC guidelines.
    Final rites have been entrusted to Hill’s Mortuary, Inc.

Statesboro Herald, September 21, 2021

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