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Pleasant Grove Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery

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Pleasant Grove Primitive Baptist Church
Sunday August 30th, 2020

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Alene Elizabeth Paschal Smithey Parker

Alene Elizabeth Paschal Smithey Parker, age 86 of Reidsville, NC went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, August 27, 2020.

The funeral service will be held at Pleasant Grove Primitive Baptist Church on Sunday, August 30, 2020 at 2:00 P.M. with Elder David Underwood officiating. The burial will follow the service at the church cemetery.

Alene was born in 1934 to the late Alben B. Paschal and Ola Smith Paschal. She worked as a Quality Control Tech. for Sylvania for over 20 years. She loved her family dearly, enjoyed working in her yard, Quilting, oil painting, SUDOKU and the occasional trip to the Cherokee Casino with her siblings.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Willie Reid Smithey and her second husband, Sherwood Parker; son, Dexter Smithey; sister, Linda Smithey and brother, Merylin Paschal.

She is survived by her daughters, Dianne Carter and husband, Mike and Janet Eastwood and husband, Glenn; Son, Will Smithey and wife, Leigh Anna; brothers, Rogers Paschal, Jerry Paschal, and Jimmy Paschal; sisters, Ann Smith, Katherine Miles and Maye Ware; grandchildren, Brad Carter, Brian Carter, Stefanie Courts, Steven Eastwood, Ashleigh Smithey, April Pulliam and Josh Pulliam; great grandchildren, Haley Courts, Sadie Rose Carter, Madison Courts, Cameron Carter, Nathan Eastwood and Lucas Eastwood as well as a large and loving group of extended family and friends.

The family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to the staff who were so helpful at Hospice of Rockingham County and Carolina Apothecary. Memorial contributions may be made in her honor to Hospice of Rockingham County at P.O. Box 281 Wentworth, NC 27375.

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I know you are Happy Mama. Without Tears ..Without Worry or Pain ....I Praise God for Your Time Here as Our Mother ....

Dianne Carter Jul 28 2021 2:07 AM

Been a year ..seems like just yesterday .Thank you Mama for all your hard work, and for all the sacrifices you made to provide us with a Home

Dianne Carter Jul 28 2021 1:59 AM

Miss you so much ..Laughter, Tears, Movie Night, Coffee, Delicious meals 😘❤️

Dianne Jul 28 2021 1:50 AM

Love you Mama .Miss you

Dianne Carter Jul 28 2021 1:41 AM

Thank you Dianne

Dianne Carter Sep 3 2020 8:38 PM

Thank you ..Dianne

Dianne Carter Sep 3 2020 8:37 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Alene Parker

Alice Setliff Aug 30 2020 8:07 PM

Dianne, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Nootsie and Debbie

Deborah Austin-Moore Aug 29 2020 10:08 PM

Dianne, Was so very sorry to hear about your mother. Thinking of you, Mike, Brad, Brian and family. Susan and Wayne

Susan Ellzey Aug 29 2020 9:17 PM

Alene was my mother n laws sister. She always made me feel so good. We talked a lot on the phone .she called to check all her sister Ann Smith. We laughed a lot. She was a wonderful friend and I always admired her. Frances Smith (Allen) wife

FrancesSmith Aug 29 2020 6:26 PM

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