Grace Thompson Smith

Grace Thompson Smith, 91, of Gainesville, Virginia, passed Feb. 3, 2021. 

She was born on Dec. 18, 1929.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Dr. Norman W. Smith, Sr., and a son, Norman William Smith, Jr.

She was a member of  Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Rectortown, Virginia.

Grace is survived by three daughters: Faithe Smith of Centreville, Virginia, Leah Smith Jackson of Manassas Park, Virginia, Lorri Smith Jackson of Manassas, Virginia; a son, Timothy Smith of Bowie, Maryland; 13 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one son-in-law, Bruce; and one daughter-in-law, Memo. 

Viewing will be Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021, from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m., at Faith Christian Church, 6472 Duhollow Road, Warrenton, Virginia, 20187.  Funeral services immediately following will be private. Services will be streamed live at

Pastor Rodney L. Smith, Sr. will deliver the eulogy. Interment will be in Pleasant Valley Memorial Park, Annandale, Virginia. Online condolences can be given at

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