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Mrs. Judy Elizabeth (Beatty) Smith

December 19, 1949 ~ October 27, 2018 (age 68)
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Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Judy Beatty Smith, age 68 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, October 27, 2018. Mrs. Smith was born in Jefferson, Georgia a daughter of John Beatty of Gainesville and the late Ann Reynolds Beatty. Mrs. Smith was a member of the Jackson County Baptist Church, was a graduate of the University of Georgia where she obtained her Masters Degree and also a graduate of the University of Alabama where she obtained her Education Specialist Degree.  Mrs. Smith enjoyed a successful career spanning twenty-two years with the Jackson County School System. 

Survivors in addition to her father are her husband, Freddie Smith of Jefferson.  Daughter, Becky Cook and her husband Chuck of Jefferson.  Step-daughter, Wendy Smith of Jefferson.  Three grandchildren: Kallon, Mallory, and Mattox Cook.  Sister: Pat Conner and her husband Gene of Jonesboro, brother: John Beatty Jr. and his wife Edith of Belmont.  Sister: Bobbi Nabors and her husband Mike of Jefferson, sister: Connie Carithers and her husband Mike of Winder.  Several special nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be held 3:00 P.M. Tuesday, October 30, 2018 from the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Dr. Jack Lawson officiating. The burial will follow in Evans Memory Gardens with Lance Pass, Alan Steele, Josh Nabors, Danny Rabon, Kyle Beatty and Kip Beatty honored as pallbearers. The family will receive friends, 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. Monday, October 29, 2018 at the funeral home.

Flowers are optional, memorials may be made to University Cancer and Blood Center, 3320 Old Jefferson Road #700, Athens, Georgia 30607.

Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia. 706-367-5467.


Donations may be made to:

The Cancer Society
P.O.Box 49309, Athens GA 30604

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