Fay Cassell Smith
February 2, 1959 – February 16, 2016
Fay Cassell Smith, 57, passed away on February 16, 2016 after a brave battle with cancer. Born on February 2, 1959 in Hopewell, VA; she was the daughter of Eula Smith, of Louisburg and the late Hershell Cassell, Sr. and wife of the late husband, Charlie John Smith.
Fay was a Family Nurse Practioner with UNC Chapel Hill for 13 years and a faithful member of Calvary Chapel Cary in Apex. Fay enjoyed attending church and studying the Bible, worshiping Jesus, meeting the needs of others, and spending time with family and, especially, her grandchildren. She lived as a true servant of Christ, with an unwavering spirit of Godliness that was projected in her words and actions.
She is lovingly remembered by her son: Brandon (Linda) Ellis, of Creedmoor; daughters: Brittany (Tony) Smith and Crystal (Russell) Wilson; siblings: Jackie (Larry) Halls, of Bracey, VA , Robert (Deborah) Cassell, of Raleigh, Alan (Jenna) Cassell, of Cary and Hershell (Donna) Cassell, Jr., of Castalia; grandchildren, Wyatt (9) Noelle (4) and Landon (3), and, by inheritance, Angel (19) and Jordan (13); and other family and friends.
A Celebration of Fay’s Life will be held on Friday, February 19, 2016 at 11 AM at Calvary Chapel Cary, officiated by her dear friend, Pastor Robert Finch. Graveside Services will follow at 2 PM at Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery – 4582 US Hwy 401N – Louisburg, NC.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are preferred to Calvary Chapel Cary – 1600 Center Street – Apex, NC 27502.
Condolences to the family at www.ApexFuneral.net
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