Juanita  McCorquodale Smith



Juanita McCorquodale Smith, “Nana”, 96, of Carrboro, NC, formerly of Fayetteville, died Thursday, October 12, 2017 surrounded by her family.

Beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she was devoted to her faith and her family. She was a tower of strength, a fountain of love, and an inspiration to all. She had a special relationship with each of her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren and was deeply loved by each and every one of them. Her presence will be greatly missed but her spirit will forever live in us.

Surviving are her daughters, Diane Smith McArthur of Chapel Hill, NC, Judy Smith Seegert and husband Norm of International Falls, MN, son, Dr. Ransom Smith, Jr. and wife Ginny of Forest, VA., seven grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Ransom N. Smith, Sr., her siblings, and her grandson Ned Seegert.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 1:00pm at Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home in the Chapel, with burial following in Lafayette Memorial Park on Ramsey Street. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 11:30am to 1:00pm prior to the service.