Norva Gray Porter Smith

July 14, 2013 

Norva Gray Porter Smith, age 85, went to be with her Lord on Friday, July 12, 2013 at Hospice of Wake County.

Funeral services will be held 1100 AM Monday, July 15, 2013 in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home with Reverend Scott Tucker and Reverend L.E. Godwin officiating. Entombment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park.

She was preceded in death by her husband, David Aldon Smith, Sr. in 1988.

She is survived by her five children, Linda Gray Smith Wall, Norwood Marshall Smith, David Aldon Smith, Jr. and his wife Trudy, Deborah Smith Westbrook and Diane Smith Braden; eleven grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren; and one sister, Jenny Cannady.

Family will receive friends from 10:00a.m.-11:00a.m. Monday, July 15, 2013 at the funeral home prior to the service.

Memorials: Hospice of Wake County, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

Arrangements: McLaurin at Pinecrest Memorial Park, Funerals and Cremations.

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