Sharyn M. Smith

December 20, 1945September 6, 2019

Sharyn M. Smith, age 73, of Houston, Texas passed away on Friday September 6, 2019. Sharyn was born December 20, 1945 in Houston, Texas to June E Allen and Emzy Franklin Smith.

Sharyn started going to Airline Manor Baptist Church where she accepted Christ as her personnel Savior and was Baptized by Bro. Riley Hamilton. Sharyn said that was the most important thing that she had done in her life and she loved going to Church.

The one place that she worked was the Chase Bank (originally the Texas Commerce Bank) for 38 years. She started out in in the bookkeeping department, then went to the return items and then to the ACH department until she retired.

She was as avid traveler and had visited all but 6 of the United States along with Carol Hilmers, her tag along. Also, there were two trips to Canada and one included going to Niagara Falls. Most of these trips were done by car, very few were done by plane. Sometimes Mary and James would come by and pick us up and we would go to Dallas of San Antonio just to eat lunch and then return home. Then there were the short road trips after Church, just to be traveling.

Sharyn is survived by; sister Joyce E. Woods and husband Randall and brother Robert E. Smith and wife Mary. Also survived by the Hilmers family; Rose Teal, Carol Hilmers, Martha McMillan and husband Charles, Mary DeVries and husband James and Phyllis Gamble. Sharyn also leaves behind a host of nieces and nephews.

Sharyn was preceded in death by; mother June E. Allen; father Emzy Franklin Smith and step father Elmer Allen.

A visitation for Sharyn will be held Wednesday, September 11, 2019 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Earthman Resthaven Funeral Home, 13102 North Fwy, Houston, Texas. A funeral service will occur Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 10:00 AM. A committal service will occur Thursday, September 12, 2019 at Earthman Resthaven Cemetery, 13102 North Fwy, Houston, Texas.

Serving as pallbearers are Steven Woods, Paul Woods, Drew Skweres, Chase Skweres, Christopher Lester and Justin Lester.

The family members would like to thank the Grace Hospice in Kingwood for all of the care and attention that was shown by them to Sharyn for the past year and a half.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Smith family.


  • Also survived by a host of nieces and Nephews


  • Visitation Wednesday, September 11, 2019
  • Funeral Service Thursday, September 12, 2019
  • Committal Service Thursday, September 12, 2019


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Maxine Roberts

September 10, 2019

Sharyn was my dear friend, my soulmate, and my sister-in-Christ. Her sense of humor was contagious and she could make you laugh. She loved to eat and we shared many meals together. I loved her and there's a piece missing in my heart. RIP Sweet Sharyn. I'll see you again.
Maxine Roberts

Juanita Cobb

September 9, 2019

Sharyn was one of the sweetest ladies that I knew. I am so thankful my husband Larry and I got to see her two weeks before her passing. Although she probably didn't recognize us we spent quality time with her and that was a blessing. You can now rest in peace my dear friend and your humming will be a joyful noice in heaven just as it was here on earth.