September 19, 2013

Tracy Renee Rackley Smith


— Tracy Renee Rackley Smith, 40, of Villanow, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, following her two-year battle with cancer.

She was born May 6, 1973, was of the Baptist faith, enjoyed crafts and spending time with children. She was a volunteer at Tiger Creek Elementary.

She was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Juanita Grant; paternal grandparents, Robert and Dorothy Rackley.

Survivors include her husband, Gary “Mark” Smith of Villanow; parents, Randall Steve and Sandra Grant Rackley of Dalton; daughter, Emily Ellen Smith; son, William Carlton Smith, both of Villanow; maternal grandfather, Roy Grant of Dalton; sister, Lisa Rackley Forester of Whitwell, Tenn.; best friend, Cindy Davenport; several nieces and nephews, and many other loving family members and friends.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday and prior to the service Sunday at the funeral home.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Roy Gentry officiating. Interment will be in White Cemetery, Villanow.

Online register book is available at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home, LaFayette; (706) 638-1122.