June Colleen Smith

August 12, 1938April 11, 2021

June Wells Smith, 82, of Greencastle went home to be with the Lord on April 11, 2021, at her residence with her family by her side.

June was born August 12, 1938 in Putnam County to the late Shelby Lee and Ivene (Cunningham) Abbott. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Greencastle. June graduated from Roachdale High School and Union Hospital School of Nursing. She was a nurse at Putnam County Hospital for many years in addition to being a local business owner. She married Elmer Wells Jr. who preceded her in death on July 15, 1974. She married George Smith on June 23, 1984 and was married to him for 36 years.

Survivors include husband George Smith of Greencastle; three children: Robin Palatine, (Richard), Dunwoody, Georgia, Deborah Tucker, St. Petersburg, Florida, and Arthur Lee Wells, Greencastle; a step-son George K. Smith, Nashville, Tennessee; three grandchildren: Hailey Tucker, Chicago, Illinois, Trevor Palatine, Athens, Georgia and Brant Tucker, Tallahassee, Florida.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband and a brother, Delmas Lee Abbott. Private family services were held at an earlier date.

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Robin, Rich and Trevor Palatine

April 16, 2021

Rest easy Mom/Grandma. You will be missed more than you can imagine, but we know you are with us in all that we do going forward.

Thank you for the great memories over the years....the Parade, the County Fair and beautiful family time at 602 Medallion Drive.

Love Always,

Robin, Rich and Trevor
(Dunwoody, GA)

Marjorie Weddle

April 15, 2021

Had the pleasure of working with June at PCH. I remember her ready smile and her laughter. RIP dear June.

Delmas Lee Abbott II

April 13, 2021

We all send our love and prayers for strength and comfort during this difficult time. Aunt June was a wonderful woman and will be missed by all of us.

With God's Love and Light,

Carolyn Abbott
Delmas Lee Abbott, II
LaShellee Abbott
Ryan Lee Abbott