Emma Smith

  • Born: May 10, 1926
  • Died: June 21, 2020
  • Location: Inman, South Carolina

Seawright Funeral Home and Crematory

26 E. Main Street
PO Box 192
Inman, SC 29349

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Tel. (864) 472-6836

Tribute & Message From The Family


Emma Roberta Alverson Smith, 94, of 670 Narrow Circle went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 21, 2020.

Born in Inman, South Carolina on May 10, 1926, she was a daughter of the late Sallie (Young) Tapp Alverson and John B. Alverson and was the wife of the late Roy "Slick" Smith.

Mrs. Smith retired from Abbott Labortories after 30 years and was a member of Walnut Hill Baptist Church.

She is survived by two sons, Jerry Smith and his wife, Barbara of Inman, SC and Bobby Smith and his wife, Chris of Campobello, SC along with six grandchildren, Zach Foster, Bobby Lee Smith, Kelly West, Justin Smith, Jeremy Smith and John Duffey. .

In addition to her parents and her husband, she was also predeceased by one grandson, Clay Smith; one sister, Luna Greenway; two half sisters, Annie Mary Owens and Beulah Matthews and two half brothers, Bill Tapp and Robert Tapp.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM at Seawright Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at Walnut Hill Baptist Church on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 2:00 PM with Rev. Odell Mosley and Rev. Gary Hensley and Dr. Tommy Turner officiating.

Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Seawright Funeral Home
Inman, SC


Condolence & Memory Journal

so sorry for your loss. I took care of her when I worked as a cna she was so nice to me. always had to match her jewlry with her outfit every night after i got her in her bed.

Posted by judy fulton - Friend   June 25, 2020

So very sorry to see Ms Emma passed away.. My mom was in room 210 near her before she passed last April. Ms Emma was always so sweet.
Prayers for all of you.

Posted by SUSAN BAGWELL - Friend   June 24, 2020

May you experience the peace and comfort of the Holy Spirit in a very special way during this difficult season of mourning and bereavement and beyond is my sincere prayer. John W. Parris, Columbia SC

Posted by John Parris - Columbia, SC - Friend   June 23, 2020

Emma was such a sweet and loving lady. She was a good friend to my mama while she stayed at Magnolia Manor.
My prayers are with her family during this time of sorrow.

Posted by Darlene Peace Tucker - Friend   June 23, 2020

We are saddened to learn of sweet Emma's passing; she was a dear addition to our little group at our Magnolia Manor church gathering. She will be sorely missed and we will look forward to that promised reunion in Heaven.

Posted by Marvin & Nikki Branch - Inman, SC - Friend   June 23, 2020

She will truly be missed. Mrs. Emma shared alot with me during the 13 years I shared with her. This really hurts. Jerry, Bobby, and the family are in my prayers. .

Posted by Sheneka Means    June 23, 2020

We are very sorry for your loss. May God comfort you and wrap His loving arms around you during this time.

Posted by Cathy and Harry McMillan - CAMPOBELLO, SC - Friend   June 22, 2020

Sorry to hear about your mom Slick . God Bless y'all.

Posted by John Zampell - Spartanburg, SC - Friend   June 22, 2020


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