Her favorite pastime was shopping for “hats”, Church and collecting roosters for her kitchen.
She was married to the late Warnell Smith, Sr. for 20 years before his death in 1971. She retired from Georgia Regional Hospital of Savannah after 30+ years of service as a LPN.
In addition to her husband, Warnell Smith, Sr., she was preceded in death by her parents and 7 siblings (Sadie, Ozzie, Lucille, Willie, Grady, Claudia & Edna).
Mary Dell believed in God and was a Christian. Early Sunday morning, October 10, 2021, she received her wings.
She leaves to cherish loving memories; 2 sons, Warnell Smith, Jr., Savannah, GA and Sozufe Adeleri known as “Ricky”, Miami, FL; 5 grandchildren Marquis Cooks, Marcus Cooks, Kierra Cooks, Ibn & Bint; 26 great grands and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
Thursday, November 18, 2021
Starts at 1:00pm (Eastern time)
West Broad Seventh-Day Adventist Church