Mrs. Rosa D. Smith

  • DIED: January 7, 2018
  • LOCATION: Toccoa, Georgia

Mrs. Rosa Dockins Smith, age 97, of Toccoa, passed away Sunday, January 7, 2018 at Rebecca Manor in Cleveland, GA.

Born December 21, 1920 in Clayton, GA, she was the daughter of the late Matthew and Maggie Woodall Dockins.

She was a member of Liberty Hill Baptist Church and retired from Coats and Clark after 36 years of service.

She was preceded in death by her husband Roy Lee Smith; brother, George Dockins; and sisters, Flora Ramey Mary Moore, and Daisy O'Shields.

Rosa is survived by her friends and caregivers, Rilla and Johnny Hornick; sister-in-law, Sara Smith; several nieces, nephews, and other friends.

Funeral services will be held at one o'clock Thursday, January 11, 2018 from the Chapel of Whitlock Mortuary with the Rev. Roger Whiten and Mr. Ray Whiten officiating.

Burial will follow at Liberty Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the mortuary from 10:30 am until the service on Thursday, January 11, 2018.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Liberty Hill Church, 2894 Liberty Hill Road, Eastanollee, GA 30538.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Whitlock Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.


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