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Roselyn Brown Smith

October 26, 2022

Roselyn Brown Smith, 91, of Lynchburg, transitioned from this life Wednesday, October 26, 2022, at Guggenheimer Health and Rehab. She was the daughter of the late Frank L. Brown and Georgia D. Brown.

Mrs. Smith was born on February 17, 1931, in Lynchburg, VA and was a graduate of Dunbar High School class of 1949. Mrs. Smith was a lifelong member of Jackson Street United Methodist Church. Mrs. Smith was retired from Shewels as a seamstress and proudly continued that passion until her health declined.

Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her husband, James H. Smith, Sr. son, Frank L. Smith; daughter, Joanne Smith Thurman; a grandson, Brian E. Thurman; and one great grandson: Kai S. Powell. Mrs. Smith is survived by two sons, Michael L. Smith and James H. Smith, Jr.; and one daughter, Joyce A. Smith, numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren and other relatives.

There will be no services.

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Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg is assisting the family.

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Joyce, Mike and James, I am so sorry to learn of your mothers passing, she was such a sweet lady whom I remember from Jackson St. United Methodist Church, God bless you all, you are in my thoughts and prayers!

Posted by Scott A Smith on November 4, 2022

Mike I am sorry to hear about your beautiful mother. I am praying for you all. May God give you all strength during this time and after

Posted by Alre on October 31, 2022

Dear cousin Mike wishing you and family peace and comfort at this most difficult time. Mom Roslyn may not be gone but she will never be forgotten we’ve had many years of sharing and caring and now she is flying with the angels heaven above. God Bless Love Cousin, Deb & Family.

Posted by Deborah Clark on October 27, 2022

Sending my condolences to the family with lots of love, thoughts, and prayers.

Posted by Tide and Family on October 26, 2022

Hold on to your memories. May God Bless you all.

Posted by Jackie Miller on October 26, 2022

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