Mrs. Juanita Chitwood Smith, age 94 of Oneida, departed this life on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at the Huntsville Manor Nursing and Rehab Facility. Born May 2, 1923 in Newcomb, TN, she was the daughter of the late Jarvis and Ellen Blankenship Chitwood.
Mrs. Smith was a member of the Pine Grove Baptist Church, the Pine Grove Seniors, and volunteered for ETHRA for public transportation for 3 years.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband: Mart D. Smith; an infant son: Mart D. Smith, Jr., sisters: Gladess Ball, Delora Smith and Nellie Chitwood; and brothers: Woodrow, Clarence (Hank), Clifford and Hubert Chitwood; sisters: Delora Smith, Ester T., Nellie Chitwood and Gladys Bell.
She is survived by her daughter: Jonnie Ruth Posey of Oneida; 3 grandchildren: John, Stacy and David Posey; and 6 great grandchildren: Jesse J., Call M., Lane W., Levi, Tuesday S. Posey, Chelsea D. Vanhook, Praylee and Bella Posey; sister: Geneva Jones of New Castle, IN; as well as many other family members and friends.
Friends may visit with the Smith family on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 12:00 Noon until time of funeral service at 1 p.m. in the Chapel of Jones & Son Funeral Home with Bro. Ben Neal officiating.
Burial will follow in the Jonathan Chitwood Cemetery in Winfield, TN. Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Jones & Son Funeral Home is serving the family of Mrs. Juanita Chitwood Smith.