Mary Carol White Smith

January 15, 1930July 11, 2013

Mary Carol Smith, 83, of New Bern, died July 11, 2013 at Bayview Nursing & Rehab Center.

She was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church and she previously worked as a tour guide at the Attmore Oliver House. Mary gave generously to many different funds. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Hoover A. Smith and her parents, Thomas and Margaret White and one son, Michael Smith.

She is survived by three sons, Thomas R. Smith of Leland, NC; Christopher W. Smith and wife Cate of Boulder, CO; Patrick Smith and wife Rose of Hartville, OH; and five grandchildren, Samantha, Charlotte, Mary, Oriana and Leo Smith.

Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 pm Monday, July 15, 2013 at Cotten Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at St. Paul Catholic Church. Burial will follow at St. Josephs Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Colonial Capital Humane Society P. O. Box 326 New Bern, NC 28563 or to St. Jude Children’s Hospital 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.


  • Visitation Monday, July 15, 2013
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Mary Carol White Smith

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August 13, 2013

Colonial Capital Humane Society has received a gift in memory of Mrs. Smith from Patricia L. Walton. We thank you for naming CCHS as a way of remembering her.

July 19, 2013

Always will love you Mom. Miss you lots

Michael Shearer

July 19, 2013

Take comfort in knowing that now you have a special guardian angel to watch over you.