Marilyn Sanders Smith, age 85 passed away June 3, 2014. She was a native of Cheatham County and a resident Rutherford County for over 56 years. Marilyn was a 1946 graduate of Nashville Central High School and a member of World Outreach Church.
Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents, E.H. and Toy Carrigan Sanders. She is survived by her daughter, Elisabeth Smith Taylor of Murfreesboro; sons, Richard A. (Diane) Smith of Murfreesboro, Larry Smith of Murfreesboro and John C. Smith of Virginia; seven grandchildren, Allison Smith, Ashley Taylor Neill, Katie Smith Howard, Summer Smith, Kyle Smith, Samantha Smith and Christie Smith Binkley; and eight great-grandchildren.
Chapel service will be Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 11:00 AM at Jennings and Ayers with Tim Posch officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery with family and friends serving as active pallbearers.
Visitation with the family will be Wednesday, June 4, 2014, 4:00-7:00 PM at Jennings and Ayers Funeral Home; 820 South Church St., Murfreesboro, TN 37130; 615-893-2422. Please leave condolences at www.jenningsandayers.com.
The family would like to thank Dr. Eric Egli and staff, Parkview Meadows Assisted Living and caregivers at Community Care for their wonderful care.