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Jane Smith



Jane Griffin Smith




Jane Griffin Smith, age 92, formerly of West Main Street and wife of the late Abram “Abe” Thompson Smith, passed away on Thursday, December 10, 2020, at NHC of Laurens.


Born in Greenville, she was the daughter of the late Jake Cox and Virginia Gray Griffin. Jane was a member of First Baptist Church where she was involved in many organizations such as local missions and visiting with shut ins.


Surviving are her daughters, Ann S. Bishop and husband David of Clinton and Jane Gray S. Thomason and husband Mack of Laurens; grandchildren, Ashley Rowland and husband Michael Kay Marie Thomason, and a step grandson, Robbie Smith; great-grandchildren, Zachary Bridges, Anna Gray Rowland and Hunter Thomason.


In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by a brother, Jack Griffin and a grandson, Matthew Thomason.


Graveside services will be held at 3:00PM, on Sunday, December 13, 2020, at Ora ARP Presbyterian Church Cemetery conducted by Rev. Rickey Letson.


The family will receive friends immediately following the service.


Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 300 West Main Street, Laurens, SC 29360.


Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.thekennedymortuary.com.




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Dear Ann and Jane Gray, so sorry to hear this news about your Mother. Fond memories of her and your Dad at Madge and Tullie's years ago. You and your Family are in my thoughts and prayers . Please accept my Condolences during this difficult time. God Bless.


Thomas Holmes Dec 15 2020 12:00 AM

To the family of Mrs. Smith, we the children of the late Irene Moore send our deepest condolences to the family. I just found out late Saturday the passing of your beloved Mother. Our mother Irene worked for your mother a very long time and she treated us like family. Mrs. Smith was such a sweet and kind person who care a lot about our family especially my mother Irene. May the Lord strengthen the family in the difficult days ahead. Heaven has gain a very special Angel. Rest in Peace. We love you. The children of late Irene Moore, Herman & Clemmie McWilliams and daughter Symone, Willie & Carol Boyd. Fountain Inn SC

Carol Boyd Dec 13 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jane Smith

Gail Bouknight Dec 12 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jane Smith

Paula Aiken Dec 12 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jane Smith

Christy C Coates Dec 11 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jane Smith

Mike Johnson Dec 11 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jane Smith

charles metz Dec 11 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of her passing. Earl and I dont go out at all now because of the COVID so we wont be able to attend the services. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Sara and Earl Robertson

Sara and Earl Robertson Dec 11 2020 12:00 AM