Mrs. Lillie Chambers NeeSmith, age 88 of Vidalia, died Saturday, February 18, 2012 in the Community Hospice House in Vidalia after a brief illness. She was a native of Uvalda, living in Apopka, Florida for sixty years, and moved to Vidalia in 2005. She retired from Ray Brown’s Nursery in Apopka and was a member of the Smyrna United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, MC NeeSmith and three children, Audrey Rich, Alice Irwin, and an infant child.
Mrs. NeeSmith is survived by one son, Hollis Mack NeeSmith and wife Wannell of Sorrento, Florida; eight grandchildren, Cindy Quails of Apopka, Alicia Meeks of Wetumpka, Alabama, Kim Shaffer of Chicago, Illinois, Marty Howard of Sorrento, Dee Dee Schell of Apopka, Eugene Russ of Apopka, Tracy NeeSmith of Deland, Florida, and Natashua Ewing of Eustis, Florida; twenty-two great-grandchildren, twenty-eight great-great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held Monday, February, 20th at 11:00 am in the Smyrna United Methodist Church with Reverend Chad Watkins officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday evening from 6:00 until 8:00.