Rebecca Stokes Smith

May 4, 2018

CHARLOTTE – Rebecca (Becky) Stokes Smith, 82, of Charlotte, passed away May 4, 2018 at Novant Presbyterian Medical Center following a long illness.

She was born January 7, 1936 in Charlotte, daughter of the late Grover and Verlie Stokes. She attended Harding High School and the co-owner of Southern States Salvage Co. Becky later worked for Renfrow Tile Co. until retirement. She enjoyed outings with the Red Hat Society and CRS and loved cooking. Travel always lifted her spirits. She enjoyed her morning coffee and newspaper, crossword puzzles, computer solitaire, movies and TV. She was a former member of the Charlotte Women’s Club and a member of Providence United Methodist Church

Becky is survived by her son, Jack Mabry; daughter, Lynn Parker; granddaughter Falon Parker and niece, Lisa Frye (Eddie). She was preceded in death by her husband, Tom Smith, a sister and three brothers.

Funeral service will be at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 in the mausoleum at Sharon Memorial Park.

 Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society 1901 Brunswick Ave #100, Charlotte, NC 28207.

 Arrangements are in the care of Kenneth Poe Funeral & Cremation Service, 1321 Berkeley Ave., Charlotte, NC 28204; (704) 641-7606. Online condolences can be shared at


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