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Judy Sain Smith

Judy Christine Sain Smith, 62, of Mill Spring, NC passed away, Tuesday evening, April 17, 2018 at the Smith Phayer Hospice House, Landrum, SC following a long battle with cancer.

Born in Tryon, NC, she was the daughter of the late Roy Sain and Juanita Bradley Sain. Ms. Smith worked for over 30 years as a Registered Nurse and retired from St. Luke’s Hospital. She was a member of Mountain Valley Baptist Church in the Green River Cove Community.

Surviving is her life-long friend of 54 years, James Steve Smith, Sr. of Saluda; one son, James Steve Smith, Jr. (Janet) of Mill Spring; two daughters, Jeannie Childs (Phillip) of Lawrenceville, GA and Jennifer Skipper (Brandon) of Greer, SC; four brothers, Larry Sain ( Marlyn) of Green River Cove, Don Sain (Mary Ann) of Columbus, David Sain (Connie) of Inman and Phillip Sain (Susan) of Rutherford County; one sister, Ilean McKelvey (Roy) of Green River Cove. Also surviving are seven grandchildren, James Smith, III, Austin Hodge, Ainsley Hodge, Anna Childs, Kensington Skipper, Athena Childs and Brayden Smith.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, April 20, 2018 in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Hendersonville with Rev. Ronnie Hodge officiating.

Following the graveside service, the family will receive friends at her home.

Memorials may be made to Mountain Valley Baptist Church or to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, P.O. Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.

An online guest register is available at www.mcfarlandfuneralchapel.com

McFarland Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Tryon, NC