Tabitha Britney Gellenthin Smith

November 16, 1989September 9, 2018

Tabitha Britney Gellenthin Smith of Pinehurst, TX passed away on September 9, 2018. She was born November 16, 1989 in Houston, TX to Gregory and Johnna Gellenthin. Tabitha grew up in Houston, TX and graduated from Klein Oak High School in 2008. During high school she began her pharmacy technician program and participated in the school color guard. Tabitha married Matthew on May 17, 2013. Together they have a daughter, Charlotte, who is the center of their world. At the time of her death, Tabitha enjoyed working at St Luke's hospital as a Pharmacy Buyer.

Tabitha was a tender friend to all, always offering a willing ear and a warm hug. She loved puzzles and riddles and had a true desire to learn. She loved to laugh and make others smile. Tabitha also loved camping with family, Harry Potter, and crafting of all sorts. Her greatest traits shined as she served her family, specifically as a mother to "Tiny."

Tabitha is survived by her husband Matthew Ellis Smith, daughter Charlotte Marie Smith, father Gregory Garrett Gellenthin, mother Johnna Marie Gellenthin, brother Travis Carl Gellenthin, brother Michael Carew Gellenthin, grandmother Carol A.M. Osenbaugh, grandfather Carl. O. Gellenthin Jr., and grandfather William Carew Cook. Tabitha also enjoyed playing with her seventeen nieces and nephews.

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  • Michael Gellenthin, Active
  • Travis Gellenthin, Active
  • Clint Hernandez, Active
  • Bryce Cook, Active
  • Justin Murphy, Active
  • Jared Smith, Active


  • Visitation Monday, September 17, 2018
  • Celebration of Life Funeral Service Tuesday, September 18, 2018
  • Interment Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Tabitha Britney Gellenthin Smith

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Robert Baker

September 16, 2018

I'm so sorry to see such a wonderful person go, Tabitha was one of the coolest people I ever met

Vickie Kilgore

September 13, 2018

To the Gellenthin Family:

It is with great sadness that I learned of Tabitha's passing; please accept my heartfelt condolences. I wish there were more I could do than pray and keep you all in my thoughts during these most difficult times.

With heartfelt sympathy,
Vickie Kilgore

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