Edna Rae Cartwright Smith, 80 of 630 White Hat Road, Hertford, NC went to be with our Lord and Savior on Monday, February 6, 2017 at her residence. She was born November 21, 1936 in Norfolk, VA to the late Raymond N. Cartwright and Edna Earl Snowden Cartwright and was the wife of Robert Alfred Smith of the residence. She was a homemaker and a member of Victory Baptist Church.
In addition to her husband she is survived by a daughter, Barbara “Barbie” Wooton and husband Jamie of Camden, NC; a son, Mark Allen Smith and wife Teri of South Mills, NC; three sisters, Barbara Hopkins and Leanna Strickland both of Virginia Beach, VA and Candice Wright of Jarvisburg, NC; a brother, Raymond Cartwright of Norfolk, VA; seven grandchildren; and ten great grandchildren. She was pre-deceased by a daughter, Lynnette “Bunny” Smith and a brother, Buddy Hall.
Funeral services will be Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Victory Baptist Church with the Rev. Reggie Parker officiating. Burial will follow in Memory Gardens Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday at the funeral home from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Twiford Funeral Home, Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the Smith family. You may express condolences by visiting www.twifordFH.com.
Twiford Funeral Home(Elizabeth City)