Lacie Lee Ann Smith

Lacie Lee Ann Smith, 19, Locust Grove, passed away Thursday, July 7, 2005 at Spalding Regional Medical Center.

Lacie was born July 25, 1985 in Kansas City, Mo. to Mitchell Lee Smith and Charmaine Louise Stewart Smith. She was a 2004 graduate of the New Creations Center at Southern Crescent Baptist Church and was pursuing a career as a doctor of physical therapy at Gordon College. She was a member of Grace Community Fellowship Church, loved music, playing the piano, working at the tanning salon and loved her Bronco truck. She had a giving heart, having worked with Compassionate International and Save the Children.

Besides her parents, she is survived by her siblings, Tyler and Emily Smith of Locust grove; half-brother, Ruben and Mandy Smith of Nixa, Mo.; grandparents, Edwin and Celia Stewart of Locust Grove, J.L. and Shirley Smith of Nixa, Mo.; uncles and aunts, Tim and Jana Stewart of Newnan, Joy Potts of Locust grove, Marty and Samantha Smith of Nixa, Mo.; cousins, Jeremy and Jessica Stewart of McDonough, Zachary Stewart of Locust Grove, Carlie and Cody Stewart of Ft. Pierce, Fla., Caleb and Jared Potts of Locust Grove, Joshua Smith of Nixa, Mo.

Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, July 10, 2005 at 3 p.m. from the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. The Rev. Danny Watters, the Rev. Allen Young and the Rev. Jeff Robinson will officiate.

Interment will follow at Rose Garden Cemetery. Friends may visit the family Saturday evening from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to the Compassionate International, P.O. Box 6500, Colorado Springs, Colo. 80962 (ref. #EI-406-0122) in memory of Lacie Smith.

Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough (770) 914-8833.