Helen Lourinda Smart Light 94, of Mount Airy, departed this life to be with her Lord on Friday August 7, 2020. She was born July 29, 1926 to Jimbo and Belle Rakes Smart. She was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed attending church as her health permitted. She retired from the textile industry and enjoyed crocheting, knitting and working word search puzzles. She leaves behind to cherish her memory, two daughters, Marie Lane and Rita Collins and one sister Linda (Marvin) Conner; six grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Ms. Light was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Lavern Lawson; one brother, Gilmer Smart and two sisters, Dorothy Dollyhite and Wavie Rakes and also a special grandson, Timmy Collins. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday August 12, 2020 at 11:00 am in the Cox-Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jerry Pardue officiating.
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