Helen Loretta Bowen Smartt, age 73 of Bradyville, Tennessee, passed away on January 25, 2015 at the Alive Hospice Residence in Nashville. Mrs. Smartt was a homemaker and member of the Midway Church of Christ in Cannon County.
She enjoyed crafts, sewing and gardening and will be remembered as one who loved her family and was faithful to her Lord and the Church. She enjoyed her neighbors and friends and dearly loved her sister Georgia, her children and grandchildren.
Mrs. Smartt was preceded in death by her husband, Garnett Wayne Smartt; granddaughter, Deanna Hope Smartt; and parents, Johnie Calvin Bowen and Mamie B. Bowen. She is survived by her daughter, Lisa L. Sissom (Wade) of Bradyville, TN; son, Paul E. Smartt (Manissa) of Bradyville, TN; sister, Georgia Alexander of Elkhart, IN; five grandchildren, Jennifer Joseph, David Joseph, Daniel Joseph, Hannah Smartt and Rachel Smartt; three great-grandchildren, Colton Placek, Ayden Placek and Celestia Nadeau; special niece, Kathy Alexander; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation was on Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 5 - 8 p.m. The Funeral Service was conducted on Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at Central Funeral Home in Manchester, Tennessee with Bro. Brian Pitts and Bro. Charles Williams officiating. Burial followed at the Ivy Bluff Cemetery. CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME of Manchester, TN in Charge of Arrangements.www.centralfuneralhome.com