Katherine Margaret "Kathy" Smith, 88, of Rockwell, passed away at her home Saturday, September 4, 2021.
She was born November 8, 1932 in Cabarrus Co. to the late Pearl Weaver Sheets and William Anderson Sheets.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Bobby Harold Smith, one son Mike Aldrige. Also three sisters Frances Barnhardt, Lorene Foster, and Pauline Nicols.
In her early years she worked at Kayser-Roth Hosiery Mill in Concord, NC, then decided to be a stay at home mom. She had two dogs, two cats, and a parrot. She loved her animals dearly they were her life.
Those left to cherish her memory, two sons, Scott Smith and wife Regina, and Jeff Smith, five grandchildren; Justin Smith, Jordan Smith, Josh Bolen, Stephanie Aldrige, Craig Aldrige, one great granddaughter Kynzaleigh Smith, and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral Service will be held at 12:00 PM Thursday, September 9, 2021 at Whitley's Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dennis Morgan officiating, burial will follow at Oakboro Cemetery.
Visitation will be prior to the service from 11:00 to 12:00 at Whitley's Funeral Home.
Memorial may be made to Cabarrus Animal Rescue, P. O. Box 6076, Concord, NC 28026.
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