Charity Ann Smith, 86

SUNSET BEACH — Charity Ann Smith, age 86 of Sunset Beach, NC passed away on Thursday the ninth of September 2021 in the Lower Cape Fear LifeCare Center, Bolivia, NC.

Born in Bladen County, NC on the twenty fifth of August 1935, Charity was one of eight children of the late Gaston Britt and Carrie Lee Edwards Packer. She was retired from Colonial Food Stores, Atlanta, GA and more recently she worked for Belk Department Store, Shallotte, NC. Charity and her loving husband Larry were longtime members of Seaside United Methodist Church where she was very active as long as her health would allow.

Surviving are her husband Larry W. Smith; two daughters, Teresa Gerrald of Mullins, SC, Elizabeth Ann Chriscoe of Conway, SC; a son, William G. Camp of Dallas, TX; A brother, Scott Packer of Stockbridge, GA; grandchildren, William Rodney Gerrald, Gina Ann Gerrald, Aaron G. Tanner, Geoffrey Camp, Chelsea Camp; eleven great grandchildren and four great great grandchildren.

Memorial services will be conducted at one o’clock in the afternoon of Wednesday, September 15, 2021, in the Seaside United Methodist Church with The Reverend Dr. A. Gene Cobb officiating.

The family requests that you consider donating in her memory to the Lower Cape Fear LifeCare Center, 955 Mercy Lane, Bolivia, NC 28422 or

Online condolences are encouraged and may be sent to the family at

Michael J Fulwood Funeral Service Licensee, 910-471-5441

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