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Annie Drake Morgan Smith

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April 29, 1929 — Feb. 27, 2019

SPRING HOPE — Annie Drake Morgan Smith, 89, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 at her home.

She was an amazing wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and proudly served as an educator in Nash County for more than 50 years. Her love and tireless dedication will be greatly missed.

Mrs. Smith leaves to cherish her memory a daughter, Donna Drake Smith of Raleigh; two sons, Ralph Clyde Smith and William Cecil Smith, both of Spring Hope; six grandchildren, Clint Smith, Rebecca Gallagher, April Carter, Jessica Sorensen, William Smith and Benjamin Groelke; and six great-grandchildren, Emma, Layla, Abigail, Waylon, Jonathan and Augustus.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald F. Smith.

Arrangements are by Spring Hope Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.springhopefh.com.