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Jennifer Kaye Cogdill Smith

Jennifer Kaye Cogdill Smith




Jennifer Kaye Cogdill Smith, age 55 of Waterloo, passed away at her home on Saturday, July 16, 2022.


Born in Spartanburg, she was a daughter of the late Max Lee and Carolyn Cheatwood Cogdill.  A homemaker, she was of the Baptist faith and loved cats.


Jennifer is survived by: a companion, Don Leapard of Waterloo; children, B.J. Smith (Smantha) of Mountville and Jonas Smith of Mountville; sister, Kathy McCall (Mike) of Waterloo; brother, James Cogdill of Kansas; grandson, Charles Wylie Smith; numerous nieces, nephews, and great nieces.


There are no services planned at this time.


Condolences may be expressed online at www.thekennedymortuary.com. 

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Jenfer was my best friend for over 40 years. There wasn't a week that we didnt call each other. I don't know what I'm going to do without her. i know that she is in a better place and no longer in pain. I love you Jenfer and will always miss you!!!!!

Shannon Loper Brock Jul 28 2022 9:23 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Jennifer Smith

Melissa Madison Jul 26 2022 9:17 PM

I was so very sorry and saddened to hear of Jennifer’s passing. My prayers and deepest sympathy goes out to all of her family.
Jennifer and I were in high school together. We had so many great times throughout our years in home room together. She was such a kind and sweet person and will be dearly missed.

Kent Corley Jul 24 2022 7:50 PM

Kathy and family,
We are sorry to hear of Jennifer's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Bruce and Janice Miller

Janice Jul 21 2022 5:54 PM

Kathy, Jimmy, and family,
Gil and I were very sorry to learn of Jennifer’s death.
She was a joy to be around and we shared so many memories with her and your family that make us smile. Your family knew how to make everyone welcome .
Jennifer was a wonderful student and a generous soul.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all and may she Rest In Peace.

Paula Moss Jul 21 2022 5:49 PM

R.I.P. My sweet friend! Prayers for all of her family!

Kimberley Culbertson Vaughn Jul 21 2022 11:57 AM

Rest in peace
From your high school friends
Charles Lollis
And Lea Ann Lollis

Lea Ann Lollis Jul 21 2022 10:52 AM

Many high school memories included Jennifer! I'm so sorry to hear if her passing. My thoughts and prayers go out to her loved ones.

Charlotte Metz Peterson Jul 21 2022 10:40 AM

I am so saddened to hear of Jennifer’s passing. I have fond memories of weekends spent at her home on the lake when we were in high school /band together. She will be missed. Sending my love and prayers for Kathy and the family of Jennifer.

Wayne Owens Jul 21 2022 10:26 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jennifer Smith

Kaye Roberts Jul 21 2022 9:32 AM

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