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Marietta Davis Smith

October 10, 1934 ~ February 2, 2024 (age 89) 89 Years Old

Marietta Smith Obituary

A Celebration of Life for Marietta Davis Smith, 89, of Williston, SC will be from 3:00 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, February 4, 2024 at the Folk Funeral Home Chapel, Williston, SC. Marietta passed away on Friday, February 2, 2024.

Born in Beaufort County, SC she was the daughter of the late Arthur Leon Davis and Jeannie Mae Overstreet Murphy and was married to Charles “Buck” Smith. Marietta started working at an early age and found her calling in food service working smaller jobs and then doing menus for the mini school before starting at Holiday Inn as Broiler Chef. She later worked at the Scripps Clinic in La Jolla, CA before retiring as a Registered Dietitian. She loved camping, enjoyed crocheting, and being outdoors tending to her flowers. Her main joys in life was her loving husband of 56 years and spending time and being with her family.

Survivors include her husband, Charles “Buck” Smith of the home; a daughter, Penelope “Penny” (Gregory) Strohmenger; her grandchildren, Charles Campbell, Mary Elizabeth Ray and Abbigail (Nick) Douglas and 6 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son James Franklin Overstreet.

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February 4, 2024

3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Folk Funeral Home
170 Elko St
Williston, SC 29853-2612


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