Carol Lee Efird Smith, 55, attended St. James Episcopal Church

Carol Lee Efird Smith

WILMINGTON — Carol Lee Efird Smith, 55, passed away Saturday, April 17, 2021.

She was born May 30, 1965, in Akron, Ohio, to Ruth Gramentine Efird and Alex McEachern Efird of Wilmington.

When she was a young child, the Efird family relocated to Wilmington. She graduated from Hoggard High School and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Carol was a flight attendant for Pan Am Airlines and was a loving mother to her children. She was a member of St. James Episcopal Church.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her three children, Robert Tucker Smith III, Ruth Alexandra Smith and Alex Efird Smith; brother, Alex McEachern Efird Jr.; and extended family.

Funeral services were private and interment was held at the family plot in Oakdale Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to be made to St. James Episcopal Church.

Share online condolences with the family at Andrews Mortuary & Crematory.

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