Tonya Ann McQueen Smith, 70, Elizabethton, passed away Friday, January 17, 2014, in the Johnson City Medical Center.
She was a Carter County native. Tonya was a 1961 graduate of Elizabethton High School. She retired after 25 years of service from Wal-Mart as a Cash Office Manager. She was a former member of the Junior Women’s Club, having served as president. She was of the Baptist faith.
Tonya was preceded in death by her father, James David McQueen.
Survivors include her husband of 50 years, Harry Lee Smith, Jr.; her children, Rena Smith-Askew and Marlin Askew, Harrisburg, N.C.; Harry Smith III, Murfreesboro, Tenn.; and Heather Smith and Jimmy Hayes, Elizabethton; two grandchildren, Hannah Askew and Dylan Smith; her mother, Katie Williams, Elizabethton; one brother, Phil McQueen, Johnson City.
A Service to Celebrate the Life of Tonya Smith will be conducted at 6 p.m. Monday, January 20, 2014, in Memorial Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Calvin Jett officiating. Music will be provided by Rena Smith-Askew and Harry Smith III. The family will receive friends from 5 to 6 p.m. Monday in Memorial Presbyterian Church. Condolences may be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Smith Family.
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