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Striffler-Hamby Mortuary - LaGrange

1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA

OBITUARY

Bartha J. Smith

March 23, 1929November 24, 2019
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Bartha J. Gosdin Smith, 90, of LaGrange, GA went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, November 24, 2019 from West Georgia Hospice.

“Bart” as she was affectionately known was born March 23, 1929 in Randolph County, AL to the late Hayden Harvey Gosdin and Ila Lee Butler Gosdin. She was a faithful and charter member of Independent Church of Worship, where she loved to sing and praise the Lord. She was a Beautician for over 60 years, at B&S Beauty Shop and Bart’s Beauty Shop. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Luther Jackson “Seborn” Smith; a grandson, Michael Lynch; brothers, Buck Gosdin and Willard Gosdin; and a sister, Cnovle Arrington.

She leaves to cherish her memory, her daughter, Naomi Moore; grandsons, Jimmy (Tammy) Lynch, Chris Terry, and Wayne “Bird” Terry; great grandchildren, Brent, Ross, Luke, LeAnn, Jake, Cody, Caleb, and Heaven; nine great great grandchildren; sisters, Snovle Noles Akins, Winniefred Arrington, Molly Ann (Donnie) Arrington, Marvalene Spradlin, and Reba (Billy) Brown; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

The Gathering of Family and Friends will be Monday, November 25, 2019 from 5:00pm until 8:00pm at the funeral home. The Celebration of Life Service will be 1:00pm Tuesday, November 26, 2019 in the Striffler-Hamby Mortuary Chapel with Pastor Jerry Scarborough officiating. .Burial will be in Restlawn Memory Gardens.

Those wishing to share a condolence or remembrance with the family may do so by visiting www.shlagrange.com.

Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 (706) 884-8636. www.shlagrange.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Naaomi Moore, Daughter
  • Jimmy & Tammy Lynch, Grandson
  • Chris Terry, Grandson
  • Wayne "Bird" Terry, Grandson
  • Brent, Great Grandchild
  • Ross, Great Grandchild
  • Luke, Great Grandchild
  • LeAnna, Great Grandchild
  • Jake, Great Grandchild
  • Cody, Great Grandchild
  • Caleb, Great Grandchild
  • Heaven, Great Grandchild
  • Nine, Great Great Grandchildren
  • Snovle Noles Akins, Sister
  • Winniefred Arrington, Sister
  • Molly Ann & Donnie Arrington, Sister
  • Marvolene Spradlin, Sister
  • Reba & Billy Brown, Sister
  • several Nieces, Nephews, other relatives and friends.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Brent Brandon, Pallbearer
  • Ross Brandon, Pallbearer
  • Jake Lynch, Pallbearer
  • Cody Lynch, Pallbearer
  • Jimmy Lynch, Pallbearer
  • Chris Terry, Pallbearer
  • Luke Lynch, Pallbearer
  • Caleb Terry, Pallbearer

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Gathering of Family and Friends Monday, November 25, 2019
  • Celebration of Life Tuesday, November 26, 2019

OTHER SERVICES:

  • Burial

Memories

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Lisa Bandy

November 25, 2019

So sorry for your loss. Loved Bart she was a one of a kind. Went to church with her for many years

Loraine Crenshaw

November 25, 2019

Please accept my deepest condolences. Sincerely, Loraine Crenshaw (Wellstar West Georgia Hospice)

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Biography

Bartha J. Gosdin Smith, 90, of LaGrange, GA went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, November 24, 2019 from West Georgia Hospice.

“Bart” as she was affectionately known was born March 23, 1929 in Randolph County, AL to the late Hayden Harvey Gosdin and Ila Lee Butler Gosdin. She was a faithful and charter member of Independent Church of Worship, where she loved to sing and praise the Lord. She was a Beautician for over 60 years, at B&S Beauty Shop and Bart’s Beauty Shop. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Luther Jackson “Seborn” Smith; a grandson, Michael Lynch; brothers, Buck Gosdin and Willard Gosdin; and a sister, Cnovle Arrington.

She leaves to cherish her memory, her daughter, Naomi Moore; grandsons, Jimmy (Tammy) Lynch, Chris Terry, and Wayne “Bird” Terry; great grandchildren, Brent, Ross, Luke, LeAnn, Jake, Cody, Caleb, and Heaven; nine great great grandchildren; sisters, Snovle Noles Akins, Winniefred Arrington, Molly Ann (Donnie) Arrington, Marvalene Spradlin, and Reba (Billy) Brown; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

The Gathering of Family and Friends will be Monday, November 25, 2019 from 5:00pm until 8:00pm at the funeral home. The Celebration of Life Service will be 1:00pm Tuesday, November 26, 2019 in the Striffler-Hamby Mortuary Chapel with Pastor Jerry Scarborough officiating. .Burial will be in Restlawn Memory Gardens.

Those wishing to share a condolence or remembrance with the family may do so by visiting www.shlagrange.com.

Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 (706) 884-8636. www.shlagrange.com.