Judy Barber Smith, 79 of Concord “Coonbottom” FL passed away at home on May 2, 2021, surrounded by her loving family.
Judy was born December 15, 1941, to the late Rufus and Bannie Barber.
She was well known for her love of the mountains, making and selling crafts, gardening and let's not forget her most talented jelly making skills. If you needed mayhaw jelly, you knew who to call. Judy a.k.a. Skeeter to her devoted husband of 65 years, Leslie, will be missed beyond measure.
She is survived by her husband Leslie Smith, daughter Cindy (the late Dixon Robinson)sons Montia (Valarie), Tracy(Alisha), Trampis (Emily). Her loving sister Patricia “Pat” Barber.
“Nana” will be missed immensely by her grandchildren Justin (Brandy), Brandi (Rion), Austin, Haley (Daniel) and great grandchildren Brantly, Ansley, Mason, Callie and Cade.
Luke 23:43 - And he said to him, “Truly, I say to you, today you will be with me in Paradise.”
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7:00 pm Wednesday evening at Faith Funeral Home, Graveside funeral service will be at 11:00am Thursday, May 6, 2021 at Vickers Cemetery, Havana, Fl. Faith Funeral Home and Crematory is handling the funeral arrangements (850.539.4300 or www.faithfuneralhome.com).
Gifts in memory of Judy B. Smith may be made to UF Health Shands Cancer Center by mailing to UF Health Office of Development, P.O. Box 100386, Gainesville, FL 32610.” *Please indicate on your gift that it is directed to UF Health Shands Cancer Center (fund ID 000737) and that it is in Judy Smith’s memory.
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