April 11, 1943 – March 25, 2018
Jimmie L. Smith age 74 of Arthur TN departed her earthly home March 25, 2018 to go to her eternal resting place. A lifelong resident of Claiborne County she grew up on the family farm and had a very strong work ethic. She worked at the Middlesboro Tanning Company until it closed with over 26 years there. She then retired from England Upholstery. In her retirement she took care of her mother and could be found cutting her grass with a push mower or walking several miles a day. She was preceded in death by her father Robert M. Harmon of Arthur TN. Survivors include her son William (Rick) Smith and wife Beth of Ashville AL. Daughter Debra Cowles and husband Richard of Flintville TN. Mother Cynthia Harmon Daughtery and husband Tom of Shawanee TN. Brother Bobby Harmon and wife Libby of Arthur TN. Grandchildren Erin Smith, Jerry Smith and Richard Smith of Ashville AL. Nieces and nephews: Tonya Noah, who provided her with excellent care, Bailey Noah, and Dylan Noah all from Arthur TN. Nephew Brian Alexander and wife Denise of Speedwell TN. A host of other family and friends are left to mourn her passing. Our mother requested to be cremated and we are honoring her request. We will be holding a celebration of life for the family on Saturday March 31st at Harrogate Methodist Church.