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Mary Smith Lamberth

Mary Smith Lamberth, 88, of Reidsville, went home to be with The Lord on Monday, December 21, 2020 at Green Valley Hospital. A private funeral service will be held Saturday, December 26, 2020 at Baptist Temple Church with Pastor Lyle Milligan and Mr. Shannon Newsome officiating. The committal will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Mary was a native of Caswell County and the daughter of the late James and Lottie Crews Smith. She retired from American Tobacco Company with over 25 years of service. She was a longtime and faithful member of Baptist Temple Church. Mary loved her family and selflessly served others. Christmas was her favorite time of the year celebrating the birth of Jesus, spending countless hours preparing floral arrangements and baking delectable holiday treats. Other joys in her life included traveling to all 50 states, taking care of her pets and cheering for the Atlanta Braves and the North Carolina Tar Heels. Along with her parents, Mary was also preceded in death by her husband James Lamberth; brothers Robert, Odell, George and Gayle Smith; sister Jennie Hedrick; and stepson Jimmy Foster. Mary is survived by her children Cheryl Williams and husband Raymond, Roger Lamberth and wife Lynn and David Lamberth and wife Janet; grandchildren Ashley Wade and husband Glenn, Nick Williams and wife Miranda, Tori Deans, Justin Lamberth and wife Karli, Kristen Lamberth, Meribeth Lamberth, Jordan Lamberth and wife Kendall, Kara Lamberth, Adam Foster and fiancé Hayley Kane and Preston Foster; great grandchildren Arabella Wade, Blake Williams, Tilley Lamberth, Hunter Deans, Derek, Destiny and Diego Foster; sisters Ruby Dockery, Irene McMillan, Sue Reaves and Margaret Moody and a large extended family. Memorial contributions may be made to Baptist Temple Church, 729 Wentworth Street, Reidsville, NC 27320.

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David, Cheryl, Roger and the rest of the family - we are so sorry to hear of your loss. I remember your mom always being a fixture at Baptist Temple from the time we were little kids, and I know you will miss her so much. Our prayers are with you all during this difficult time. David & Melinda Payne

Melinda Jane Dec 30 2020 3:18 PM

I always loved Mary and hold fond memories of her. She was a kind hearted lady. Im so sorry for your loss.

susan P Walters Dec 27 2020 10:20 AM

Cheryl, Roger and David, It is a long time past but I still recall how sweet and kind your Mom was to those of us in the youth group at Baptist Temple. She was a source of encouragement and I know she will be missed. My prayers and thoughts. Keith Bradsher

Keith Bradsher Dec 26 2020 7:09 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Smith Lamberth

Jimmy Montgomery Dec 25 2020 7:59 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Smith Lamberth

Christy Montgomery Dec 25 2020 7:58 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Smith Lamberth

Michael Washburn Dec 25 2020 3:19 PM

Cheryl, Ashley and Nick, I just loved Mary with all my heart. She was such a lady. She helped my so much with TeamKid. We were always talking and laughing about something. You will be in my prayers during this time. I miss seeing everyone in Reidsville. I know Ashley and Nick are all grown. I cherish the time spent with your Mom and all of you. Love you all, Miss Dawn

Dawn Roberts Dec 24 2020 4:47 PM

Sorry for your loss, my prayers and thougshts are with the family at this time. Mary Ann Sensebaugh

MaryAnn Sensebaugh Dec 24 2020 9:21 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Smith Lamberth

Tanya Gatewood Dec 23 2020 7:21 PM

Hi Cheryl, I am sorry for your loss. We will be praying for you and your family. God bless you. Jacqueline Chestnut

Jacqueline A. Chestnut Dec 23 2020 6:46 PM

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