Rebekah Faye Smith

November 5, 1936 ~ April 17, 2019 (age 82)

Rebekah Faye Smith, 82, of Piedmont, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019.

Born in Georgia, she was a daughter of the late James Thomas and Hilda Ayers Ford.

Faye was a member of Earle Street Baptist Church. She retired from Ethox Chemicals after more than 40 years of service. Faye was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother who deeply loved her family.

She is survived by a daughter, Tammi S. Knight (Rickey); two grandchildren, Matthew Knight (fiancée Kelly) and Brittani Costanza (Todd); five great grandchildren, Olivia Rose, Hannah, Matthew, Brandon, and Donnie; a brother, Tony Ford (Dee); and a sister, Nancy Humphreys.

In addition to her parents, Faye was preceded in death by a son, David Anthony Smith.

The graveside service will be held Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Greenville Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 123 W. Antrim Dr., Greenville, SC 29607.

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown.

Donations may be made to:

Alzheimer's Association, Greenville
301 University Ridge #5850, Greenville SC 29601
Tel: 1-864-250-0029

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