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Jo Anne (Hollingsworth) Smith

February 7, 2020


Jo Anne Hollingsworth Smith, of Macon, passed away February 7, 2020.  Funeral services will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to SOS Rescue, 2929 Ingleside Ave, Macon, GA, 31204.

Mrs. Smith lived in Macon all of her life, graduating from Miller High School. She went on to attend and graduate from the Nursing Program at, what was then known as, the Macon Hospital.  After graduating nursing school, Mrs. Smith worked at the Macon Hospital before becoming a homemaker and raising her children. After her children were grown, she went on to become a nurse at Wesleyan College and later, the Director of Nursing at Eastview Nursing Home. She loved spending time with her family and was an active volunteer with both the Boy Scouts and the Girl Scouts. Mrs. Smith was married to her late husband, Howard Munsey Smith, Jr., for 58 years, and was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Paul Ernest and Billie Hugh Lindsey Hollingsworth; her infant sister, Billie Anne Hollingsworth, and her stepmother, Helen Ramsey Hollingsworth.

She is survived by her son, Tamblyn (Melissa) Smith, of Macon; daughter, Leigh Erin Smith, of Marietta; daughter, Holly Anne Smith, of Macon; grandchildren, Maggie Smith, Mary-Ellen Smith, Matthew Smith, Kate Campbell, Anne Lauer, Ava Lauer and Sophia Lauer.

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Hart’s at the Cupola, Hart's Mortuary and Cremation Center, 6324 Peake Rd, Macon, GA 31210 has charge of the arrangements.

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